Jen Pollock Michel is the author of Teach Us to Want: Longing, Ambition and the Life of Faith, Christianity Today’s 2015 Book of the Year, which has also been produced as a video series by RightNow Media. Her second book, Keeping Place: Reflections on the Meaning of Home is forthcoming on May 9, 2017. Finalist for The Evangelical Christian Publishers Association New Author Award in 2015, Jen writes widely for both print and digital publications. Additionally, Jen travels to speak at churches, conferences, and retreats. Jen holds a B.A. in French from Wheaton College (Wheaton, IL) and an M.A. in Literature from Northwestern University (Evanston, IL). She is married to Ryan and together, they have five school-age children and live in Toronto. You can find more at www.jenpollockmichel.com.