NAME Canada - Event Speakers

Ron & Ann Mainse

2018 - Ron & Ann Mainse

Featured - Keynote Speakers

Ron and Ann Mainse are known across Canada for their years of hosting the popular 100 Huntley Street TV show. They now host the TV program A BETTER US: The Journey After I Do, with Ron and Ann, and speak worldwide with Heart to Heart Ministries. They have a passion for ministering to couples and families, and their vision is that every home would become a loving and excited haven, creating a legacy of hope for future generations.

From: Ontario, Canada

Jack and Simone Winnicky

2017 - Jack and Simone Winnicky

Canadian National Directors & Conference Hosts

Jack and Simone Winnicky are the Canadian national directors for the National Association of Marriage Enhancement (NAME) Canada. In the fall of 1997, while at the international conference in Phoenix, Arizona, they were asked to take the ministry back to Canada. Since then, they have trained hundreds of couples to counsel, mentor and coach others in over 40 NAME Centers across Canada. They have been married for almost 30 years, have 10 grandchildren, and 5 great grandchildren. Jack and Simone are ordained ministers.They continue to lead NAME Canada from Edmonton, Alberta and work to see that this ministry would be represented in every province, city, and town in Canada.

From: Edmonton, Alberta

Vince & Cindy D’Acchioli

2017 - Vince & Cindy D’Acchioli

International Keynote Speakers

Vince D'Acchioli is the founder and president of On Target Ministries, a Christian outreach to men, pastors, and couples. In the past two decades, Vince's seminars, workshops and church services have touched the lives of tens of thousands of people across the United States and Canada. He is a gifted speaker and is known as a stimulating presenter. His sense of humor and dynamic motivational approach enable him to effectively communicate the principles of practical discipleship and balanced spirituality at home, work, church and community. Vince has also authored a number of articles, and is the author of Wired to Work. Vince and Cindy, married 52 years, have two daughters and six grandchildren. They reside in Temecula, California.

From: Temecula, California

Rick & Angie Beynon

2017 - Rick & Angie Beynon

Keynote Speakers

Rick & Angie Beynon are active members of Christcity Church in Edmonton where they lead a 12 step recovery group called CARE (Christ-centered Addiction Recovery Education). Rick is a graduate of Christcity’s Theological Institute as well as an addictions counsellor. Angie is currently enrolled in Christcity’s Theological program. They have been involved with Name since 2013. Rick and Angie love the Lord and are blessed to serve our King for His glory.

From: Edmonton, Alberta

Marlene & Garry Packard

2017 - Marlene & Garry Packard

Keynote Speakers

Marlene & Garry Packard are active in community services with a group of women from the Healing Lodge prison. Marlene leads Kids Zone - an after school outreach for grades 1 thru 5 - helps with senior youth alongside the youth pastor, leads a Mothers of Preschoolers group, and serves on the church board. Marlene authored a book in 2013 entitled “If We Are the Body, Why Are the Broken-Hearted Not Healed?” Marlene & Garry are passionate about fighting for marriages and families!

From: Maple Creek, Saskatchewan

Gerry & Sylvie Hiebert

2017 - Gerry & Sylvie Hiebert


From: Abbotsford, B.C.

Brad & Tonya Luffman

2017 - Brad & Tonya Luffman


From: Edmonton, Alberta

Terry & Trudy Maess

2017 - Terry & Trudy Maess


From: Turtleford, Saskatchewan

Andre & Patricia Marcotte

2017 - Andre & Patricia Marcotte


From: Edmonton, Alberta

Laren Marten

2017 - Laren Marten


From: Sherwood Park, Alberta

Linda Murray

2017 - Linda Murray


From: Edmonton, Alberta

George & Gerda Spindler

2017 - George & Gerda Spindler


From: Ponoka, Alberta

Molly Godzich

2016 - Molly Godzich

Founder and International Director

Molly Godzich is the founder and international director of the National Association of Marriage Enhancement (NAME) Canada. The headquarters is located in Phoenix, Arizona, and has more than 200 marriage counselling centres in over 8 different countries. Pastor Leo and Molly Godzich began NAME International in 1996. Molly is a sought-after speaker at marriage conferences, women's events, pastor conferences and Sunday services, both nationally and internationally. Molly has produced numerous audio resource series: Living with Trials, Amazing Woman, After the Storm, What a Woman Wants, How to be a Helpmate, Rebellion vs. Obedience, and an inspiring DVD which is also one of her best sold resources called No Regrets. As well as being a mother to three daughters, Molly is an ordained minister.

From: Phoenix, Arizona

Dr. Simon Sheh

2016 - Dr. Simon Sheh

Keynote Speakers

Dr. Psychologist Simon Sheh is an author and popular conference, seminar, and retreat speaker based in Edmonton, Alberta. He holds a doctoral degree in Counselling Psychology from the University of Alberta and specializes in the treatment of sexual and pornographic addiction, recovery from extramarital affairs, relationship and marital therapy, and Christian counselling.

From: Edmonton, Alberta

Pastor Jeff and Lori Harmon

2016 - Pastor Jeff and Lori Harmon

Jeff Harmon is the Senior Pastor of the Pearl Church in Edmonton, Alberta. A gifted speaker and evangelist.

From: Edmonton, Alberta

Phil Callaway

2016 - Phil Callaway

Phil Callaway is an award-winning author, speaker, and father of three grown children. He is the best-selling author of twenty-five books and has a daily radio show called Laugh Again, which airs across North America, the UK, and Africa. He is a frequent guest on national radio and TV, and his humorous stories on family life have been featured in hundreds of magazines worldwide. He is based in Canada where he lives with his wife Ramona.

From: Canada