Josh Wellborn
National Youth Director

Josh and Jennifer Wellborn have come back to their hometown of Springfield, Missouri to serve in the Assemblies of God Youth Ministries after 17 years in full-time ministry. Josh attended Evangel University and Jennifer, Missouri State University.

After pursuing a career in broadcasting, Josh became a youth pastor in 2001 and has served in Brussels, Belgium; Seattle, Washington; and Michigan. Their youth ministry at Mount Hope Church in Lansing, Michigan was nationally ranked in the Top 10 for Speed the Light giving.

In 2015, Josh was appointed as the Michigan District Student Ministries Director, where he oversaw both youth and children’s ministries. Then, in January 2018, he was appointed National Director of Assemblies of God Youth Ministries. Josh and Jennifer live in Ozark, Missouri with their four children—Isaac, Symon, Liza, and Stella.

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Eric Hoffman
Speed the Light Director

Eric Hoffman was appointed to serve as director for Speed the Light in January 2018.
In the three years Hoffman served as district youth director (DYD) for Illinois, giving to Speed the Light increased by more than $300,000. Prior to serving as DYD, he was youth pastor at Abundant Life in Alton, Illinois — one of the Top 20 Giving Churches for Speed the Light during his tenure.
“Eric and Liz have a strong record of cultivating generosity and a passion for missions,” says General Superintendent Doug Clay.
Eric and his wife, Liz, have three children.

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Dani Bryant
AIM and Sales Administrative Coordinator
Jade Crook
Editor and Resource Coordinator
Caleb Ellis
Communications & Content Strategist
Monica Gallinger
Speed the Light Project Coordinator
Billy Hartman
NYM Finance and Operations Manager
Kent Hulbert
Campus Missions Coordinator Youth Alive
Kim Johnson
Administrative Coordinator - Speed the Light
Taylor Laycoax
National Fine Arts Festival Administrative Coordinator
Danielle Liendo
Project Coordinator/Assistant to Director of Student Discipleship
Alex Skiles
Administrative Coordinator to the National Youth Director