Ralph left the secular industry in 2008, after working for such companies as Disney, EA Games, and Lockheed Martin, to pursue using his talents for God. He eventually established Sevenfold Films, a Christian film studio. Ralph has directed nearly 80 commercials since 2008. It was shortly after his exposure to materials on creation science, that he contacted Eric Hovind and partnered on various projects, and from that partnership Genesis 3D was born.
Eric Hovind grew up immersed in the world of apologetics and following college graduation in 1999, he began full-time ministry. President and Founder of Pensacola-based organization, Creation Today, Eric’s passion to reach people with the life-changing message of the Gospel has driven him to speak in five foreign countries and all fifty states. He lives in Pensacola, Florida with his wife Tanya and three children and remains excited about the tremendous opportunity to lead an apologetics ministry in the war against evolution and humanism.
Dr. William ``Bill`` Harrity, a practicing anesthesiologist from Pasadena, California, has been involved in the industry for more than 20 years—from credits as a writer, producer, actor, editor, and post-production supervisor to International film distribution, domestic home video sales and domestic theatrical distribution. Harrity created Resurrection Pictures the world's first 501(c)(3) non-profit, Christian movie ministry of its kind, out of frustration for lack of good Christian content. We're blessed by his support!
Jeremy is an explorer, filmmaker and a seasoned Director of Photography. His guerrilla approach to filmmaking has put him in unique positions to capture amazing stories in different parts of the world. He has filmed hundreds of commercials for various clients and has won several prestigious awards. He has an immense passion to develop great stories as a filmmaker and to use his talents to glorify God's Kingdom.
Dr. Purdom graduated with a Ph.D. in Molecular Genetics from The Ohio State University in 2000. Her specialty is cellular and molecular biology. She has published papers in the Journal of Neuroscience, Journal of Bone and Mineral Research, Journal of Leukocyte Biology, and Answers Research Journal. She is a member of the Creation Research Society.
Ray Comfort is a New Zealand-born American Christian minister and evangelist. Comfort started Living Waters Publications and The Way of the Master in Bellflower, California, and has written a number of books.
Dr. Charles Jackson, affectionately known as Dr. J, received a BS (Biology), MEd (Science Ed.) and MS (Environmental Bio.) from George Mason University, and an EdD (Science Ed.) from University of Virginia. Dr. J is also a life time member of Mensa and Creation Research Society. He is an outstanding speaker in both Biblical and scientific topics, as well as a crafted defender of Biblical truth.
Dr. Terry Mortenson earned a BA in math (University of Minnesota), an MDiv (Trinity Evangelical Divinity School) and a PhD in history of geology (Coventry University). Since the late 1970s he has lectured on the creation-evolution controversy in churches, schools, universities and seminaries in 25 countries, and he has engaged in 7 formal debates with PhD evolutionary scientists in 4 countries. Before joining Answers in Genesis in 2001, he served for 26 years in university ministry in the US and Eastern Europe with Campus Crusade for Christ. An active member of the Evangelical Theological Society with a passion to persuade evangelical scholars to believe Genesis, for 10 years he has helped to lead an educational 7-day raft trip through Grand Canyon for theologians and other key Christian leaders. He has written many articles and books, including The Great Turning Point: the Church’s Catastrophic Mistake on Geology—Before Darwin, and has edited and contributed to Coming to Grips with Genesis: Biblical Authority and the Age of the Earth and Searching for Adam: Genesis & the Truth About Man’s Origin. He married Margie in 1976, and they have 8 children and 13 grandchildren.
A former professor at Washington University School of Medicine, Dr. Menton has seen audiences of all ages enjoy his well-illustrated (and often humorous) presentations on a variety of fascinating topics.
Dr. Andrew J. Fabich was born and raised in Ohio. He received nothing but a secular education from pre-school through his Ph.D. He earned a B.S. with honors from The Ohio State University in molecular genetics and a Ph.D. from the University of Oklahoma in microbiology. Dr. Fabich has taught at several universities and is currently teaching at Truett McConnell University as an Associate Professor of Microbiology. His area of expertise is E. coli in the mammalian intestine, which is an active area of research for him. Besides publishing in the secular scientific literature, he has written for Answers in Genesis and Reasons for Hope. Dr. Fabich enjoys his coffee and doing creation-based research for publications or giving talks. He is married to Angela and they have four children together.
Chad Hovind is an educator, dynamic business communicator, marriage instructor, and creative teacher. He is author of Godonomics: The Biblical case for free market capitalism and Fast Track Bible; a creative, fast-paced summary of the entire Bible. Chad's been a featured speaker at Glenn Beck's Restoring Love, Patriot Events, the 9-12 Project, and pastor's training events with Congressman Bob McEwen and David Barton.
Chad graduated from Moody Theological Seminary in Chicago, majoring in pastoral ministry as well as communication (radio/television). His creativity and passion can be seen in many forms: leading teams, motivational speaking, expository teaching, and experience as an actor, director, magician, and video producer. He has served as pastor at three high-impact mega churches within the Willowcreek Association.
A speaker, writer, and researcher for Answers in Genesis, Bodie Hodge has a master’s degree in mechanical engineering from Southern Illinois University at Carbondale. He conducted research for his master’s degree through a grant from Lockheed Martin and developed a New Method of Production of Submicron Titanium Diboride.
As a scientist, physician, and father, Dr. Mitchell has a passion for the truth of God’s Word. Dr. Mitchell attended Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, where he received his medical degree in 1984. Dr. Mitchell completed his residency at Vanderbilt University Affiliated Hospitals in 1987. He is Board Certified in Internal Medicine. And in 1991, he was elected a Fellow of the American College of Physicians (F.A.C.P.).
Dr. Danny R. Faulkner has a B.S. (Math), M.S. (Physics), M.A. and Ph.D. (Astronomy, Indiana University). For over 25 years he taught physics and astronomy at the University of South Carolina Lancaster. He was Chair of its Division of Math, Science, Nursing, and Public Health (2009-2012). Dr. Faulkner retired as a full professor and now holds the title of Distinguished Professor Emeritus, and has published more than a hundred papers in various astronomy and astrophysics journals.
John has a Ph.D. in geophysics and space physics from UCLA and worked at Los Alamos National Laboratory in computational physics research during most of his scientific career. Since the early 1980’s he has undertaken most of the primary research undergirding the concept of catastrophic plate tectonics in connection with Noah’s Flood. Beginning in 1997 he served on the Radioisotopes and the Age of the Earth (RATE) team that documented multiple independent lines of radioisotope evidence that the earth is thousands, not billions, of years old. Since 2005 he has been part of a small team that has developed Mendel’s Accountant, a computer model for exploring key topics population genetics relating to the origin and history of life. John currently is a senior research associate with Logos Research Associates based in Santa Ana, California, and teaches science apologetics courses at Southern California Seminary in the San Diego area.
The president, CEO, and founder of Answers in Genesis-US, and the highly acclaimed Creation Museum, and the world-renowned Ark Encounter, Ken Ham is one of the most in-demand Christian speakers in North America. Ken’s bachelor’s degree in applied science (with an emphasis on environmental biology) was awarded by the Queensland Institute of Technology in Australia. If you didn’t notice, he has an Australian accent, which makes him one of the most charming blokes around.