Lisa Wingate is an inspirational speaker and the bestselling author of more than thirty books. Her book “Before We Were Yours” was a #1 New York Times Bestseller for 54 consecutive weeks and sold over 2 million copies. Her work has won or been nominated for many awards, including the Pat Conroy Southern Book Prize, the Oklahoma Book Award, the Utah Library Award, Carol Award, the Christy Award, and the RT Reviewers’ Choice Award. She has also co-authored a nonfiction book Before and After with Judy Christie. Lisa is a passionate writer who believes stories can change the world.