Ruth Truman, teacher, college counselor, and university administrator, holds the B.S. in Education, M.S. in Counseling, and Ph.D. in Higher Education. With her husband Lee she spent forty very active years as a pastor's wife, and managed to have a career in higher education while raising four children. She has led spiritual life retreats across the nation, been a guest on television and radio programs, remains active in her local church, and has served on boards and agencies of the California-Pacific Conference of the United Methodist Church. She is the author of seven published books, six of which can be accessed through her website, www.ruthtruman.com or authorhouse.com.