Impact Session Speaker


Melanie Owens, MSW, LSW is co-founder and Lead Coach for Joyful Ever After and co-Host of The Catholic Marriage Summit. A homeschooling mother of eight, Melanie and her husband Damon have trained over 20,000 couples in marriage, NFP, and Theology of the Body. Melanie earned her BA in Sociology at the University of California at Santa Barbara, and her MSW at the University of California at Berkeley. A presenter at the 2019 Catholic Family Symposium and the 2017 USCCB Convocation of Catholic Leaders, Melanie currently lives outside Philadelphia with her husband Damon, eight children, and three grandchildren.