Our speakers are AMAZING!!

Dan RalphsDan Ralphs’ official title at Infusionsoft, a growing software company in Chandler Arizona, is Dream Manager. Now in case you didn’t know, a Dream Manager is someone who specializes in helping others identify, commit to and pursue the best version of themselves. The program is built on the belief that we all have greatness within us and that when we accesses it not only will we be happier but also more productive. Dan works diligently to help employees at Infusionsoft to accelerate their rate of growth toward a better future.

Before turning his full attention to dreaming, Dan traveled the globe helping entrepreneurs lay the foundations of their dreams by establishing solid sales and marketing systems.

Most importantly Dan is married to his dream girl, Allison and has 5 children, with whom he is currently residing in Queen Creek, Arizona.

Nicholeen PeckNicholeen Peck is the mother of four and previous foster parent of many difficult and troubled teens. The Peck family’s success with these difficult children was based upon calmness, the principles of self- government, and good communication. She has been teaching people around the world the principles of Self-Government since 1999. She has done Self-Government teaching tours in the United Kindgom and China. In 2009, Nicholeen and her family were featured in a one hour BBC documentary about parenting. She has appeared on various news shows and radio programs to discuss effective parenting. She is a popular public speaker, author of the books, Parenting a House United, Londyn LaRae Says Okay, Porter Earns A Quarter, Big Win For Quin, many magazine articles, and a blog called http://TeachingSelfGovernment.com




William and Vernie Lynn DeMille were both raised on farms and learned the importance of caring for the land in a responsible way. They have been farming together for 19 years and have been teaching the georgic principles for 10 years to groups all over North America. One of their many passions is to help bring the lost American Ideal of Georgics out of obscurity and back into mainstream thinking. They specialize in helping people set up sustainable food production farms from the small backyard garden to the large commercial business. They are currently living in Utah where they are tending gardens, riding horses, and helping to further the work of leadership education. They enjoy writing, hiking, camping, fishing, hunting, gardening, and exploring the unconquered wilderness places. They have spent their lives together providing as much food as possible for their family from the natural world by growing, hunting, gathering, and fishing. They have found this intimate relationship with the earth to be very rewarding.


GW-at-Valley-ForgeBurton and Cherstin Sparks are passionate about living and teaching self-reliant, sustainable living. They are the parents of five beautiful little people: four girls and one boy, and are busy teaching them to be good stewards of their earth, and themselves, and good friends to each other. They teach classes on self-reliant living, build earth bag root cellars, breed miniature jersey milk cows, build compost heaps for the entertainment and health of their chickens, grow mushrooms on top of their refrigerator, sprout grain, bake sourdough bread, make cheese, read books on tracking and knots and sausage making, make vinegar and sauerkraut and pickles, etc., etc., etc. Right now Burton and Cherstin and their family are in the process of finding land to begin a family camp teaching self-reliance and permaculture principles on a larger scale and more permanent basis.

Liberty statueAmber Hopkins has been married to her “Prince” for 23 years and their “happily ever after” has included 6 amazing kids! An 8-year mentoring veteran, Amber specializes in Holistic Health, Home birthing, Homeschooling and Time– and Life-management. Whether in her church or her Commonwealth, she has dedicated her numerous skills and abilities to serve her community in many capacities of leadership and mentoring, from years of Scouting and mentoring many projects, to Principal mentor and Chairman of her Commonwealth School. Delighting in working one-on-one with individuals and families, Amber is an energetic, inspirational and motivational speaker with lots of experience inspiring youth and adults to stretch to their potential!

liberty_bell_1Brenda Haws is an expert in family education and Commonwealth Schools. She brings more than ten years’ experience in inspiring and motivating youth to own their educations!

You won’t want to miss a minute!