When
Saturday, October 12, 2019 at 8:00 AM to 2:30 PM
Speakers
Christina Fegert is the Director of Community Relations at Northern Nevada HOPES. HOPES is a nonprofit community health center in downtown Reno that offers integrated medical care and wellness services. They welcome patients, wherever they are in life, and provide them with compassionate, ...

Nevadans for the Common Good is a broad-based coalition of institutions in the Las Vegas area with the goals to build relationships across community based on trust and a willingness to listen to each other; to equip people with leadership skills and practices to get results; to achieve change on ...

The Reverend Blake Busick has been a Pastor in our Annual Conference since 1984 serving United Methodist Churches in Greenville and Taylorsville, Patterson, Fremont, Cupertino, and Santa Rosa. He recently accepted a position as District Superintendent to 100 churches in rural areas of Northern ...

Jeanelle Nicolas Ablola is a gender non-conforming Filipino pastor serving an historically Japanese-American pan-Asian church in San Francisco, and engaging in education and justice work with the California-Nevada Philippine Solidarity Task Force. Their passion is in connecting the life of faith ...

Kim Montenegro is a United Methodist Pastor, church planter, and trainer in cross-cultural relationship-building. Caring about cross-cultural community isn’t just an academic pursuit for her, but a reflection of who she is. She grew up in a multicultural family in Stockton, California, studied ...

As a consultant for churches and nonprofits Rob has a passion for being a connector who coaches professional and volunteer leaders and teams around innovative ideas, projects, events, and partnerships. Rob brings strategic planning, fundraising, networking, leadership, writing, and public speaking ...

Reverend Jennifer Goto of St. Paul’s United Methodist Church is an ordained elder who helps her congregation and the students at San Jose State engage in grassroots community organizing (People Acting in Community Together, PACT, focuses especially on the relationship between police and diverse ...

Father William is Rector Dean of Trinity Cathedral in Reno, Nevada and an accomplished watercolorist who incorporates his art into community outreach and worship. He worked at the national level of the Lutheran Church in America (later the ELCA) in Philadelphia as the art director and design ...