Leadership Team

Get to know the NextGen Leaders Team! We’re each different, but as a team, we’re passionate about developing the next generation of  Jesus followers. Like the body of Christ, our team comes from a diverse background, blending unique gifts to pour into our friends.


Jim and Sterling O’Neill

Founders of Next Gen Leaders

Shawna O’Neill

Coordinator, Next Gen Leaders & Conference

Yvonne Miller

Chief Hospitality Coordinator

A.C. Hawthorne

Communication Evangelist

Ricky Bailey

Logistics and Media

Jodie Booker

Hospitality Ninja

Fran Patt

Strategic Instigation

Scott Pleasants

Digital Transformation and Strategic Innovation Advisor