TRIPP FULLER is a competitive home brewer and theology nerd as well as the founder of Homebrewed Christianity, a popular progressive theology podcast and website that garners over 50,000 listens per month. He recently completed his Ph.D. in Philosophy, Religion, and Theology at Claremont Graduate University, and his first book in a ten volume series is entitled “Homebrewed Christianity Guide to Jesus: Liar Lunatic, Lord or Just Freaking Awesome”.
NATHANAEL WELCH is the founder of Different United, a non-profit creating communities for people with and without disabilities through art and photography. He is also an accomplished musician – oboe, guitar, drums, bass, accordion, banjo, etc.
GEORGE MACARY is a property manager and avid eBay seller who lives in Fowler, Colorado. Originally from Maine, he is a die hard Boston Red Sox and New England Patriots fan, which is evident by his living room decor. If you’re ever in Fowler, you’ll probably find George zipping around from property to property on his golf cart (or riding lawn mower).
KEISHA “KIKI” LADD is a certified yoga teacher who travels as much as possible. She recently returned from a three month trip to India, which changed her life forever. She acted and modeled as a child and has recently revisited these old interests. Utilizing yoga and her BA in Psychology, SHE is passionate about helping people find healing through laughter, nature and meditation.
KAT HOUSER is a chef, blogger, and a woodworker from Denver, CO. She’s modeled hair for 303 Magazine, been an extra for Railroad Earth in their music video for “Adding My Voice”, and made appearances in several documentaries. When she’s not in the kitchen or in the wood shop, she’s out hiking, skateboarding, or finding new places to meditate/adventure.
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CRYSTAL CHANDLER is focused on marketing and graphic design by day and anything outdoors on the weekends including camping, fishing, backpacking, and rock climbing. She considers herself spiritual, but not religious, and she lives in Phoenix, Arizona.
SARAH REEVE is a Human Resources Manager who lives in Costa Mesa, California, and she enjoys yoga, running, and homebrewing kombucha. As the daughter of a pastor who suffers from depression, she’s in the process of releasing a bit of toxic religious residue. Did we mention Sarah has a 25 year old daughter and 11 year old son who she adores?
PATRICK DASKOL is a “certified bean counter” aka – Certified Public Accountant – in Denver, Colorado. He is not your typical CPA: he sang for Pope John Paul II during World Youth Day in Denver, performed with the Opera Colorado chorus, and the Denver Gay Men’s Chorus. He is passionate about helping others through humor (bad puns, mostly), singing, and / or bean counting.
ALEXIA GEORGE is the founder of Liv Healthy Baby a national, fresh organic baby food company that delivers directly to your door. Alexia has been modeling and representing brands since she was young, and she is an equestrian with a passion for show jumping.
LOUIS BAKER is passionate about telling stories through film, photography, design, and music. He is the Founder and CEO of Creative Property Group, a real estate agency focused on inspirational environments in southern California, as well as Live2Nest, a consultancy empowering owners of multi-tenant properties to increase value through creativity and culture. Louis is the founder of Fatherless Unite, which helps kids turn a negative into a positive through sports, art, and music, and he is the author of “A Total Life: Four Timeless Principles”.
ELLE BAKER is an actor, singer, and songwriter from Newport Beach, California. She recently performed in Aladdin at the Malibu Playhouse as well as Lady and the Tramp. She has written and performed music since she was 6 years old and recently cameoed on NBC’s America’s Got Talent. She is passionate about bringing hope and happiness through her music and performance.
MICKAYLA & MICHAEL WHISNAN are 13 years old and live in Fowler, Colorado (population 1,206). Not only are they identical twins, but they are even more rare as “monoamniotic twins” – having shared the same amniotic sac within their mother’s uterus. Their unique experience has created a powerful bond in their sisterhood.
Mickayla enjoys basketball, volleyball, softball, track, and swimming. She likes hanging out with her friends at school, spending time with family, and enjoying the peace and quiet of her hometown.
Michael (pronounced “Michelle”) is named after her father. She enjoys listening to country music, spending time with family and friends, and playing basketball, volleyball, and softball.