LIbbie Patterson has served for many years as a spiritual director for NYWC and as a member of the Soulshapers advisory group for Youth Specialties. Her background is as a faculty member and administrator in theological education at Fuller Seminary, where she taught in the spiritual formation program. She's a conference and retreat speaker, a writer, and she has served her church as a Presbyterian elder.
Beth Slevcove has served as a spiritual director since 1998, primarily working with people in ministry. She served as the director of spiritual formation for Youth Specialties and holds advanced degrees in theology and education. She's an oblate at a Benedictine monastery and runs a company dedicated to saving the endangered Tijuana Surf Monkey.