Katherine Leary Alsdorf | Senior Advisor | University of Virginia
Redeemer City to City’s Global Faith & Work Initiative
For the last 20 years Katherine has developed ministries to equip and mobilize professionals in all sectors to live out the gospel in every area of their work lives. She founded and directed Redeemer’s Center for Faith and Work (CFW) from 2002 to 2013. From 2015 to 2018 she established and led the New City Fellows program in Raleigh, NC. In 2019 she launched the Global Faith & Work Initiative at Redeemer City to City, which is helping churches in global cities better serve their congregants with the theological and spiritual foundations for work and equip them to serve as the church in all sectors of their cities.
Jon Acuff | Best Selling Author; Speaker
New York Times bestselling author
Jon Acuff is the New York Times bestselling author of seven books, including his newest release, Soundtracks: The Surprising Solution to Overthinking. He's an INC Magazine Top 100 Leadership speaker and has spoken to hundreds of thousands of people at conferences and companies around the world including: FedEx, Nissan, Microsoft, Lockheed Martin, Chick-fil-A, Nokia, and Comedy Central. His large and highly engaged social media following includes nearly 300,000 Twitter followers, more than 187,000 Facebook followers, more than 125,000 Instagram followers, and more than 90,000 email subscribers who look to him for his unique blend of humor, honesty, and hope. He lives outside of Nashville, Tennessee, with his wife and two teenage daughters.
JoAnn Flett | Executive Director | Eastern University
Center for Faithful Business at Seattle Pacific University
Dr. JoAnn Flett is the Executive Director of the Center for Faithful Business. JoAnn is a frequent speaker, collaborator, and organizational consultant, teasing out the intersection of faith and business that promotes human flourishing. JoAnn was a 2019-2020 Fulbright Teaching Scholar to Trinidad and Tobago. Her research interests are B-Corps, Faith and Business, Entrepreneurial Support Organizations, and Leadership Development.