The 2nd Annual Naples Summit – SCHEDULE subject to change


2nd Annual Naples Summit

March 20-22, 2024 – Naples, FL 

Retreat, Rally, Trainings, Expo, Panels, Community Service and More 

Naples Summit:  Tentative Program (subject to change and omissions).

Day 1 –  Wednesday, March 20: 

Where: Various Locations 

– 9 am to 11 am cruise.  Arrive between 8:30 am and 9 am. 

  • 5:00 pm – Ave Maria Meet Up featuring pro-life leaders, including:
      • Dena Espenscheid, Nelly Roach, Lisa Barnett, Jean Davis, Savannah Evans, BC Cloutier and more.  

5pm meet at The Pub: 5068 Annunciation Cir, Ave Maria, FL 34142

Day 2 – Thursday, March 21:

Where: New Hope Church, 7675 Davis Blvd, Naples, FL 34104


  • 7:00 am – to 9:00 am Exhibit Setup (optional) 7675 Davis Blvd, Naples, FL 34104
  • 8:30 am – Doors Open with Coffee, Exhibits. 
  • 9:15 am – Opening Remarks by Royce Hood
  • 9:30 am – Winning Hearts and Minds of Pro-Choice Women with Savannah Evans and more TBA
  • 10:00 amIntro to Sidewalk Advocacy with Linda Freire & Nate Robertson from Sidewalk Advocates for Life 
  • 11:00 am – Winning at the Ballot Box with Dena Espenscheid from Leadership Institute
  • 12:00 pm: Lunch & Presentation 
  • 12:30 pmHow to Win Part 2 with Dena Espenscheid from Leadership Institute 
  • 1:00 pm – How to Win Part 3 with Media & Advertising featuring Nelly Roach from Choose Life Marketing & Scott Baker from Cogency 
  • 1:40 pm with Lisa Barnett from Mighty Motion Pictures (and the new Abby Johnson film, Unthinkable) 
  • 2:00 pm – Pregnancy Centers – Winning for Moms and Babies featuring Scott Baier and Pam Stenzel from Community Pregnancy Clinics, Beau Heyman from First Care Women’s Clinic and Nelly Roach from Choose Life Marketing.

Day 3 – Friday, March 22:  

Where: Sunlight Home & New Hope Church 


  • 8:15 am to 9:15 am Sunlight Home Tour (RSVP Only address to be provided) 
  • 9:00 am New Hope Church for Expo / Summit Opens / Coffee & Scones 
  • 9:30 am Firehose Session featuring multiple delegates from national and local Pro-life ministries including Naples based Sunlight Home, Action for Life, Human Life International, Heartbeat International and more.  Full lineup TBA via, stay tuned! 
  • 10:30 am: Very Special Guest Jean Davis, Sex Trafficking Survivor, Author and Pregnancy Center Executive Director.  Featured at the 2024 March for Life.  
  • 11:00 am: Defeating Lawfare with John-Henry Westen from LifeSiteNews and Thomas Brejcha from Thomas More Society.  
  • Noon: Unthinkable Trailer and Keynote Lunch Program with Father Michael Orsi from Action for Life and Pastor Grant Thigpen from New Hope Church.  
  • 1:30 pm.  Naples Summit Closes. 


Note. Some aspects of programming may change as we have a ton of wonderful pro-life leaders and advocates attending.  We will try to recognize everyone.  

Updates will be posted via, on and via 

Last updated 3/18/2024 (v1)