Our Team

The Team

Our Team

Bob Schuchts, Founder

Bob is the founder of John Paul II Healing Center located in Tallahassee, Florida and a nationally renowned speaker, presenter and writer.  Bob is the author of ‘Be Healed: A Guide to Encountering the Powerful Love of Jesus in Your Life' and his new book 'Be Transformed: The Healing Power of the Sacraments' scheduled to be released in early March of 2017.  Both books are available for purchase through our on-line store.  Bob has recently retired from his private practice as a licensed Marriage and Family Therapist to devote his time to writing and leading conferences for the John Paul II Healing Center.  During his time in practice, Bob integrated the teachings of St. John Paul II and the charism of healing, which he now teaches throughout the United States.

Bob has been married for over 40 years.  He and his wife, Margie, have two married daughters and eight grandchildren.

He holds an undergraduate degree from Columbia University, and a Master and Doctoral degree in Family Relations from the Florida State University.

Ken Kniepmann, Executive Director

Ken is the Executive Director for the ministry.  He has over 25 years experience in entrepreneurial organizations in the financial, insurance and human resource industries.  His extensive ministry experience includes teaching apologetics, retreat presenter and volunteer youth ministry. 

Ken has been married for more than 20 years to his wife Sharon and they have two children.

He holds a Bachelors Degree in Psychology, and a Masters in Counseling from St. Louis University.

Contact Ken at kkniepmann@JPIIHealingCenter.org.

Duane Daunt, Director of Operations

Duane is an experienced Operational Manager and is responsible for finances, production of resources, marketing, operations and technology for the Center.

He holds an undergraduate degree from the United States Air Force Academy, and a Masters in Business Administration from the Florida State University. Duane is also PMP certified. 

Duane has been married to his beautiful bride Carrie for more than 17 years and they have eight children who bring a love of life to their home.

You can contact Duane at ddaunt@JPIIHealingCenter.org.

Kim Glass, Director of Development

Kim is the Director of Development for the Center.  She has over 16 years of fundraising experience working as an Executive Director, Director of Development and Major Gift Officer for a National Nonprofit and a Health Care Foundation.  Her ministry experience includes youth ministry, women’s ministry, Rachel’s Vineyard and RCIA.

She holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Communications from Pennsylvania State University.

Contact Kim at kglass@JPIIHealingCenter.org.

Kristen Blake, Conference Coordinator

Kristen is the Conference Coordinator and manages all aspects to include event activities, registration, and coordinating out of town events. She is also responsible for coordinating non-event activities like prayer ministry and intensives.  Kristen is the primary contact person for those we serve.

Kristen and her wonderful husband Stephen have been married for more than four years.

You can contact Kristen at kblake@JPIIHealingCenter.org.