Speakers

  • Ken Ham

    Ken Ham

    President and CEO of Answers in Genesis

    Ken Ham’s greatest burden is to share the truths of God’s Word, beginning with Genesis 1:1. As president and CEO of Answers in Genesis and the Creation Museum, Ken presents creation topics at Answers Conferences worldwide, has authored and co-authored many books including the bestselling The Lie and Already Gone, and hosts Answers ... with Ken Ham, a daily radio broadcast on 500 radio stations. Ken and his wife live in the Cincinnati area and have five children and ten grandchildren.

  • Ray Comfort

    Ray Comfort

    Founder of Living Waters Ministry

    Ray Comfort is a renown author of over 70 books and a co-host (with actor Kirk Cameron) of the award-winning TV show "The Way of the Master." He is the founder of Living Waters ministry. He blogs daily to hundreds of atheists at "Atheist Central," and has debated atheistic evolution on ABC's Nightline, as well as the BBC.

  • Brian Edwards

    Brian Edwards

    Brian H. Edwards is a Christian Author, Lecturer, and Teacher based in the United Kingdom. His twenty books include historical biographies, Christian theologies, and apologetics. His wider ministry includes preaching and lecturing both in the UK and abroad.

  • Todd Friel

    Todd Friel

    Talk Show Host of Wretched Radio

    Todd Friel is host of Wretched Radio and Wretched TV. Todd’s “Drive By” lecture series includes: Theology, Church History, Marriage, Parenting and Discernment. He has one wife, three children and a dog.

  • Eric Hovind

    Eric Hovind

    President of Creation Today

    Eric began full-time ministry service in 1999. He served in nearly every ministry capacity as well as traveling and speaking. At the age of 30, Eric committed the rest of his life work to the ministry of reaching people through the creation message and founded God Quest ministries and Creation Today.

    Eric lives in Pensacola, Florida with his wife, Tanya, and three children, Stephanie, Angie and Jordan. Eric and the Creation Today team’s mission remains steadfast: impact the world to KNOW their creator—GOD!

  • Tim Chaffey

    Tim Chaffey

    Tim Chaffey is an author, apologist, cancer survivor, and blogger with a passion for reaching young people with the Gospel. He holds a ThM in Church History and Theology and an MDiv specializing in Apologetics and Theology from Liberty Baptist Theological Seminary. He is employed as the content manager for the Ark Encounter and is a popular speaker at camps, schools, and churches.

  • Danny Faulkner

    Danny Faulkner

    Dr. Danny R. Faulkner has a BS (Math), MS (Physics), MA and PhD (Astronomy, Indiana University). For over 25 years he was on the faculty of the University of South Carolina Lancaster, where he taught physics and astronomy. He was Chair of its Division of Math, Science, Nursing, and Public Health (2009 – 2012). Dr. Faulkner retired as a full professor and now holds the title of Distinguished Professor Emeritus. In January 2013 he joined Answers in Genesis and its Creation Museum full time. He has published more than a hundred papers in various astronomy and astrophysics journals. So far, Dr. Faulkner has published one book, Universe by Design.

  • Bodie Hodge

    Bodie Hodge

    Speaker, Writer, and Researcher for Answers in Genesis

    Bodie attended Southern Illinois University at Carbondale and earned a BS and MS in mechanical engineering. His specialty was a subset of mechanical engineering based in advanced materials processing, particularly starting powders. Currently, Bodie is a speaker, writer, and researcher for Answers in Genesis–USA.

  • Terry Mortenson

    Terry Mortenson

    Theologian, Historian of Geology, and Author for Answers in Genesis

    With a PhD in history of geology from the University of Coventry in England, Dr. Mortenson has been studying and speaking on the creation-evolution controversy worldwide since the 1970s. He also holds a Master of Divinity degree from Trinity Evangelical Divinity School in Deerfield, IL.

  • Tommy Mitchell

    Tommy Mitchell

    Physician, Speaker, and Author for Answers in Genesis

    Dr. Mitchell graduated with a BA from the University of Tennessee, Knoxville, in 1980, with a major in cell biology and a minor in biochemistry. He earned a doctorate degree in medicine from Vanderbilt University School of Medicine. Dr. Mitchell had a thriving medical practice in Gallatin, TN for 20 years, but in late 2006, he withdrew from medical practice to pursue creation ministry full time with Answers in Genesis.

  • Georgia Purdom

    Georgia Purdom

    Researcher, Speaker, and Author for Answers in Genesis

    Dr. Purdom graduated with a PhD in molecular genetics from Ohio State University in 2000. Her specialty is cellular and molecular biology. As a former biology professor, she has the experience necessary to make scientific concepts understandable to a wide variety of people. She has also studied the modern Intelligent Design Movement and has a passion for helping women understand the importance of Genesis for their roles as wives and mothers.

  • Andrew Snelling

    Andrew Snelling

    Editor-in-Chief of the Answers Research Journal

    Dr. Snelling completed a bachelor of science degree in applied geology at the University of New South Wales in 1975 and a PhD in geology at the University of Sydney, Australia, in 1982. Dr. Snelling worked for six years in the exploration and mining industries throughout Australia variously as a field, mine, and research geologist. Dr. Snelling joined Answers in Genesis in 2007 as the Director of Research and as a speaker for layperson and technical audiences. He also serves as Editor-in-Chief of the Answers Research Journal.