Greg Ogden (DMin, Fuller Theological Seminary) recently retired from professional church leadership and now lives out his passion of speaking, teaching and writing about the disciple-making mission of the church. Most recently Greg served as Executive Pastor of Discipleship at Christ Church of Oak Brook in the Chicago western suburbs. From 1998-2002, Greg held the position of Director of the Doctor of Ministry Program at Fuller Theological Seminary and Associate Professor of Lay Equipping and Discipleship. Prior to teaching at Fuller, Greg enjoyed 24 years in pastoral ministry, primarily within Presbyterian churches, most recently as Senior Pastor at the Saratoga Federated Church in the Silicon Valley, California. While there, he developed a discipleship program used by over 15,000 people and resulting in his book Discipleship Essentials and eventually the Essentials Series. Greg's other books include Unfinished Business and Transforming Discipleship.Philip Taylor is Director of New York University's Program in Educational Theatre. His previous publications with Heinemann include Applied Theatre: Creating Transformative Encounters in the Community (2003) and Redcoats and Patriots: Reflective Practice in Drama and Social Studies (1998).
Cris Warner is Assistant Professor in the School of Teaching and Learning, Ohio State University.
Victoria Brown is a professor of theatre at Gallaudet University in Washington, DC, where she directs the Developmental Drama program. She is a founding artist of the Wolf Trap Institute for Early Learning Through the Arts, works with children, and conducts teacher training workshops on drama in early childhood education nationwide. Brown also serves on the National Arts in Education Partnership Task Force on Children's Learning and the Arts: Birth to Age Eight.