Strategic Partners

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Ryan Anderson—Videographer

Ryan Anderson serves as videographer and editor of the LEAD 10 Minute Toolboxes. Ryan is passionate about sharing people’s stories, and provides videography for churches and organizations across the state of Texas through Paper Ketchup Productions.

Taylor Goodell Benedum—Graphic Designer

Taylor is a creative and color-loving graphic designer with 9 years of experience in both corporate and non-profit backgrounds. She creates user-friendly and effective design materials for LEAD, including the LEAD logo branding. Taylor is a graduate of Boston College; B.A. Communication and Boston University (CDIA); Graphic Design Certificate.

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Vonda Drees—Spiritual Artist
Grunewald Guild

Vonda Drees and her husband Jim are Executive Directors of the Grunewald Guild, a sanctuary for the exploration of art, faith, and the mystery of creation in Plain, WA. Vonda’s art journaling can be found throughout the LEAD website and in many of LEAD’s resources as well as on her blog. Read more.

Michael Gyura & the Worship Times team—Website Design and Support

Worship Times staff works closely with LEAD to meet the web-based needs of the organization. With WordPress at its core, the web solutions they offer to churches and their congregations are easy to use and reliable. Their staff are deeply involved with churches on numerous levels, so they know where you’re coming from, and can help you get to where you want to be.

Rich Nelson—Following the Way

Rev. Rich Nelson is a pastor, writer, spiritual director and contemplative. An Episcopal priest, he has served in both Episcopal and Lutheran faith communities and as a non-profit founder and president. Rich currently leads the online faith resource Following The Way, an online community for spiritual growth which helps people center their lives around the Great Commandment to love God with all our Heart, Soul, Mind and Strength.