NPC Executive Board

The following serve on the Executive Committee of America’s National Prayer Committee:

Geoff Eckart

Geoff Eckart is Chairman of the National Prayer Committee and the founder and director of Never the Same. These ministries focus on junior high and high school students, helping them to develop prayer gatherings in their schools and helping them to live out their potential as followers of Jesus.


Dick Eastman

Dick Eastman is the former international president of Every Home for Christ. He is the originator of the Change the World School of Prayer, which has trained more than 3 million Christians in 120 nations. He is the author of more than 15 books on prayer and discipleship.


Kathy Branzell

Kathy Branzell is the president of the National Day of Prayer Task Force.  She is the founder and CEO/President of Fellowship and Christian Encouragement (FACE) for educators, which is an interdenominational Christian ministry serving public, private, and home educators.


Negiel Bigpond

Negiel Bigpond is the director of Native American Prayer Network. A gifted pastor, worship leader, and intercessor, Neigel’s vision is to see intercessors from Native American tribes across North America come together in prayer. Negiel is also president of Two Rivers Native American Training Center.


Dr. Glenn Sheppard

Glenn Sheppard is a Founding Member of the National Prayer Committee.  Glenn is president of International Prayer Ministries.  IPM is an interdenominational organization whose purpose is to train, equip, and mobilize believers to pray for personal revival, spiritual awakening and world evangelization. He is an ordained Baptist Minister and has spoken in over 100 countries on six continents and all 50 states. 


David Kubal

Dave Kubal is the president of Intercessors for America, a ministry that raise up and equips intercessors to pray for America.


Pat Chen

Pat Chen is the president of First Love Ministries International, a prayer ministry based in San Ramon, CA.


Matt Lockett

Matt Lockett is the executive director of the Justice House of Prayer DC, an evangelical missions organization serving Washington DC and the nation through ongoing prayer, worship, and strategic activism.  He is the author of The Dream King, a story of racial reconciliation.


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