Heather Holleman, PhD is a popular speaker, teacher, and writer. She teaches Advanced Writing and Freshman Composition at Penn State. Heather is a graduate of the University of Virginia and also received her Ph.D. from the University of Michigan where she studied the psychology of emotion, intimacy, and shame. She explores and writes on overlooked and unusual verbs in scripture in addition to writing novels. She blogs daily at Live with Flair and runs various community outreach programs including a Walk to School campaign. Heather's husband, Ashley, serves as the Executive Director of Graduate Student Ministry for Cru, and they both minister locally at Penn State. They have two radiant daughters.
Heather’s latest book, Included in Christ: Living A New Story From Ephesians, is an in-depth, 8-week study that provides women with six “signature stories” of God’s work in their lives—helping them combat exclusion, loneliness, weakness, decay, emptiness, and silence. The book was released by Moody Publishers in June 2017.