Christina Baldwin, has spent her life as a global teacher of story telling, story writing, and communication-based activism. Christina is the author of seven books, including The Circle Way, a Leader in Every Chair,Storycatcher, Making Sense of our Lives through the Power and Practice of Story,and Life’s Companion, Journal Writing as a Spiritual Practice. She has taught across North America, Europe, Australia, and South Africa, offered on-line courses and keynoted at numerous conferences. She is an edge-walker, braiding spiritual seeking and meaning-making with the challenges of life purpose and work. Beyond her books, her most significant contributions over the decades have often occurred one-small-group-at-a-time. She teaches a legacy seminar, “The Self as the Source of the Story,” guiding people to work the core narratives of their lives into art. She blogs on her website: www.peerspirit.com and is writing a novel.