Lisa M. Hendey is the founder and editor of CatholicMom.com and the bestselling author of multiple books including The Grace of Yes, The Catholic Mom’s Prayer Companion, and The Handbook for Catholic Moms. She is the host of “Lisa Hendey & Friends” on Breadbox Media and the co-host of “Catholic MomCast,” and has additionally appeared on EWTN, CNN, CatholicTV and as a part of the Momnipotent DVD series. Hendey contributes to multiple radio programs, as well as several online outlets. Her articles have appeared in Catholic Digest, National Catholic Register, and Our Sunday Visitor. Hendey travels internationally giving workshops on faith, family, and Catholic new media topics. She was selected as an Elizabeth Egan Journalism Fellow and traveled with Catholic Relief Services in Rwanda to study and write on the after effects of the Rwandan genocide on the eve of its twentieth anniversary. Lisa was selected to attend the first-ever Vatican Bloggers Meeting, the “Bishops and Bloggers” meeting and the Catholic Press Association tour of Israel as a guest of the Israeli Ministry of Tourism. Lisa has traveled and shared her writing from Tanzania, Colombia, the Philippines, Kenya, and India in service of non-profit organizations. Her speaking schedule has included the Los Angeles Religious Education Congress, Catholic Marketing Network, the University of Dallas Ministry Conference, the Midwest Family Conference, and the National Council of Catholic Women. Hendey lives and worships with her family in the Archdiocese of Los Angeles, California. Sponsored by Holy Cross Family Ministries.