Juan ValdezSpeaker + Writer
Dr. Juan Valdes is a bi-lingual speaker for Reasons for Hope (English and Spanish) and the senior pastor of a Spanish-speaking congregation in Miami, Florida. He has more than 25 years experience teaching critical thinking and philosophy to High School students, and was the Middle School and High School Chaplain at Florida Christian School as well as a Bible teacher for 14 years. Juan has done graduate work at Trinity Evangelical Divinity School and holds Master’s degrees from Liberty Baptist Theological Seminary and Logos Graduate School and a Doctorate Degree in Apologetics from Southern Evangelical Seminary. He has taught Theology, Bible, and Apologetics at the seminary level in both English and Spanish and speaks regularly across the country and internationally at Pastor’s Conferences, Youth Conferences, Apologetics Conferences, and local church events. Juan, his wife Daisy and their children, Juan Elias and Jessica serve in multiple areas of ministry in Miami, Florida.