Advisory Board

The Small Youth Group Advisory Board provides suggestions, help, and guidance to

Advisory Board Members:

Kevin Boles, Youth Strategist, Louisiana Baptist Convention
Kevin is a great addition to this ministry. He invests daily in the ministry of youth leaders and equips youth leaders all over Louisiana to disciple teenagers. We are excited that Kevin has agreed to add his insight to To learn more about Kevin’s ministry, see

Dr. Karen Jones, Associate Professor, Huntington University
Karen teaches youth ministry at Huntington University in Huntington, Indiana. She also serves on the advisory board for Youth Worker Journal, is a prolific writer of Bible study and discipleship materials for youth leaders, and leads International World Changers mission trips each summer for youth and college students. Karen has invested her life in the training of youth leaders. Click here to out more about Karen’s ministry at Huntington University.

Dr. Tom Wilks, Professor Emeritus, Oklahoma Baptist University
Tom taught youth ministry and applied ministry at Oklahoma Baptist University for many years. He is the mentor and friend of many youth leaders in Oklahoma and across the United States. We look forward to Tom’s influence and investment with Small Youth Group.