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Conference Faculty

  Saturday Evening Post Editor Holly Miller  


We invite editors and faculty members with the ability and passion to help Christian writers meet the challenges of the changing writing and publishing world. Below is the list of our confirmed 2013 faculty. We will continue to add additional editors and publishers as the conference date nears.

Julie Ackerman Link–Blue Water Ink

Karen Ball – Fiction Author, Agent, Steve Laube Agency

Barb Barnes – Baker Publishing Group

James Barrett – The Amy Foundation

Tim Beals – Owner, Publsher, Credo Communications

Jan and Gary Bower - Illustrator and Author, Bower Family Books

Crystal Bowman - Author, Books for Children

Tim Burns–Word Weavers Intl.

Ann Byle–Agent, Credo Communications

John Chisum–Musician, Worship Pastor

Bryan Davis – Author, Nonfiction, Fantasy Fiction

Clare DeGraaf – Author, Mentor 

Miranda Gardner – Discovery House Publishers

Kristen Gearhart – Editor CBH Ministries

Linda Glaz– Author, Agent, Hartline Literary Agency

Ruth Graham – Author, Speaker

Tim Haines–Digital Media Specialist

Bob Hudson – Senior Editor-at-Large  Zondervan

Eddie Jones – Christian Devotions Ministry,Lighthouse Publishing

Vern Jones – Principia Media Custom Publishers

Carol  Kent – Author and Speaker

Jack Kuhatschek–Executive Vice President and Publisher, Baker Publishing Group

Cindy Lambert – Publishing Strategist, Freelance Collaborative Writer

David Lambert – Author, Lambert Editorial Services

Holly Miller–Author and Editor

Karen Neumair–Agent, Credo Communications

Gloria Penwell – Representative for AMG publishers

Jeanette Taylor – Product Development and Marketing Strategist

Del Teachout – Editor Halo Magazine

John Topliff – Somersault Publishing Group

Gabriele A Udell – Beacon Hill Press

James Watkins – Vista Press, Wesleyan Publishing House

Wendy Wetzel -Baker Publishing Group

Dirk Wierenga–Publishing Advisor