John Paul Von Arx About Conferences:

Lisa Cotter

Lisa Cotter About Lisa Cotter is the founder of Made to Magnify, an apostolate with a mission that encourages people to become saints. She and her husband, Kevin, are the co-authors of Dating Detox: 40 Days of Perfecting Love in an Imperfect World and co-hosts of the How-to Catholic podcast. In her free time, Lisa is pursuing a master’s in theology at the Augustine Institute…

Jimmy Mitchell

Jimmy Mitchell About Jimmy Mitchell believes deeply in the power of beauty to change the world, and his gifts of storytelling and piano playing bring him to every corner of the world, inspiring others to realize their capacity for greatness. He’s the founder and chief curator of Love Good, a community of artists, patrons, and young…

Fr. Mike Schmitz

Father Michael Schmitz About Father Michael Schmitz is the director of Youth and Young Adult Ministry for the Diocese of Duluth as well as the chaplain for the Newman Center at the University of Minnesota-Duluth. Father Mike attended Saint Paul Seminary and was ordained in 2003. He offers weekly homilies on iTunes and bulldogCatholic.org and has appeared in programs for youth…

Bob Rice

Bob Rice About Bob Rice desires to share the love of God using every talent with which he has been blessed. He is an internationally known speaker, acclaimed musician, inspirational teacher, and innovative writer. Bob received his PhD in Evangelisation from Liverpool Hope University and currently is the director of the Master of Arts in…

Bob Lesnefsky

Bob Lesnefsky About Bob Lesnefsky serves as assistant director of Household Life at Franciscan University. He has spent most of his life sharing the hope of God’s love with inner-city kids in the nonprofit he started (Dirty Vagabond Ministries). Bob, aka RIGHTEOUS B, is also an award-winning Christian hip-hop artist and speaker, using rap music…