Becki is retired from ministry and living in the Nashville, TN area. She spent the past 30 years working with children and families as a teacher, church staff, and a curriculum writer. Becki taught grades 3-6th for 12 years in Tampa, FL before entering children’s ministry in 2000. While in this position she began writing curriculum for her large group/small group needs and this led in 2005 to a position with Group Publishing as the Director of Editorial for Curriculum for six years. She led the team that developed Living Inside Out, Grapple, Grapple Jr. High, Buzz, My First Hands on Bible and many other great resources for children, youth and adults. In 2012, Becki returned to the local church. Becki’s passion is providing learners of all ages with experiences that allow them to discover how exciting discipleship can be. She has written for Group Publishing, Nav Press, Cokesbury, David C. Cook, Compassion and Focus on the Family. Becki is married to Dennis and they love sports, reading, travel and visiting their two grandsons in Tampa, FL.