Meet Our Speakers
Saturday Morning Speaker
Maylene Gaston has served in the ministry for most of her life passionately supporting the local church through intercessory prayer, raising up leaders, facilitating Bible studies, and challenging others to become committed followers of Christ. Growing up in Guyana, South America, as a PK, she worked alongside her parents building the church and helping new believers become grounded in the Word of God. Maylene, along with her husband, Ben, has traveled extensively across the globe planting churches, teaching intercessory prayer, training leaders, and organizing church events. Maylene currently serves as the Executive Assistant to the Lead Pastor at Reverb Church in St. Augustine where she lives with her husband, two grown children and two grandchildren.
Saturday Afternoon Speaker
Demi-Leigh Tebow is a South African entrepreneur, motivational speaker, philanthropist,and social influencer who was crowned Miss South Africa and Miss Universe in 2017. Demi was the first South African woman to win the Miss Universe title in 39 years. After surviving a horrific attempted carjacking in South Africa, Demi started the “Unbreakable'' Campaign during her Miss South Africa reign, which aims to educate, empower and equip women all over the world to break through barriers emotionally, mentally and physically. Most importantly though, Demi’s greatest purpose in life is loving God and others through all that she does. Because she is so passionate about helping every woman come to know their purpose and value, Demi, alongside her husband, Tim, have joined the fight against Human Trafficking. Demi currently serves on the board for several organizations worldwide focused on supporting survivors of human trafficking and empowering them to find lasting independence. Demi is passionate about supporting businesses that have ethical practices and use their platform for impact.
Today, she resides in Jacksonville, FL with her husband, Tim, and her 3 dogs, Chunk, Kobe and Paris.