Be sure to check out available seminars and coaching tracks to book for your church or organization on the various Ministry Development and Coaching pages.

Our Coaches


PTLB Coach - Dr. Gil Stieglitz


Dr. Gil is a catalyst for positive change both personally and organizationally. He excites, educates, and motivates audiences all over the world, through passion, humor, leadership, and wisdom. He has led seminars in China, Europe, Canada, Mexico, and all over the United States. He is an adjunct professor at Western Seminary (Sacramento Campus), and a church consultant for Thriving Churches International. He is on the board at Courage Worldwide, a wonderful organization that rescues children forced into sexual slavery. Currently he is the discipleship pastor at Bayside Church in Granite Bay, California, where he oversees adult groups and discipleship programs. Gil also served as a denominational executive for fifteen years with the Evangelical Free Church of America. He was a senior pastor at a church in southern California for seventeen years.

PTLB Coach - Pastor Michael Baggett


Michael is a true team builder who has led and developed adult ministries since 1993. From 2004 to 2014 Michael developed Men's, Married, and Single Adult ministries at Bayside Church in Granite Bay, California. He has 22 years of experience in assimilation, discipleship, leadership development, church leadership, strategic planning, and ministry expansion in churches ranging from 1,500 to 12,000 in weekend attendance. With a huge passion for transformation, Michael brings unique insight and experience for developing a wide variety of ministries from married life discipleship groups to outdoor sports groups for relational evangelism. With a primary gift of leadership, Michael enjoys developing people and has a fresh, authentic style of teaching that relates well to others who have experienced life in the real world. He currently leads the BridgesSacramento Singles' Community, as well as consults with churches in Northern California.

PTLB Coach - Laurie Kelley


Laurie is passionate about helping churches build relational children’s ministry that both kids and volunteers love! From 1999-2016, Laurie used her leadership gifts as a retail district manager to develop and lead the children’s ministry at Adventure Church in Roseville, California, one of the most recognized and dynamic children’s programs in the country. She also created dynamic events that attracted thousands of kids and scores of volunteers year after year. Knowing that successful children’s ministries are vital to the church as a whole, Laurie influenced leaders and volunteers to invest in the spiritual and relational needs of kids. She has an excellent track record of developing leaders, building dynamic teams, and coaching other churches to build strong children’s ministries, having co-led the Sacramento Children’s Ministry Network, as well as coaching and mentoring several area kids pastors. Currently, Laurie manages a privately owned business and is responsible for hiring, training, and staff development, as well as increasing productivity and profitability.