Hartland speakers available for your church or school.
Norbert Restrepo Jr. is the president of Hartland Institute. He is originally from Colombia in South America. Norbert came to Hartland after serving 15 years as executive director of Las Delicias Institute, a lay-operated missionary training center in his home country. His responsibilities there included being the lay pastor of the campus church and Bible and health instructor, as well as administrator. Homeschooled and mentored by his parents, Norbert graduated from Las Delicias with two majors, Health Education and Bible Instruction.
Dr. Colin D. Standish, President Emeritus of Hartland Institute, is originally from Newcastle, Australia, and served as Hartland’s foundational president for 28 years. He received his doctorate from the University of Sydney in Australia. Colin is an ordained Seventh-day Adventist minister who has coauthored over 60 books with his twin brother, the late Dr. Russell Standish, and has authored several books and numerous articles on his own. Colin’s writings focus on the gospel of salvation, prophecy, education, and health. He has dedicated the last 60 years of his life to Christian education and the fulfillment of the gospel commission. Colin has presented God’s truth in over 100 countries in every inhabited continent.
Brian Beavers is originally from Takoma Park, Maryland. Brother Beavers graduated from Hartland College in 2009 with a bachelor’s degree in Pastoral Evangelism, and is now Hartland’s community services coordinator.