Kimberly is currently the Generations and Emerging Leaders Pastor for the Baptist Churches of Victoria, Australia. Drawing on 15 years experience as a Generations pastor, her role is to support kids, families, youth and young adult pastors and leaders in their roles with mentoring, training and connection to the broad network of churches. She also seeks to help churches and their senior leadership think, act and grow generationally.
Kimberly is passionate about leadership and team development. She is a State Coordinator within the Arrow Leadership Emerging Leaders program – encouraging leaders in church and para church organisations to explore and develop their leadership potential.
Kimberly is a passionate and gifted communicator. Her wisdom and insight together with her humour and vibrant personality are utilised in her preaching ministry in her home church and at churches, events and generational ministries across Victoria and beyond. As well as speaking effectively from the platform to any size group she is also a gifted facilitator of workshops or training.
Her extensive experience in Leadership Development and Team Leadership also equip her to speak to these topics and support organisations wishing to grow in this area.
More recently, she has been sharing on the topic of Singleness in God’s Family – a journey that has also been encapsulated in her first book.
Shauna is a Mental Health Nurse, author and speaker. She is very passionate about improving mental health through a Christian world view. Combining her career with her faith has helped Shauna to draw closer to God through seeing how intricately and beautifully He has designed our bodies. Shauna and her husband, John, have four adult children and two gorgeous grandsons. They minister at a church on the Sunshine Coast and are passionate about sharing God's love with their local community.
Jane Van Mourik is part of the executive committee for Anew Conference. She is married to Queensland’s State Rep for Baptist World Aid, Brent Van Mourik. Before she met Brent, Jane was a missionary in Uganda, volunteering with two different NGOs before co-founding an organization to care for and rehabilitate trafficked teenage women in 2013. Jane has a passion for poverty alleviation and worship, and loves serving God’s women through Anew Conference, and volunteering alongside her husband in his ministry. When she has some free time Jane is also an Early Childhood Teacher and keen knitter.
Katisha has been part of the Anew Conference worship team for the last six years. She is a classically trained violinist by day and a singer, looping artist and multi-instrumentalist by night. Katisha has almost completed her Bachelor of Music degree at the Queensland Conservatorium and is passionate about using music as a tool to share the love of Jesus. She is excited for the adventures God has for her in 2019 which she hopes will include school chaplaincy and continued touring with her music around regional Queensland.