Darlene zschech

Darlene Zschech is acclaimed all over the world as a composer, worship leader, pastor and speaker, most notably for her involvement in the music from Hillsong Church, over many years. Alongside her husband Mark, they are the Senior Pastors of Hope Unlimited Church in New South Wales. 

As a composer, Darlene is perhaps most famous for the chorus “Shout to the Lord,” a song that is sung by millions of churchgoers every week.  As an author, Darlene has penned 4 books to help raise and train other worship pastors, leaders, teams and writers. 
Darlene and Mark live in the beautiful Central Coast with their three daughters, two son-in-laws and four grandchildren.  Darlene’s success simply stands as a testimony to her life’s passion for serving God and people with all her heart.

jane evans

bU was founded 15 years ago by author and motivational speaker Jane Evans, as a community event aimed at inspiring and encouraging women of all ages and cultural backgrounds to achieve success in life. 

Jane has a passionate desire to influence the lives of others. She is a dynamic speaker, author, leader, motivator, mother & wife. Together with her husband, Ashley Evans, they are the Senior Pastors of Influencers Church Global. Jane’s remarkable openness, perception & sense of fun give her a unique connection to the struggles facing ordinary people. As a result, Jane communicates naturally and dynamically to people of all ages, tackling issues many would rather avoid with humour & honesty.

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amy hood

Amy, daughter of Darlene Zschech, is passionate about family, life and Jesus. Alongside her husband Andrew (Hoody), she desires to see people live faithful to the call of God on their lives no matter what season or circumstance they find themselves in. Amy and Hoody have three incredible children. As a family, they have travelled the road of special needs and are passionate about living a life where everyone is included. Amy shares openly and honestly about the joys and challenges of parenting, she also runs her own business and understands the demands on the modern-day mother. 

Lauren Evans

Lauren, daughter-in-law of Jane Evans, has an infectious love for life, a deep love for people and a zealous love for God’s house. Alongside her husband Mark, she leads as a part of the Influencers global team. She is young, honest and transparent, with a passion for young women & men to rise to their full potential in God. Her powerful messages of truth and love are going to make a huge impact on your life!