Our Core Team



Dr. Scott Talley

Scott founded The Unwritten Pages in the summer of 2017. He currently serves as the Student Pastor at Church at the Cross in Orlando, FL. Scott has been ministering to students for over 15+ years where he has had the privilege of sharing the gospel with students while helping them become Men and Women of God. Scott created The Unwritten Pages to help minister to Pastors, Youth Pastors, and Youth Workers. Scott is an experienced and energetic teacher/preacher of the Bible and enjoys sharing the gospel with everyone.


Dr. Leigh Talley

Leigh is a kindergarten teacher who loves preparing students for their future, creating fun learning experiences in the classroom. Leigh has her Doctorate in Education from Carson Newman University with an emphasis in curriculum and instruction. Leigh is also a wife to Scott Talley. She loves helping him with his student ministry. First and foremost, Leigh is a mom to John. She loves spending time with her family outdoors, watching movies, and chasing after two Jack Russell Terriers. 



Todd Jones

Todd has been in youth ministry for over a decade and has a passion for reaching lost students and training youth workers to do the same. He is the founder of  Stoked On Youth Ministry, a speaker, author, and pastor. When Todd is not writing or speaking he enjoys surfing, baseball and most importantly hanging out with his awesome wife and three beautiful daughters. You can connect with Todd on Twitter @TheTodd_Jones, Instagram @Todd_Jones or for speaking inquiries visit TheToddJones.com



Frank Newburn

Frank Newburn is a husband, father of 3, and youth director for Wesley United Methodist Church in Bloomington, IL. His ministry focuses include mentoring and discipleship, student leadership, and missions and has over 28 years of youth ministry experience. He holds degrees in Psychology, Christian Education, Biblical and Theological Studies, and a Master’s Degree in Clinical Psychology, all from Wheaton College. Frank enjoys movies, cooking, working out, and spending time with his wife and kids. You can contact Frank at fnewburn@wesley-umc.com or check out his ministry at http://wesley-umc.com/wesley/index.php/get-connected/youth



Katie Baity

Katie is a student at the College at Southeastern majoring in English. She hopes to use her English degree to teach overseas and spread the Gospel wherever she goes. In her spare time, Katie likes to practice photography, spend time with her friends and family, and play with her dog.



Peter Johnson

Peter is a current Creative and Communications Resident at Brentwood Church in Lynchburg, Virginia. He graduated with a Bachelor’s Degree in Youth Ministry from Liberty University in May of 2017. Peter has spent that past 5 years involved in several parachurch student ministry organizations such as Student Life Camp and Liberty University’s YouthQuest. He is passionate about Student Ministry and creative outlets, and hopes to be able to use both for the sake of the Gospel. Peter enjoys studying about leadership, movies, hip-hop/rap music, and endless amounts of laughter. For speaking inquiries, please feel free to email him at pjohnson98@liberty.edu for more information.



Craig Spell

Craig is a senior in High School, but will soon be graduating and attending High Point University. He serves as a leader with his youth group and has a passion for pouring into younger student’s and making church an exciting, fun and comfortable environment for all. Craig loves hanging out with friends, watching Duke basketball/football & the Carolina Hurricanes and is a Netflix connoisseur.