Main Stage Speakers

Xeev Tuam Thao

Thornton, CO

Chee Lee

Fresno, CA

Drew Hyun

New York City, NY

Cawjfajyim Charand

Winder, GA

Keith Neigenfind

San Diego, CA

Joseph Kue

Paris, AR

Workshop Speakers

Bruce is currently serving as the pastor of Gospel City Church which he planted in Sacramento. He received his Bachelor's degree from Toccoa Falls College and his Master's of Theological Studies from Tyndale in Canada. Bruce was a part of helping plant Alliance Community Church in Georgia and Trinity Life Church in Toronto. He is married to Douachi Yang and has a daughter named Evangeleen.

Rev. Albert Vang (Kx. Vam Meej Vaj) has been a pastor within the Hmong District of the Christian and Missionary Alliance since 2006. He served as a youth pastor, senior pastor and now as the NextGen Pastor at Hmong Alliance Church Stockton (CA). Rev. Vang is also a DEXCOM Board Member with the Hmong District. He and his wonderful wife, Bobbie Cha have been married since 2004 and have three children.

Mayche is a board certified psychiatric mental health nurse practioner currently working in community mental health outpatient services and partial hospitalization programs with New Oakland Family Centers in Warren, MI.

Mayche received her BSN at Viterbo University in La Crosse, WI and completed her MSN at Wayne State University in Detroit, MI. With over a decade of psychiatric nursing experience, she is currently a DNP candidate at Wayne State University and plans to focus her research on mental health and the Hmong.

Mayche is passionate about the mental health and wellbeing of future Hmong generations and the role and plan that God has in this journey of health and healing within this community. Mayche also serves alongside her husband at Warren Hmong Alliance Church in the praise and worship, small groups, and youth ministries.

Vang and Shannon live in MN. They have been married for 23 years and have 4 kids. Reverend Vang is currently the Senior Pastor of Alliance Bible Church and his passion is discipleship and knowing the Word of God.

Omee Thao is the wife of Dr. Lantzia Thao, District Superintendent of the Hmong District. They have been married for 32 years and have five beautiful children and one grandson.

Omee received her Bachelors in Psychology from Northwestern College in St. Paul, MN in 2004 and her Masters of Art in Leadership from Denver Seminary in May, 2015, where she also works full-time as a Circulation Librarian.

Omee is passionate about many things, but three of her deepest passions are (1) to continue serving alongside her husband in the ministry as long as God enables her to; (2) to become someone that God can use to empower others and in return that they can do the same for others, generation after generation until we meet Jesus Christ; and (3) to see young people – especially young women to rise up and allow God to use them in a mighty way to impact their generation.

Pang Vang (Nkx. Ntsum Thaiv Vaaj) is passionate about God, women, youth and couples ministry. She dedicates her life to serving God alongside her husband Rev. Jou Thai Vang at the Alliance Church of Merced (ACOM) in Merced, CA. They have been married for twenty eight years and have four children and five grandchildren. She is currently serving as the Director of Alliance Women Ministry (AWM) of the Hmong District of the C&MA. She enjoys teaching small group Bible study, hiking and admiring nature.

Sponsors

Crown College
Simpson University