2018 Amplify Writing Conference

June 8-9, 2018 · Orlando, Florida


Don Newman
Don NewmanDirector of Acquisitions
Don Newman is the Director of Acquisitions for Salem Author Services. With over 20 years experience working with Christian authors and editors, Don understands what it takes to…
Dana M. Rosser
Dana M. RosserPublished Author & Speaker
Dana M. Rosser is an author, homemaker, mother and wife, married to Dr. James “Butch” Rosser Jr., a world-renowned laparoscopic surgeon. A graduate of The University of…
Dr. Larry Keefauver
Dr. Larry KeefauverBest-Selling Author
Dr. Larry Keefauver is a best-selling author and international teacher with over 60 books and curricula in print, in 11 languages, with over two million books sold. For over twenty years…
Freida Shingleton
Freida ShingletonPublished Author
Freida Shingleton is originally from Northern Ireland, and currently resides in the United States with her husband Christopher and their daughter Tessa, plus a small envoy of fluffy pets…
Pastor Jimmy Knott
Pastor Jimmy KnottTeaching Pastor
Pastor Jimmy Knott serves as Teaching Pastor at First Baptist Orlando in Orlando, Florida. He is a native of Tennessee, he earned his B.S. degree in Chemical Engineering at…
Courtney Dawn Shaw
Courtney Dawn ShawAuthor, Speaker & TV/Radio Host
Courtney Dawn Shaw is an author, speaker, TV/Radio Host, spokesperson, and Mrs. Florida America 2014/15. You can tune in to her show Authentic Living weekly on 94.9FM and…
Eli Gonzalez
Eli GonzalezBest-Selling Ghostwriter
Eli Gonzalez is a best-selling ghostwriter, and the founder of the International Ghostwriter’s Association. Before launching the I.G.A., he was, and still is, a ghostwriter and…
Erika Bennett
Erika BennettAuthor Coach, Writer & Editor
Erika Bennett is an author coach, writer, and editor who leverages almost a decade of experience in the publishing industry to equip her clients with the tools…
Brittnee Taylor Newman
Brittnee Taylor NewmanDirector of Marketing
Brittnee Taylor Newman is the Director of Marketing for Xulon Press, and has worked in the cross section of journalism, publishing, social media and events for just over a decade.
Valerie Bennett
Valerie BennettPublished Author
Valerie Bennett is a published author who’s first children’s book, Sweet Dreams, I Love You, started as a dream God laid on her heart twenty years ago. By day, Valerie is a Mortgage…
Peter Lopez
Peter LopezPublishing Consultant
You know those people who blend in? You meet them and immediately forget their names or see their faces, but you can’t remember where. Peter Lopez is not one of those people…