Rimini Esser


"Introduction to Homeschooling"
​“Is it legal?” “How do you do it?” “What about socialization?” Sandy will navigate through the ins and outs of homeschooling in the state of California. She will discuss the importance of knowing your own reasons for educating your children at home.


"Charlotte Mason Method"

Sandy Sutherland

"Working and Homeschooling"

Sandy and her husband, Todd, have been happily homeschooling in Southern California for 18 years. Their oldest three children have graduated from homeschooling and have continued their education at various colleges. They continue to homeschool their youngest, just finishing her freshman year of High School.  As a founding member of the Southern California Catholic Home Educators and Chino Hills Co-op, Sandy has enjoyed mentoring other homeschooling moms.

Matthew Arnold


Matthew Arnold is a Roman Catholic speaker, author, and producer.

After his conversion to the Catholic Faith in 1996, Matthew created and produced several nationally broadcast Catholic radio programs including Reasons for Faith LIVE.  He also hosted Scripture Matters LIVEwith Dr. Scott Hahn for EWTN Global Catholic Radio as well as Shield of Faith for Radio Maria.

As the former Creative Director for Saint Joseph Communications, Inc. Matthew produced dozens of audio and video presentations that have been distributed and broadcast worldwide including The Story of the Bible, Reflections on the Mass, Our Catholic Faith, and Pray the Rosary with the Psalms.

The author of numerous articles and the founder of Pro Multis Media, Matthew holds a certificate in Christian Counseling and is a member of the Society for Christian Psychology. 

His new book, Confessions of a Traditional Catholic, is available now at your local Catholic book store or through Ignatius Press and Pro Multis Media.Currently, Matthew works with Saint Joseph Communications, the Catholic Resource Center, Lighthouse Catholic Media, the Augustine Institute and other lay apostolates giving inspiring live presentations and producing Catholic CDs and DVDs.  He resides in Southern California with his wife Betty and five of their six home-schooled children.  (The eldest is serving our country in the U.S. Army as a combat medic specialist..

Ginny Seuffert


​​Virginia Seuffert lectured, debated, and authored articles on behalf of the pro-life movement in her native New York. After moving to the Chicago area, she switched her focus to strengthening Catholic family life, especially through home schooling. She has appeared on EWTN, is a regular guest on Relevant Radio, lectures at Catholic family conferences all over the United States, and writes articles for both print and electronic media. She has received a first place award from the Illinois Press Association for opinion writing.


Laura Arkfeld


"Homeschooling High School"

Inspiring Catholic Speakers

Supporting Catholic Home Education


Laurie Shepardson


"Moms New to Homeschooling"