We have fantastic speakers to entertain and teach you! Speakers will address conference goers at the Sand Diego Stake Center, 4195 Camino del Rio S, San Diego 92116.

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Keynote Address

Saturday, May 26, 4:15 p.m., San Diego Stake Center

Merrilee Boyack

Merrilee is a professional lecturer and speaks all over the country, featured for many years at BYU Education Week and Time Out for Women. Merrilee has authored several books and talks, including The Parenting Breakthrough, Strangling Your Husband Is Not an Option, In Trying Times, Just Keep Trying, and her most recent, The Mismatched Nativity. Her current passion is working with Family Watch International as President for Utah. She is working to protect the family and children at the international level at the United Nations and in supporting governments around the world to institute measures to protect families.

Sunday Fireside

Sunday, May 27, 7:00 p.m.,

San Diego NORTH Stake Center, 4741 Mt Abernathy Avenue, San Diego, CA 92111

James the Mormon and Entourage

James Brandt Curran is a rapper, singer, songwriter, and record producer, more commonly known by his stage name ‘James The Mormon’. Although he doesn’t make religious music, he believes in being open and true to who you are hence the moniker James The Mormon. James started his journey by posting videos on his YouTube channel in 2014 which attracted much attention from the Mormon community. He then released ‘I’m Not a Rapper’, after rapping would just be a hobby for him. It would soon after hit number 1 on the iTunes Hip-Hop/Rap chart. ‘I’m Not a Rapper’ also went on to reach #1 on the Billboard Top Heatseekers chart.

Camille Nelson

Camille Nelson has been in the music industry for over 9 years, as a multi-instrument artist. Born and raised in Salt Lake City, She is the youngest of six musically inclined siblings. Her father was a violist and her mother was an opera singer. She lived in Nashville as a touring singer/songwriter while collaborating with several incredible artists, including David Archuleta. Camille draws musical and creative inspiration from her travels abroad. She’s visited more than 70 countries, has run marathons on all seven continents, and speaks German and Italian.