About Greater Impact Speakers
Jason Gaston // What Transforms the Heart
Jason is the Family Ministries Pastor at The Summit Church, a multi-site church in the Raleigh-Durham area of North Carolina. His driving passion is to see families reached, equipped, and unleashed on the world to herald the gospel down the hallways of their homes to the unreached people groups across the globe.
Jason and his wife have been married for 16 years and have three children. Jason is an avid outdoorsman (if it can be hunted, he’ll hunt it), a baseball enthusiast and coach, book junkie, Garden & Gun magazine connoisseur, and a lover of Crossfit.
Kellen Moore // Widening the Circle of Influence
Kellen is a leader, speaker, and Family Life Pastor at a church plant, Our City Church in Corona, California. Kellen has pastored in student and children's ministries for over a decade and desires to grow the local church for years to come. He partners with Orange at Orange Conference, Camp KidJam, 252 Movie, Orange Tour, National Youth Workers Conference, and is co-host of the Orange Kidmin Podcast. When Kellen isn't developing students, leaders, and parents, you can catch him making life one big dance party!
Ben Trueblood // Fostering a Missional Heart
Ben Trueblood serves as the Director of Student Ministry for LifeWay Christian Resources and has twenty years of student ministry experience, fourteen of which were spent in the local church as a student pastor. In addition to his role at LifeWay Ben is involved in training, consulting, and speaking to student ministries throughout the USA. He is the author of three books: A Different College Experience, Within Reach, and Student Ministry That Matters, and is the host of the LifeWay Student Ministry podcast. Ben also recently started a YouTube channel aimed at encouraging and investing in fellow youth pastors. Ben is driven by a desire for student ministries to expand God’s kingdom, to see the lives of students transformed by the gospel, and to develop students who shape the culture in which they live. Ben and his wife have four children. In his free time, Ben enjoys family, hunting, the St. Louis Cardinals, and is a collector of hobbies.