/ all 2016 presenters

(sorted alphabetically by first name)

Alan Charter

Global Children’s Forum, Network Facilitator, & Home for Good, Chair of Trustees

Alex Sam

President at Everett Mission Charitable Trust

Alexander Evsyukov

Leader of the Christian Creative Mediagroup BOG.MEDIA

Anja Goertzen Gaona

Legal Advocate, Paraguay

Barbara Ruegger

PhD in Holistic Child Development (HCD) 

Becky Weichhand

Executive Director, Congressional Coalition on Adoption Institute (CCAI)

Beth Templeton

Co-Founder, Hope at Home

Bev Van Rensburg

South African Director for Apples of Gold and Trainer for LAMb International

Billiance Chondwe

Executive Director - Balladeers Global Missions Network International

Brent McBurney

CEO, Advocates International

Brian Wilkinson

Head of Programme, Viva Network

Brittany DeVries

Founder, Creative Producer & Content Curator, Seedling Media Productions

Caitlin Lance

Basement Ministries

Cari Armbruster

RN-BC, Alliance for Children Everywhere, Executive Director

Carol Boyd (B.S., MPhil PhD)

Counselor and Child Development Expert

Casey Walker

Screen Writer, Eloy

Cassie Carstens

The World Needs a Father

Daniel Kaggwa

Pastor, Sign of the Dove Church - Kampala, Uganda

Darya Palatna

Executive Director, International Leadership and Development Center (ILDC) Kyiv, Ukraine

David H. Melilli, J.D., LL.M.

Advisory Council Member, A Family For Every Orphan

David Hennessey

David Hennessey, Director of CAFO Global Network, Christian Alliance for Orphans (CAFO)

Faith Kembabazi

Director or Network Development Coordinator CRANE (Children at Risk Action Network)

Galina Schaefer

Orphan's Promise, Kiev, Ukraine

Gary W. Schneider

CEO, Every Orphan's Hope

Gennadiy Mokhnenko

Founder Pilgrim Republic and "You Will Be Found" National Adoption Movement in Ukraine

George Abaidoo

Coordinator, Ghana & West Africa Without Orphans, Senior Pastor, Executive Director, Calvary Rescue Mission

George Vincent Ebenezer

Chief Executive Officer, Beyond Barriers

Gordon Showell-Rogers

Global Director, One We Stand, Executive Advisory Team, World Without Orphans, Formerly Associate Secretary General, World Evangelical Alliance

Jane Arnott

Care for Children, Country Manager for Thailand

Jeff Rogers

Arts and Media

Jerry Tucker

Adoptive Father, Orphan Advocate, Market Place Minister

Jesus Curabo

National Facilitator for the 4/14 Window Global Movement Philippines

Jodi Jackson Tucker

International Director for Orphan Sunday, Christian Alliance for Orphans (CAFO)

Johanna Buchman

Trainer/Consultant; Trauma & TBRI Educator; Co Founder, LAMb International

Judith Rycus

Program Director and Manager of International Programs, Institute for Human Services / North American Resource Center for Child Welfare

Juliette Arulrajah

Transform World Southeast Asia Regional Co-Facilitator and Training Chairman of the Singapore Methodist MIssions Society

Julio Sagastume

Founder of ACH (Christian Alliance for Orphans in Guatemala) and LOVExports Coffee Co. Fund Raiser Company 

Jurarat Lappanya

Project Manager at Home of the Swallow Nursery and Accountant for the Keeping Families Together Project. Assistant Pastor at Church of Power and a tea

Karen Springs

Project Manager for Eastern Europe and Central Asia at Orphan’s Promise

Karmen Friesen

Executive Director - CoMission for Children at Risk

Katherine Hallick

Social Worker and Trauma Specialist, Hallick and Associates

Kimberly Quinley

Founder, Step Ahead, Leader, Strong Families Alliance Thailand, and Life Coach

Kingsley Kwayisi

Accra, Ghana

Kirk Wong

Sound Production Mixer, Eloy

Laura Doherty

Communications Director at America’s Kids Belong

Lyall Hallick

Former Program Manager and Counsellor, Province of Manitoba, Canada. Member of Hallick and Associates

Lynn Johnston

Co-founder of LAMb International

Malen Perez Papadopoulos

Alliance for Orphan Care, Philippines

Marek Wnuk

Founder and Head of Sunshine Children's Rehabilitation Center

Matthew and Rose Ling

Facilitator 4/14 Window and Family Challenge Transform World, Pastor

Megan (Lindsey) Lestino, J.D.

Director of Public Policy and Education, National Council For Adoption (NCFA)

Megan Meinecke

Camera Operator, Eloy

Menchit Wong

Global Advisory Council for WWO, as Vice-Chairman of the International Board of the Lausanne Movement, the Global Leadership Team of the 4/14 Global

Mick Pease

Founder, SFAC

Mina Podgaisky

Kiev, Ukraine

Nan Beeler

Assistant Director and International Consultant, Institute for Human Services / North American Resource Center for Child Welfare.

Narel and Alison Atkinson

HelpKids Sri Lanka

Nikolay Kuleba

Commissioner of the President of Ukraine for Children's Rights; Co-Founder - Alliance for Ukraine Without Orphans

Norv Brown

Executive Director, Kidzana Ministries

Oleg Shelashskiy

Executive Director of International Leadership and Development Center (ILDC)

Pam Parish

Founder, Connections Homes

Permpoon Lappunya

Assistant Pastor at Church of Power and Project Manager for Keeping Families Together

Phil Green

Chief Executive, Home for Good

Philip Aspegren

Executive Director, Casa Viva

Ramona Dudas

Powerful Testimony from Orphan to Daughter

Rodel Lacson

Regional Director for OneHope for South East Asia and Oceania

Roman Korniyko

Founder and Chairman of an Association of Social Projects "Otchiy Dim" (Father's House); President and Co-Founder Ukraine Without Orphans

Ron Braund

Co-Founder - CoMission for Children at Risk; President - Family Business Transitions

Ruby Johnston, L.S.W.

Director of International Field Operations – Institute for Human Services; Co-founder - LAMb International

Samuel Rich

Film Director, Eloy

Sara Vargas

Family Therapist and Founder and President of Pontes de Amor (Bridges of Love)

Sarah Chhin

Project SKY, Cambodia

Sarah Gesiriech

U.S. Government Special Advisor on Children, U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID)

Sheryl Grunwald

Global Training Director for Kidzana Ministries, in partnership with ACTION International

Shiferaw W. Michael

Africa Coordinator for Transform World Movement 2020

Songkran Mapaisansin

Orphan Promise (CBN), Assistant to the Regional Manager for Asia-Pacific

Stefan Micliuc (Stefi)

President of Romania Without Orphans and Director of Programs for Kiwi House Foundation

Steve Weber

President - CBN Ukraine

Steve Young

Senior Program Officer with the First Fruit Institute

Sukhen Biswas

Bangladesh Without Orphans, Generation Bangladesh Founding Director

Suthasinee Noptunya (Ning)

Care for Children, Training Manager Thailand

Tek Prasad Rijal

National Coordinator, Nepal Without Orphans

Terry Baugh

President and Co-Founder of Kidsave

Tertius Tri Budiardjo

Executive Secretary of 4/14 Window Global Movement, Compassion International Asia Region Advocacy Associate Director

Thomas Abbott

Care For Children, Regional Manager for SE Asia

Vadim Iashin

National Leader, Kyrgyzstan without Orphan and President, Children Found JAVNA