As a great communicator a gifted speaker and a talented writer John Lynch is a vital member of the LCI staff. In addition to speaking and leading seminars nationally John has co-authored a number of books for LCI. Those books include Leadership Catalyst's second full-length book TrueFaced. He also serves as the 'Trail Guide' in theTrueFaced Experience DVD guiding participants through a life-changing small group experience. John also edited Beyond Your Best a condensation of LCI's first full-length book The Ascent of a Leader. Beyond that John also serves as teaching pastor at Open Door Fellowship in Phoenix Arizona a position that he has held since 1985. John was equipped for this ministry at Talbot Seminary and applies the life changing TrueFaced message in this real-world ministry community. John applied his love for writing and performing as the co-founder and playwright for Sharkey Productions a theater troupe focused on Gospel-anchored theater productions for those still seeking Christ. John and his wife Stacey have three children Caleb Amy and Carly.