Keynote Luncheon Speaker
Lisa J. Welter
Founder of Connected Kids Initiative &
MN State Director of Safe Families for Children
Lisa lives in St. Paul, Minn. with her husband Cary and their three teenagers. With a Master of Arts in Transformational Leadership, Lisa has spent much of her adult life teaming up with ministry and nonprofit leaders to bring hope and opportunities to those in need. Lisa is a licensed pastor and led in Minnesota's largest church. She oversaw and directed the efforts of community outreach, care ministries, and pastoral development - while leading the church through an entire reframing of outreach and care. Lisa currently leads a non-profit called Safe Families for Children as the Minnesota State Director and is fully invested in Connected Kids Initiative.