Presenters

When asked what she does, Angela Baker responds enthusiastically, “I do people!” She sees genius and beauty in every person and passionately believes that education should be about discovering and growing that genius. This life-long passion led her... Read More
When it comes to parenting, Nicholeen Peck is a worldwide phenomenon and leader — and for good reason! Her proven system based on four simple skills transforms even the most out-of-control teenagers and homes from chaos to calm within days. Though... Read More
As the mother of six and the mentor to hundreds of youth, Kathy has been homeschooling since before it was cool. Like you, she has felt the tremendous highs and lows as her children have self-educated and searched for their passions. For the last... Read More
Speaker Website(s): Leadership Education - TJEd
Rachel Pinegar DeMille is the wife of and frequent collaborator with New York Times bestselling author Oliver DeMille. Rachel’s educational history was rather the opposite of Oliver’s but with similar outcomes: whereas he had learning disabilities... Read More
Chairman
Dana has always enjoyed teaching. In high school she had the opportunity to be a student teacher, but found the experience frustrating as she was constantly told “you can’t do that in a public classroom- there are too many kids.” After that... Read More
Linzy and her husband have been homeschooling their four boys for six years. She loves being with her family and learning about and discovering new books to share together. She is passionate about many things, such as reading, quilting, photography... Read More
Jacob Allred met his wife as BYU folk dance partners while working on his undergraduate in non-profit business. They are the parents of seven children whom they have always homeschooled, thirteen years and going strong. He and his wife were inspired... Read More
Tiffany Blanch has a degree in elementary education with a minor in music from Brigham Young University and taught for five years in both public and charter schools in the greater Salt Lake City area. Following in the footsteps of her mother and... Read More
I have been educating my children in an EPIC way since my oldest were little, although only my two youngest were homeschooled. Both of them lived EPIC Adventures from elementary school through high school and graduated using EPIC Adventures as our... Read More
Speaker Website(s): Seedpod.yoga
Jessica is a mom to six kids ages six to eighteen and has been on the path of home education since her first baby was born. She loves watching how naturally little children learn, the bond that being together day in and day out fosters among her... Read More
Kodie Davis never thought she would be one of those "crazy homeschoolers." A former public school teacher, she realized that public school wasn't working for her oldest and timidly began her journey into homeschooling. Now eight years later, she... Read More
Having now been married for 22 years to her husband Adam, and four wonderful children later, Wendy will tell you the best decision they made was to bring their children home. She has been teaching her children at home since 2010. They are happy... Read More
Speaker Website(s): Vision Academy Publishing
Jennifer views homeschooling as her life's mission, and she's been loving it for twenty-five years now. She believes that raising righteous, intelligent, freedom-loving children--and helping others do the same--is a powerful way of contributing to... Read More
Donna Goff has embraced the journey of home education since 1983. She earned a BA in Fine Art and Design and an MA Ed. while home educating her children. She founded Moor House Academy, an LDS online private school (2002-2015). She was co-founder of... Read More
As a child, Nathan Gray discovered two of his greatest interests: creative writing and computer programming. He also discovered some of his minor interests, such as drawing, sustainable architecture, sustainable energy, and audio synthesis. He has... Read More
Speaker Website(s): SunshineOfWellness.com
Natalie Hadley is the creator of Sunshine of Wellness, a wife to her best friend, and a mother of two happy little boys. The title that she honors most is that of mommy, and this is where she spends the majority of her time. Natalie has a passion... Read More
John Hofland began his career teaching junior high art, science, and language arts. Later, as a university professor he has offered workshops for teachers in the US and abroad. His award- winning designs for theater and film have appeared throughout... Read More
After struggling with her own children’s developmental delays, Lisa went to California to learn about a program that has been helping people for decades. This revolutionary program taught the brain and body to work efficiently with each other. She... Read More
Natalie's journey from childhood artist to practical industrial design student to jobless graduate didn't have the ending she thought it would. Thankfully, in what can only be described as a series of personal miracles, Natalie went back to painting... Read More
April Johnson, a mother of six, has been homeschooling for seventeen years using the four-year plan as a backbone, with lots of different co-ops for fun and variety. She graduated from BYU, where she intended to major in English and loves the... Read More
Chelsea and her husband Kirk live near Austin, Texas, with their three kids, two cats, and two dogs. Subscribing to the philosophy that children learn best through play and interactions with other children, Joy School (and homeschool!) has been a... Read More
Speaker Website(s): TheFinancialGinger
Jacob Johnson is a recent graduate of the Utah Valley University's Personal Financial Planning (PFP) program. He worked as a volunteer financial coach and worked with many students on budgeting, credit scores, bankruptcy, and student loan repayment... Read More
Speaker Website(s): www.familyseasons.us
Lynnelle currently lives in Idaho with her husband and eight children and has enjoyed the Adventure of a Lifetime for the last 24 years. The homeschooling chapter of their Adventure began for her family sixteen years ago when they were living in... Read More
Marjohna was born in Washington, D.C., and grew up in Arlington, Virginia, and Bethesda, Maryland. After graduating from high school, she moved to Utah and attended Brigham Young University, receiving a Bachelor of Arts degree in environmental... Read More
Jennifer Pate is the mother of seven kids ranging in age from nineteen to three. Her homeschool journey began eleven years ago and has included a mix of homeschooling, online schooling, charter school, and public school. It has been a journey of... Read More
Alyson grew up in the small town of Payson, Utah. She was homeschooled sixth and seventh grade and loved it. She started homeschooling when she and her husband adopted six children in four years. Some of them had missed a lot of school and were very... Read More
David Rees holds a General Science Degree from SUU and has been teaching science for nine years, eight at Williamsburg Learning. He has nearly been blown up in far too many classes to count and will be advising students on ill-advised experiments... Read More
Susan was born in Montana, grew up in California, went to college in Utah, worked in Washington DC, then moved to San Diego to get a Masters degree in Marriage, Family, and Child Counseling. That's where she met her husband who moved her to Arizona... Read More