Kari Trent Stageberg is a speaker and author best known for her work on the book, The Blessing. Kari also serves as the CEO of StrongFamilies, a ministry she runs with her dad, Dr. John Trent. As a survivor of abuse, Kari's passion is to help everyone find freedom and healing in Jesus. And she has been able to partner with organizations like Focus on the Family to help others heal, and thrive after abuse. When she isn't writing or speaking, she spends her time enjoying the beautiful Pacific Northwest with her amazing husband, Joey.