2019 Speakers

JAMEY DICKENS
Camp 8Camp 9

SPEAKER | Camp 8 & 9 

Jamey is a pastor, speaker and writer of student content for North Point Ministries in Atlanta, Georgia. In addition to serving as the Director of InsideOut at the Buckhead campus, he is also one of the voices speaking into the content and strategy for all six North Point locations in the Atlanta area. His greatest passion is to show students that knowing Jesus is the greatest thing on the planet and inspire them to live radically for Him. As a long time friend of BigStuf, Jamey loves getting to speak, write and dream with the Bigstuf family every summer. In his spare time he can be found speaking at student events, writing and brainstorming with his friends at XP3 student curriculum, coaching new and aspiring communicators and hanging with his beautiful wife Sara and their two children Cashman and Peyton.

Beth Brady
Camp 3Camp 4

SPEAKER | Camp 3 & 4 

If you’re a leader who has been around BigStuf for a few years, you may recognize the name Beth (Romanoski) Brady because Beth was once our Registration Coordinator and our Intern Director! Having also been a BigStuf camper, leader, intern, and full-time staff member, Beth is truly bringing everything full circle by joining us as a speaker this summer! We couldn’t be more excited to have her back at BigStuf where her life changed as a high school student! A Charlotte native, nowadays you can find Beth traveling, trying out a new restaurant, taking a stroll on the Atlanta Beltline, or looking for a good cup of coffee with her new husband, David. Beth is also the Groups Director of  The Living Room, the college ministry at Buckhead Church where she shares her passion for students and helping them reach their full potential.   

STUART HALL
Camp 1Camp 2Camp 3Camp 5Camp 6Camp 7

SPEAKER | Camp 1, 2, 3, 5, 6, & 7 

Stuart Hall provides vision and leadership for two highly effective organizations (Orange & V21).  He deeply desires to develop spiritually influential students that engage culture.  Stuart partners with great organizations like the Fellowship of Christian Athletes to develop students as leaders, he travels and speaks to thousands of students, leaders, coaches and parents each year, has coauthored three books (The Seven Checkpoints: Seven Principles Every Teenager Needs to Know, MAX Q: Developing Students of Influence and Wired: For a Life of Worship, Leaders Edition), and hopes to one day author one or two more.  Stuart laughs incessantly and serves as a volunteer high school varsity girls basketball coach.  He relishes watching his son play football at Duke University, his oldest daughter play basketball at Rollins College, and his youngest daughter play soccer everywhere.  Stuart loves his beautiful wife Kellee with every fiber of his being.

Reed Moore
Camp 5Camp 6Camp 7

SPEAKER | Camp 5, 6, & 7 

Reed Moore is currently the high school director of Gwinnett Church, one of the Atlanta area churches of North Point Ministries. After graduating from the University of Georgia, Reed felt called to pursue a life in student ministry. His fun, energetic and inspirational style of communicating helps students connect with God, empowering them to live out their faith in a way that makes a difference in their world. Reed and his wife Morgan have two kids, Blakely and Miles. 

Gerald Fadayomi
Camp 8Camp 9

SPEAKER | Camp 8 & 9 

Gerald serves as a high school groups director and communicator at Browns Bridge Church, a North Point Ministries church in Cumming, Georgia. He has a passion for recruiting, developing and supporting leaders to walk through life with students as well as a love for communicating biblical teaching in a relevant and engaging way. His heart is that every student would be introduced to love, acceptance and grace throughout their high school years. In his free time, Gerald will always jump at the chance to be with friends, no matter if they’re gathered around the dinner table or just playing board games. He is also a connoisseur of Cookout milkshakes and a die hard Nike supporter.

Joseph Sojourner
Camp 1Camp 2Camp 4

SPEAKER & HOST | Camp 1, 2, & 4 

Joseph Sojourner has emerged as one of the most promising voices of the next generation. The hip-hop recording artist, writer, and communicator is passionate about engaging the next generation of leaders in the church and throughout culture.  Sojourner serves as the emcee and a communicator for BigStuf camps, the emcee of Catalyst Conferences, a keynote speaker for Orange, Growing Leaders, and Youth Pastor Summit, while continuing to communicate throughout the globe for churches and events. Sojourner’s passion for Jesus, love for people, and honest creativity are what make his voice unique.

2019 Band

Pablo Melgar
Camp 1Camp 2Camp 3Camp 4Camp 5Camp 6Camp 7Camp 8Camp 9

KEYBOARDIST | Camp 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8 & 9 

Pablo’s passion for music began when his fingers first hit a keyboard at 7 years old. Throughout the 25 years that have followed, Pablo has moved from Bolivia to Japan, New York, Missouri, and Georgia, where he now resides with his wife, Leah. Pablo’s love for the keyboard and most recent interest in sound design/programming has led him to play with many churches throughout the Greater Atlanta area and has even given him the opportunity to work with artists such as Israel Houghton, Martha Munizzi, various Spanish Christian artists, and even Jesus Culture on multiple occasions. Pablo’s greatest desire is to create an environment where God’s people can encounter and worship Him freely. 

Chad Russell
Camp 1Camp 2Camp 3Camp 4Camp 5Camp 6Camp 7Camp 8Camp 9

GUITARIST | Camp 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, & 9 

Chad started playing guitar when he was 5, and has been doing it professionally since he was 16.  Chad serves at North Point Community Church when he is home in Atlanta.  He also travels with their high school band across the country.  He has played for Lauren Daigle, Aaron Shust, Laura Story, Meredith Andrews and others.  When he is not playing music, you can find Chad flying airplanes (he’s has had his pilots license since he was 17!) and spending time with his wife Hannah, their golden doodle, Willow, and rescue cat, Bella.  Above all of that, Chad’s biggest passion is Jesus Christ and leading worship for others to encounter Him in a unique way.

CHRIS COLEMAN
Camp 1Camp 2Camp 3Camp 4Camp 5Camp 6Camp 7Camp 8Camp 9

WORSHIP LEADER | Camp 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, & 9 

Chris Coleman has led worship and played guitar with the Bigstuf Band since 2008! When he’s not spending his summer with us, he regularly leads worship at North Point Community Church’s middle and high school environments. He also travels to events and churches all across the country leading worship with his band. Chris lives just outside of Atlanta with his wife, Lauren, and their two dogs, Hudson, and Chief.

Molley Moody
Camp 1Camp 2Camp 3Camp 4Camp 5Camp 6Camp 7Camp 8Camp 9

WORSHIP LEADER | Camp 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8 & 9 

A country girl living in the greater Atlanta area, Molley enjoys the simple things and is always looking for the beauty that life offers. Since she has come alive in the love of Jesus by having her own heart restored, there is nothing she loves more than to see others also come alive to who they are in Jesus. She loves singing from her heart and inviting others through music into the boundless and life-giving love of God. On another note, she likes perfume, makeup, shopping, coffee (with lots of cream and sugar), flowers, The Sound of Music, manicures, Dr. Pepper, being outside, and spending time with her niece and nephews.