Keynote Speaker

Keynote Speaker

Dr. Ben Marshall

Dr. Mark Shaw

Ben Marshall is the Executive Director of Freedom that Lasts Ministries in Greenville, SC.

He graduated from Saint Martin’s College in Lacey, Washington with a BA in Psychology; he has an MA in Biblical Counseling from The Master’s University, and a Doctorate of Educational Ministry from the Southern Baptist Theological Seminary.  He is an ACBC and IABC certified counselor, and serves as an ACBC Fellow.  He is married to Cory and they have 8 children.
Mark Shaw is the Founder of The Addiction Connection.

He is the Pastor of Counseling at the Nocatee campus of First Baptist Church in Jacksonville, FL, and has been ACBC certified since 2002. He is the Founder of The Addiction Connection, a network of Commissioned Addictions Biblical Counselors (CABC) who offer the “Hope of the Gospel for the Heart of Addiction.” He has authored over twenty publications, including The Heart of Addiction and Understanding Temptation: The War Within Your Heart.

Meet our Breakout Speakers

Randy Roberts

Director of Men's Counseling at Canyon Hills, ACBC Certified
Randy is the Director of Men's Counseling at Canyon Hills. He is ACBC certified and loves to study theology in his spare time. Randy is married to Diana, and they have two children and one granddaughter. 

Pastor Koby Orr

Assistant Lead Pastor at Canyon Hills,
ACBC Certified
Pastor Koby is the Assistant Lead Pastor at Canyon Hills. He holds a Master of Arts in Theological Studies from Faith Seminary. He and his wife, Halley, have five children.

Kerry Heath

Director of Women's Counseling at
Canyon Hills, MABC, ACBC Certified 
Kerry is a PNW native, married to her husband Kelly for 39 years. Together, they have 4 adult daughters, a son-in-law, and one adorable grandson.  They have attended Canyon Hills for over 20 years and she now has the sweet privilege of serving in the counseling ministry as the Director of Women’s Counseling. She loves God’s Word and is constantly amazed by God’s good providence in our lives.

Oliver Underwood

Executive Director of the Men's Damascus House at Canyon Hills, ACBC Certified and TAC Commissioned
Oliver Underwood lives in the Seattle-area with his wife of 17 years, Lisa, and their three children. He serves as the Executive Director of the Damascus House ministries, a biblical discipleship residential ministry of Canyon Hills. Oliver has been leading in addictions ministry for over a decade. Oliver (TAC-Regional Director) and his wife Lisa (TAC-Commissioning Coordinator) also serve at The Addiction Connection, a ministry founded by Dr. Mark Shaw that connects “the Hope of the Gospel with the Heart of Addiction."

Darcy Pearson

Director of the Women's Damascus House at Canyon Hills, MABC, ACBC Certified and TAC Commissioned
 Darcy holds a B.S. in Business Management and a M.A. in Biblical Counseling from The Master’s University in Santa Clarita, CA. In 2021, Darcy was hired as the director for the Damascus House for Women. It has been one of the greatest challenges she has ever had, a life dream, and vision come true. She enjoys a good cup of coffee, spending time with her kids and grandkids, hiking, reading, cooking, and watching movies, but her greatest pleasure is seeing women set free by the power of the Gospel of Jesus Christ.

Nancy Williams

Canyon Hills Staff Counselor, ACBC Certified
Nancy Williams serves as a Women’s Staff Counselor at Canyon Hills, and is also our Short-Term Global Encounter Trip Coordinator and leader of the Building Faithful Women discipleship program. She has been on staff for over 20 years. She was born in South Korea to a Korean mother and American father. She graduated from the University of Northern Colorado with a BA in Elementary Education and Hispanic Studies. After coming to know the Lord in college, Nancy did ten years of Bible Study Fellowship to grow in her faith, and became ACBC Certified in 2016. She is thankful to be single and able to serve the Lord in many CHCC Ministries.

Cal Bauer

Lay Counselor at Canyon Hills,  ACBC Certified
Cal is part of the Canyon Hills lay counseling team. He has been ACBC Certified since 2013, and involved in teaching, counseling, and ministering, often with his wife, Pam. Cal and Pam have been married over 40 years. They have 14 children, 12 of whom they adopted out of Russia. Cal’s day job is in the high-tech industry.

Pastor Jon Walker

Executive Family Ministry Pastor at Canyon Hills 
Jon is the Executive Family Ministry Pastor at Canyon Hills and has been doing youth ministry for 18+ years. He has been married to his wife for that long, and they have three kids whom they have successfully raised to be 49ers fans.

Darryl Jacobsen

Director of Communication at Canyon Hills, ACBC Certified
Darryl is the Director of Communication at Canyon Hills and is ACBC certified. He is married to Kelcy, and they have three boys.

Jonathan Smith

Speaker and Bookstore Director, Faith Ministries
Jonathan Smith is the Director of Technology at Faith Ministries in Lafayette, IN and the President of MBS, Inc.  He is an author and frequent conference speaker.  You can reach Jonathan at and follow him on X @JonathanESmith.

Anna Miller

Conference Coordinator
Anna is the Counseling Office Manager at Canyon Hills. Anna was born and raised in the beautiful state of Michigan and graduated with her bachelor's degree from Michigan State University (Go Green!) before obtaining her Master of Arts in Counseling from Westminster Theological Seminary. Anna moved to Washington almost two years ago to work with the Damascus House for Women and is so thankful the Lord provided a way for her to stay at CHCC through her job in the counseling office. Anna loves cats, hiking, reading, chocolate, coffee, puzzles, and playing games!