We’ve been in 9 cities our first year!
Los Angeles, CA
St. Louis, MO
Coeur d’ Alene, ID
Oklahoma City, OK
San Diego, CA
Santa Barbara, CA
Redwood City, CA
We are booking dates for 2019-2020 now…we’d love to bring SheGrows to you!
Meet Our Team
Laurie Polich Short
is a speaker, author, and adjunct preacher. She speaks at conferences, churches, colleges, and denominational events around the country, and has spoken to over 500,000 people in the last 25 years. Formerly a speaker on the Youth Specialties team, Laurie is a graduate of Fuller Theological Seminary, and the author of 14 books for youth and youth workers. Most recently, she has authored three books: Finding Faith in the Dark (2014), When Changing Nothing Changes Everything (2017), and 40 Verses to Ignite your Faith 2019. Laurie has been in ministry for thirty years, and has served on staff at four churches. She lives in Santa Barbara with her husband Jere, and stepson Jordan. www.laurieshort.com
is a wife, mom, pastor, writer, and international communicator. She’s been a leader in youth ministry for two decades and recently launched a church with her husband in Lakeland Florida. She was the visionary founder of The Justice Movement, a global youth community that creates educational resources and events to empower youth to do justice together, and is currently working on the For Our Neighbors initiative. She has authored 8 books including “Confessions of A Not-So-Supermodel”, “Opposite Day”, “Kingdom Experiment”, “A Parent’s Guide to Understanding Teen Girls”, ” 99 Thoughts For Junior Highers”, “Sacred Life”, “To-Save-A-Life” and “Advent.” Brooklyn is also a Development Team Member and Writer for: It’s Just A Phase – Orange Resources, Ignite Bible and XP3 Middle School Curriculum.
is a communicator, a content creator and a consultant for businesses, churches and social media influencers. Her greatest joy is being a wife and a mother to her son. She has been in ministry for over 10 years mentoring young women. She was formerly the college and career pastor of a 13,000 member church and helped plant a city campus in Downtown Atlanta. Last year, she launched out to build her own business called Embracing ME, helping women discover confidence in who they are created to be.
Administrator, coordinator, lead generator.
Contact Melissa for more information!