DR. HEATHER HOLLEMAN is an associate teaching professor at Penn State, speaker, and author. She designs advanced writing curriculum for the English department and loves helping students thrive professionally. She has written eight books, including the bestseller Seated with Christ: Living Freely in a Culture of Comparison, and an award-winning book on evangelism (cowritten with her husband, Ashley Holleman) called Sent: Living a Life That Invites Others to Jesus. Heather's forthcoming book, The Six Conversations: Pathways to Connecting in an Age of Isolation and Incivility (Moody, October 2023) helps readers build loving connections with others. She also serves with Faculty Commons alongside Ashley in the graduate student ministry of Cru. They have two daughters and three cats, and Heather blogs daily at heatherholleman.com. Her podcast is The Verb with Heather Holleman.