ENGAGE. IMPACT. EQUIP. SEND.
Life Training Institute speakers are available to train your group to make a persuasive case for life in the marketplace of ideas. We offer engaging content that will impact you — our audience — and equip you to go forth and defend the pro-life view. We stand ready to partner with you for school assemblies, classroom presentations, Christian college chapels, church youth groups, worship services, retreats, youth rallies, youth camps, banquets, debates, etc.
MEET OUR SPEAKERS
Scott is the Founder and President of Life Training Institute (LTI). For more than 21 years, he has been defining abortion to its one central issue — What is the unborn? His arguments have been received successfully in both Ivy League and inner city schools.
From atheist to Christian, and now pro-life presenter, Jay spends his days talking about the unborn. Jay serves as LTI’s vice president. He is a dynamic speaker and writer whose straightforward message resonates with even the skeptic — and yet he masterfully does so with respect for his audience.
Megan — a former University of Georgia Gymdog and award-winning journalist — has a masters degree in apologetics. As a pastor’s wife, she has a heart for the broken. She has the tenacity to stand on truth in her presentations, but also the gift of listening well and connecting to her audience.
Mike brings a pastor’s heart to the issue of abortion. He takes a shepherd’s approach to reaching hearts and minds, drawing from 23 years experience as a pastor before joining LTI’s staff in 2012.
Jannique has competed in pageants and in corporate America, but today she works tirelessly to stop abortion and the sexualization of teens. A former crisis pregnancy center director, Jannique empowers others to make better choices with regard to their bodies.
A recent Westmont graduate and SoCal boy, Seth has already made a mark in the pro-life movement. He received national attention for challenging his college on its neutral stance on abortion. He founded a pro-life student group and personally funded an abortion debate on campus. Seth has committed his life to engaging the culture on abortion.
|CHRISTINA M. FRANCIS, MD
Dr. Francis is a board-certified OB/GYN and member of the American Association of Pro-Life Obstetricians and Gynecologists. As a speaker for Life Training Institute, Dr. Francis offers her medical expertise, knowledge of bioethics, and pro-life reasoning both here in the U.S and around the globe.
|JAMES J. JENKINS, JR.
James is a 2013 graduate of Cross Examiner’s Instructor’s Academy and volunteers with the California Pro-Life Council. A native of Detroit, Michigan, James lives in Roseville, California, and has made numerous speaking appearances defending life in California and Washington state.
|JUDGE CHRISTOPHER J. DONNELLY, SR.
Judge Chris Donnelly is a recently retired circuit court judge from Chicago, Illinois, who feels called by the Lord to now devote his life to ending abortion in America. He is convinced that the best use of his gifts and talents is to help train and equip people of all ages to stand up and change our culture into one that defends and supports life.
Aaron completed his BA in Criminal Justice from Columbia College in 2008 and went on to pursue his MA in Christian Apologetics at Biola University where he graduated in 2011 with highest honors. Aaron feels a tremendous burden to help defend the unborn and see abortion ended in his generation.
Kim Ketola is an award-winning broadcaster and writer who hosts Cradle My Heart Radio, designed to prevent abortion while helping those whom it has hurt. Kim joins LTI after studying Applied Bioethics with Scott Klusendorf at Oklahoma Wesleyan University. Her compelling personal story and passion for the pro-life message shine through in keynotes, at churches, pregnancy centers, and school and community events.
Brian is a dynamic and energetic speaker whose experience in the world of global business enables him to use accessible stories and ideas to connect with his audiences as he contends for the lives of the unborn. Brian is a dynamic and energetic speaker whose experience in the world of global business enables him to use accessible stories and ideas to connect with his audiences as he contends for the lives of the unborn.