• Craig Jutila

    Craig’s passion is to inspire people for life by communicating in a relevant way that brings about healthy change. He has been speaking publicly for almost 30 years and has served on staff The Grove Community Church in Riverside CA for seven years and Saddleback Church in Lake Forest CA for 13 years as Children’s Pastor and Teaching Pastor.

    He has taught at over 500 different local, national and international events and conferences in Canada, Europe, Australia and South America. He has written several books with the most recent being Hectic to Healthy: The Journey to a Balanced Life and Faith and Faith and the Modern Family: How to Raise A Healthy Family in a Modern World. He has appeared on several radio and television programs discussing the topics of authentic leadership, Life balance, family and parenting.

    Craig is president and founder of Empowered Living (www.whowillyouempower.com) whose mission is to “Empower Leaders and Families for Life.” He was voted by Group Magazine as one of the Pioneers of the Decade for work in Children’s Ministry as well as one of the top 20 influencers of the last 20 years in family ministry. He has been married to Mary for over 25 years, has three children, all teenagers, and lives in Southern California. He is a hockey fanatic and has been to 25 out of the 30 NHL Hockey arenas.