Catherine Boyle has been impacted by mental health issues her entire life, including her own struggles with anorexia, bulimia,anxiety and depression. Catherine authored Hungry Souls: What the Bible Says About Eating Disorder, and helped launch a ministry home for women with eating disorders. In 2015, Catherine founded Outside In Ministries, focusing on how the church can minister to and with people with mental health issues.
Professionally, Catherine served as an executive at a large U.S. bank. Catherine has led various church and community ministries, and has been interviewed for her ministry work on radio, television and in online magazines. Catherine has a BBA in Accounting and an MBA from Virginia Commonwealth University.
Catherine lives in Richmond, Virginia and has been married to Barney since 1994. They have two children (Jack, 21 and Natalie, 18). Catherine spends free time sewing or doing needlework and working out at the local YMCA.
Dr. Stephen Grcevich
Dr. Stephen Grcevich (MD, Northeast Ohio Medical University) serves as the founder and President of Key Ministry. He is a child and adolescent psychiatrist who combines over 25 years of knowledge gained through clinical practice and teaching with extensive research experience evaluating medications prescribed to children and teens for ADHD, anxiety, and depression. Dr. Grcevich has been a presenter at over 35 national and international medical conferences and is a past recipient of the Exemplary Psychiatrist Award from the National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI).
In his role as President of Key Ministry, Steve serves the primary vision caster and spokesperson for Key and plays an important role in Key’s efforts to develop collaborations with church leaders, professionals and organizations both within and outside the disability ministry movement. He is responsible for strategy and oversees the implementation of Key’s ministry plan. He blogs at Church4EveryChild, is a regular contributor for Moody Radio Cleveland and frequently speaks at national and international ministry conferences on mental health and spiritual development. His first book, Mental Health and the Church, was published by Zondervan in February 2018.
Steve and his wife Denise live in Chagrin Falls, Ohio. They have two daughters - Leah and her husband (Max) are students at the Alabama College of Osteopathic Medicine, and Mira is attending Belmont University and is majoring in psychology. Steve’s work serves as a distraction from the abysmal performance of Cleveland’s professional sports teams.
Dr. Lamar Hardwick is a father, husband, pastor and best selling author. Lamar holds a Master of Divinity degree from Emory University as well as a Doctor of Ministry degree from Liberty University School of Divinity. In 2014, after years of silently struggling with social anxiety and sensory processing issues, Dr. Hardwick was diagnosed with Autism Spectrum Disorder. He is the author of Epic Church as well as his best selling book, I am Strong: The Life and Journey of an Autistic Pastor. Lamar is the pastor of New Community Church located in Lagrange, GA.
Kirsten Holmberg is a writer and speaker based in the Pacific Northwest. Her TEDx talk, “Your adopted child experienced trauma, now what?” chronicles the impact of trauma and Reactive Attachment Disorder on her family. She speaks regularly at church and community events, encouraging others to step closer to Jesus and better know His love for them through His Word. Find her online at www.kirstenholmberg.com.
Lisa Jamieson is an author, speaker, and advocate who serves as executive director of Walk Right In Ministries and leads the Minnesota Disability Ministry Connection. Her children’s book, Jesus, Let’s Talk, helps all children, including early readers and people with developmental differences, to learn the basics of prayer and personal connection with Jesus. Lisa and Larry have three grown children. Their daughter, Carly, has Angelman Syndrome and lives happily with them at home in Minnesota. You can learn more about Lisa’s ministry at lisajamieson.org.
Sandra is the author of Held: Learning to Live in God's Grip and the upcoming release, Unexpected Blessings: The Joys and Possibilities of Life in a Special-Needs Family. She's the co-director of special-needs ministry at her church and is the editor and social media manager for Key Ministry. You can connect with her at sandrapeoples.com.