John Sorensen is the President and CEO of Evangelism Explosion International, a ministry dedicated to equipping and training believers worldwide to witness for Jesus Christ. The impact of EE is global and growing. Since EE was founded in 1962, millions of Christians have been trained to share Christ, and it is now used in every nation on earth. John is married to Ann and has four adult children. Recently, he was able to add another title: grandfather.
Dr. Ken Silva has practiced EE since he first was trained in 1971. It was this ministry that prompted him to leave his profession as a physical therapist and study for the ministry. With EE’s help, he planted a church in California and served as its pastor for 19 years before joining EE full time. He authored the Share Your Faith Workshop and its follow up courses and now serves as Senior Vice President of Resource Development and Vice President of EE for North America.
Rev. Randall Wood serves as National Director of EE-USA and oversees field missionaries who work locally to equip believers to multiply in and through their churches. An ordained Southern Baptist minister, Randall joined EE in 2011 after 16 years as Associate Pastor/Evangelism & Missions at Dublin Baptist Church in Ohio. He has led more than 40 short-term mission trips around the world. Prior to the pastorate, he served as an Associate Professor of Agricultural Engineering at The Ohio State University. Randall has been married to Felicia for 36 years. They reside in Columbus, NC. They are blessed with three sons & seven grandchildren.
Art Hallett is a man of many talents. A talented musician and songwriter, he leads praise and worship, preaches, and teaches as an evangelist in prisons and churches across the country. However, Art’s life and passion is prison ministry. He is Director of Prison Ministry for Evangelism Explosion International. Prior to working with EE, he founded Hallett Prison Ministries, Inc. in 1992. Art is married to his lovely wife Jill and they have a daughter, Alex and three grandchildren.
Dr. Darrell Farney serves as the EE Prayer Coordinator for the U.S. He firmly believes that all of our ministry trainings should be preceded by persevering prayer. The Strategic Prayer Workshop will revitalize your prayer life and help you learn to pray more strategically for friends and ministries. Darrell was a full-time pastor in several churches before joining the EE staff in 2002. He has been married to his wife Maureen for almost 52 years. They live in a suburb of Chicago, IL near their two daughters, sons-in-law and five grandchildren.