Camp Meeting Speakers
Adventist World Radio broadcasts the Advent hope in Christ through the most effective media to the people of the world in their own languages. Radio overcomes the barriers of government restrictions, cultural opposition, illiteracy, and geography. To learn more about AWR, please join us at awr.org.
President, Adventist World Radio
Duane McKey is president of Adventist World Radio, which uses shortwave radio, national radio networks and local FM stations to reach more than three-quarters of the world with inspiring Bible-based messages in local dialects.
Duane’s passion for sharing Jesus with others started at a young age, and during his decades in ministry, he has lived and worked in Nebraska, Michigan, Oregon, Arizona, Texas, Oklahoma, Missouri, Maryland, France, Russia, and the Democratic Republic of the Congo. Through his positions in church leadership and outreach, he has held public meetings on all inhabited continents, resulting in hundreds of thousands coming to know Jesus. He loves sharing inspirational stories of how God is working around the world to touch hearts and change lives. His recent online series, Earth’s Final Countdown, received millions of views and continues to reach people worldwide.
Duane grew up on a dairy farm in Oklahoma, and met his wife, Kathy, at Union College in Nebraska. They have two married children and three grandsons. Duane received his Doctor of Ministry degree from Andrews University, and his live events, broadcasts and books have been translated into multiple languages.
In his free time, Duane enjoys bird watching, reading and walking with his wife. Learn more about Duane and AWR at awr.org.
Vice President, Adventist World Radio
Cami Oetman is Adventist World Radio’s vice president for advancement. She began her diverse career as a model throughout her teens and 20s, followed by a master’s degree in social work. She subsequently built a successful international e-commerce business, which she ran for seven years.
Through several miraculous events, God made it clear that He was calling her into evangelism, and she sold her company in 2014. She went on to preach 350 sermons over the next three years, leading her to join AWR in 2017.
She has felt God by her side while filming more than 100 mission stories with AWR in the most remote and dangerous corners of the earth. When the world was locked down in 2020, she presented her online Unlocking Bible Prophecies series, which has already surpassed 20 million views and is being translated into 30+ languages. Her desire is to lift up Jesus to the world because He will draw all people unto Himself. “God’s truth changed me . . . from the pursuit of the world to the pursuit of Heaven.” Learn more about Cami and AWR at awr.org.
Vice President, Adventist World Radio
Kyle Allen serves as one of the vice presidents for Adventist World Radio. In his role, he oversees AWR’s Center for Digital Evangelism (CDE), as well as the work in the Middle East North Africa Union (MENA) and the South Pacific Division.
Before coming to AWR in 2018, he served as secretary-treasurer for Adventist-laymen’s Services & Industries (ASI), and prior to that, he was the senior pastor of the Mentone Adventist Church in California. He recently completed his Doctor of Ministry from Andrews University.
Kyle believes in evangelism and is passionate about engaging all church members, especially youth and young adults, in the church’s mission to take the Gospel to the world in this generation.
Evangelism, Adventist World Radio
Louis R. Torres is an international evangelist, author, trainer and recording artist. Before giving his life to the Lord, Louis was the bass guitarist for the world-famous band “Bill Haley & His Comets.” Since devoting His life to the Lord’s work, Louis has worked as a pastor, evangelist, administrator and trainer. He previously served as director of training and evangelism for Adventist-laymen’s Services & Industries (ASI) and vice president for Amazing Facts.
Louis is a studious Bible student and teacher, well-respected for presenting sound Bible teaching in a simple but engaging manner. He and his wife, Carol, are cofounders of Mission College of Evangelism, from which AFCOE, ARISE and other training programs originated. He also served as president of Guam-Micronesia Mission.
He is currently the assistant to the president for evangelism at Adventist World Radio. He has published several books and has spoken extensively around the world, with regular appearances on 3ABN and Hope Channel.
Digital Evangelism, Adventist World Radio
Michael Dant is an engineer and an Adventist educator. After teaching for over 15 years at West Indies College and Southern Adventist University, he joined the team at Adventist World Radio where, for the past four years, he has specialized in digital evangelism.
With a passion for Jesus, a love for others, and a unique engineer’s perspective, Michael has shared surrender seminars, weeks of prayer and digital evangelism training with Adventist churches, schools and conventions around the world.