About Us

Leighton Flowers

Leighton Flowers is the Youth Evangelism Director for Texas Baptists. In this position he directs a statewide youth leadership training camp called Super Summer, impacting thousands of Christian teenagers with in depth Bible study and discipleship training. Leighton also directs the Youth Evangelism Conference, reaching anywhere between 5 to 7 thousand Texas teenagers with the gospel of Christ each year. In addition, he assists in the oversight of such ministries as Hot Hearts and See You At The Pole, impacting students not only in Texas but all around our world.

Before coming to Texas Baptists Leighton served 10 years in the local church and was the founder of Cornerstone Evangelistic Ministries as he traveled speaking around the globe sharing the good news to lost teenagers in need of hope. Leighton and his wife Laura have four children (Colson, Cooper, Esther and Caden) and live in Princeton, Texas just outside of Dallas. He preaches at Culleoka Baptist church just south of Princeton. E-mail Leighton  Leighton’s Facebook

Jason Richards

Jason Richards serves as the Super Summer Coordinator.  He oversees the coordination of all the aspects of Super Summer Texas.  Prior to his current role, he served as the Super Summer Administrative Assistant from 2005 through 2007.  He also served as an Youth Evangelism Intern with Super Summer in the summers of 2000 and 2002.  He graduated from Dallas Baptist University in 2001, and graduated from Southwestern Seminary in 2005.  Jason is married to his lovely wife, Michele.  They are both proud parents of a the most perfect little boy in the world, Mason.  Jason serves in his local church body as an Adult Bible Study Leader/Teacher, plays guitar and bass in various worship services, and serves in various roles in the student ministry and missions ministry.  When Jason has leisure time he enjoys playing guitar and bass, photography, working in the garage, going out to eat with his Bible study class and spending time at home with his family.  E-mail Jason

Lindsey Brown


Lindsey Brown is the Youth Evangelism Administrative Coordinator. She is a graduate of Dallas Baptist University with a degree in Marketing. Lindsey attends FBC Bullard in Bullard, TX. She has been a part of Super Summer as a student, Team Leader, and as an intern during the summers of 2006 and 2007. In her free time, Lindsey enjoys watching girly movies, listening to music, playing Nerts!, and shopping with friends and family. E-mail Lindsey  Lindsey’s Facebook

Liand Newby

Liand Newby is the Super Summer East Administrative Coordinator.  She is a graduate of the University of North Texas.  She has grown up attending Super Summer as a student, serving as a Team Leader, and as an intern in 2007.  Liand and her husband Chris are covenant members of the Village Church-Denton campus.  In her free time, she loves spending time with her friends and her amazing family.  She enjoys music, movies, laughing, and the Food Network.  E-mail Liand