Tony Evans is an American Christian pastor, speaker, author, and widely syndicated radio and television broadcaster in the United States. He works as a senior pastor for Oak Cliff Bible Fellowship in Dallas, Texas. He founded the Oak Cliff Bible Fellowship with 10 members meeting at his home in 1976. Additionally, Evans is the founder of The Urban Alternative, a national organization that seeks to restore hope and transform the lives of many people through the proclamation and the application of the Word of God in various communities. Also, he has a radio show, The Alternative with Dr. Tony that usually reaches over 1,400 outlets daily throughout the United States.
John Piper is the founder and teacher of desiringGod.org and chancellor of Bethlehem College & Seminary. For over 30 years, he served as senior pastor at Bethlehem Baptist Church, Minneapolis, Minnesota. Piper grew up in Greenville, South Carolina, and studied at Wheaton College, Fuller Theological Seminary (BD), and the University of Munich (DTheol). Piper taught Biblical Studies at Bethel College in St. Paul, Minnesota, and in 1980 accepted the call to serve as pastor at Bethlehem. He is the author of more than 50 books and more than 30 years of his preaching and teaching are available free at desiringGod.org.Additionall, Piper, and his wife, Noël, have four sons, one daughter, and twelve grandchildren.
Jeffrey Greenfield is an American award-winning television journalist and author in the United States of America. He is a veteran political, media, and culture reporter and analyst having spent more than 3 decades on network and cable television while working also as a print journalist and best-selling author. Greenfield is CNN’s senior political analyst and a contributor to The Situation Room, American Morning, and Paula Zahn Now. Additionally, he has been at the forefront of providing his in-depth insight and analysis on the inner workings of the 2004 political campaigns, including the Democratic National Convention in Boston, the presidential and vice-presidential debates as well as the Republic National Convention in New York.
Nick Schifrin is an American Journalist working at PBS NewsHour in Washington, Columbia, United States. She is currently working as Foreign Affairs and Defense Correspondent for PBS NewsHour in Washington D.C. Metro Area. Nick leads NewsHour’s foreign reporting, as well as in-depth series for NewsHour from Russia, Ukraine, Nigeria, Egypt, Kenya, Cuba, Mexico, and the Baltics. His show, “Inside Putin’s Russia” won a 2018 Peabody Award and the National Press Club’s Edwin M. Hood Award for Diplomatic Correspondence.
Mikaya Thurmond is an American journalist currently working as a weekday morning anchor and a reporter at WRAL in Raleigh, North Carolina, United States. She has numerous awards and recognition including the 2020 -University of Georgia’s 40 Under 40 as well as the 2009 Miss Georgia International (International Junior Miss), for her outstanding performance in covering major stories. Previously she was working as a weekend morning anchor before being promoted to the current position in WRAL.
Barbara Morse is an American journalist at NBC 10 in North Providence, Rhode Island, United States. She is currently working as a weekend evening Heath Anchor and a reporter for WJAR-TV in Cranston, Rhode Island. Barbara is a recipient of numerous awards from organizations, including The Tomorrow Fund, A Wish Come True, the Rhode Island Blood Center, the Rhode Island Black Nurses’ Association, the Visiting Nurse Service of Greater Rhode Island, Home and Hospice Care of Rhode Island, and The Rhode Island Black Historical Society.
Gene Valicenti is an American journalist working at NBC 10 in Michigan, Rhode Island, United States. He is currently working as a weeknights News Anchor at 6 pm for WJAR-TV in Cranston, Rhode Island. Valicenti is a four-time Emmy-winning journalist and also two awards for anchoring. He has covered major stories including the terrorist attacks in New York and Washington, multiple gubernatorial and presidential elections as well as several papal visits. In addition, Valicenti was inducted into the New England Emmy “Silver Circle” for 25 years of distinguished service to the industry in 2012.
Vicki Dortch is a Russian journalist at WLKY-TV in Louisville, Kentucky, United States. She is currently working as a Weeknights News Anchor at 5 pm and 11 pm newscasts for WLKY-TV in Louisville. She was invited to the White House in 2012 given the opportunity to interview the President of the United States, President Obama. In addition, reporting live from the White House was definitely a favorite and memorable moment in her career.
Mark Searles is an American journalist working at NBC 10 in Barrington, Rhode Island, United States. He is currently working as a weekday Chief Meteorologist at 5, 5:30, 6, 7, and 11 p.m. for WJAR-TV in Barrington. Previously, Searles forecasted as a chief meteorologist. in Southern New England weather at WLNE-TV in Providence.
During his free time, he enjoys riding his bicycle, running along the East Bay Bike Path, or catching up on yard work. In addition, she loves spending time with family and friends.
Douglas Metunwa Glanville is an American former professional baseball outfielder. He is currently working with NBC Sports Chicago and ESPN as well as a contributor to The Athletic. Glanville has played in Major League Baseball (MLB) for the Philadelphia Phillies, Chicago Cubs, and Texas Rangers.
He batted .325, and placed second in the National League (NL) to Luis Gonzalez in hits, with 204 in 1999. Additionally, Metunwa is known for his exceptional defense, having attained double-digit outfield assists on three occasions. He ended his Baseball career going 293 consecutive games without a fielding error. Glanville hit the game-winning triple for the Cubs in the 11th inning of Game 3 of the 2003 NL Championship Series.