Storyteller, author, and encourager, Julianne Stanz is an internationally known speaker and retreat leader. She is the Director of Discipleship and Evangelization for the Diocese of Green Bay, Wisconsin, and a consultant to the USCCB. Julianne is the author of five books, including the award-winning Braving the Thin Places: Celtic Wisdom to Create a Space for Grace. Her new book, The Catholic Parent Survival Guide: How to Answer Your Children’s Toughest Questions, is published by Loyola Press. She is married to Wayne, and they have three children.