Conference Speaker Profile
Juan immigrated to the U.S. from Colombia as a Spanish speaking 14-year-old. Juan moved to Denver in 2008 to be a part of the elder team at Providence Bible Church, a multi-ethnic church plant. Mr. Peña is deeply engaged in serving the Near Northeast Community in Denver. He is a Founding Board member of University Preparatory School - a K-5 charter school. He is also the Chief Program Officer for Upstream Impact, a high-impact poverty elimination program. He is the Executive Director of the Providence Center for Urban Leadership Development, a two-year fellowship program for emerging church leaders. Juan and his wife Courtney live in the Clayton neighborhood in Denver with their four boys.