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Adam Abel

In 1994 Adam Abel started working at Paramount Pictures in the creative affairs office. Through that experience he decided to make entertaining people his career. Abel has produced many feature films, such as the Saints and Soldiers series, Outlaw Trail. And Forever Young. While working in the industry he studied business management at UVU and BYU. Abel is the original producer of the “I’m A Mormon” campaign launched for the church. He, his wife, and five children currently live in American Fork,...

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Nathan Pacheco

Nathan Pacheco is a classically trained tenor who has a passion for reaching out and uplifting people through music. He has been featured globally in live performances, including touring the United States, Canada, and Mexico with Yanni; performing with Latin singing sensation Olga Tañon; touring England, Scotland, and Wales with Katherine Jenkins and the National Symphony Orchestra; performing for Prince Charles in conjunction with the British Forces Foundation and the USO; and performing with the San Diego and Miami Symphonies. Introducing Nathan Pacheco and Christmas with Nathan Pacheco began airing on PBS in 2012. Nathan has also been featured prominently in broadcasts...

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Anita Stansfield

Anita Stansfield began writing at the age of sixteen, and her first novel was published sixteen years later. Her novels range from historical to contemporary and cover a wide gamut of social and emotional issues that explore the human experience through memorable characters and unpredictable plots. She has received many awards, including a special award for pioneering new ground in LDS fiction, and the Lifetime Achievement Award from the Whitney Academy for LDS Literature. Anita is the mother of five, and has two adorable grandsons. Her husband, Vince, is her greatest...

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Frank VanderSloot

Frank L. VanderSloot is CEO of Melaleuca, Inc. in Idaho Falls, Idaho. Since the company began in September of 1985, VanderSloot has directed its growth into an international company that generates more than $1 billion in annual revenue. This is done through a sales force reaching hundreds of thousands of households across North America, Taiwan, Japan, Korea, China, Malaysia, Singapore, Australia, Hong Kong, New Zealand, Germany, Austria, the Netherlands, Ireland, and the United Kingdom.VanderSloot received his bachelor’s degree in business management from Brigham Young University. He and his wife live in Idaho Falls, Idaho, and have 14...

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Timothy Ballard

Timoth Ballard is the CEO and found of Operation Underground Railroad, which rescues children from children-trafficking throughout the world. He graduated from Brigham Young University in political science and Spanish, then received his MA in international politics from Monterey Institute of International Studies. Tim has also worked for the Central Intelligence Agency as well as a Special Agent for the Department of Homeland Security. He has also received the George Washington Honor Medal from the Freedoms Foundation at Valley Forge. Timothy Ballard is a devoted husband and father of six...

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