Walt Henrichsen Mr. Walt Henrichsen is a graduate of Western Seminary in Holland, MI, is with Leadership Foundation, a ministry to help business and professional men integrate their commitment to Christ through their vocation. Prior to this, Walt worked with the Navigators for nearly 20 years. He has authored more than 10 books including the best-selling classic Disciples are Made, Not Born. He and his wife, Leette have four children. Howard Hendricks of Dallas Seminary has called Walt one of the greatest disciplers of men in the world today.

Lee YihLee Yih has worked for Goldman Sachs, Morgan Stanley, and Lehman Brothers, and was also the managing director of Kaplan Educational Center in Hong Kong. He is presently the President of the Layman's Foundation, Inc. (LFI), a national association of Christian laymen who want to use their vocations as platforms to represent Christ in the marketplace. He has been married for 42 years to his wife, Miltinnie Yih, and they have been living in Cambridge, MA for the last 7 years, after doing lay ministry in Hong Kong for 17 years. Their primary ministry work is with Chinese Mainland scholars who are at Harvard and MIT. Lee has a BA from UC Berkeley, MBA from Stanford and ThM from Dallas Theological Seminary and was raised in Iowa and Hawaii.


Jerry BangertDr. Jerry Bangert is a graduate of the University of Arizona in Tucson, where he earned an undergraduate degree in psychology and his Doctor of Medicine. He served as Assistant Professor of Pathology at the University of Texas Health Sciences Center in Dallas for several years, and in 1983 joined the University of Arizona Medical Center as Assistant Professor of Clinical Pathology and Dermatology. Currently Jerry is in private practice and he was recently voted as one of “America’s Top Doctors” by his peers. Lee and Jerry Bangert have been good friends since 1983 and Jerry sits on the Board of Layman's Foundation, Inc. Jerry has been involved in lay ministry for many years, discipling young men and speaking at Christian men's conferences. He feels that the urgent need in the United States is to develop biblically literate men who will obey Jesus Christ in all that they do. Jerry and his wife, Gail are residents of Tucson, Arizona and have two adult children.


Miltinnie YihMiltinnie Yih was a teacher and counselor for the Hong Kong International School, started Kaplan in Hong Kong and China, and now works for Brakeley Consulting as a fund-raising consultant. Miltinnie has co-authored Celebrate the Seasons (NavPress) and was a contributing writer for the Women’s Study Bible (Thomas Nelson). Married to her husband, Lee, for 39 years, they have three adult children: David (31 year old autistic), Christie (currently composing music for film and TV in Los Angeles) and Michael (sales in San Francisco). Miltinnie has a BA from Stanford and a MA from Columbia and was raised in El Centro and SF, CA.

Note: Miltinnie will be speaking only for special breakout sessions with the women at the conference.


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