Brenton is a passionate communicator who regularly speaks at conferences, camps, churches, community events, schools and festivals. He is a gifted story-teller who inspires others to grow forward in life and faith.
For almost two decades Brenton has invested in youth and young adults ministry through various local, state and national leadership roles. This positive history and broad experience has shaped a communication style that is flexible and effective for any setting and any age range. He communicates with deep insight into issues related to life, faith and culture encouraging people to discover God in the midst of their circumstances.
Brenton is currently the Director of Mustard Leadership Australia (a secondary schools student ministry), and the immediate past Director of Youth Vision Vic/Tas and the Australian National Youth Ministry Convention. He is married to Jessica and is the proud father of Madi & Tamsin. He and his family live in the eastern suburbs of Melbourne (Vic) having moved from Adelaide (SA) in 2004.
“Brenton Killeen is one of Australia’s most relevant and connected speakers to the emerging generation. He studies culture, has worked with young people for years in many settings and has a national leadership profile. At the core of Brenton’s message is a heartfelt compassion and humanity which seeks to elevate people. They are better off after hearing Brenton. I heartily commend him and his message.”
Dr. Andrew Menzies
Principal – Stirling College
“Brenton Killeen is a special communicator. He lovingly draws an audience near through his finely crafted art of storytelling, and then exposes them to truth in a way that is somehow both gentle and confronting at the same time. We can’t wait to use his talents again!”
Tim Clare Immediate Past Director – Mustard
“Brenton Killeen is an excellent communicator of God’s Word and heart, able to dip into today’s culture and shine a prophetic light on it. He is passionate about motivating young adults to live fulfilling and Christ-like lives, lives that make a difference to the contexts they move in.”
Craig Brown Former Federal Coordinator – Churches of Christ in Australia
“Brenton is a consummate professional when it comes to communicating with both small and large groups. He is intelligent, witty, insightful and engaging and has the ability to hold an audience and communicate a positive message… I have no hesitation in endorsing Brenton as a communicator in both Christian and secular settings.”
Senior Minister – One Community Church