John Sowers is the author of The Heroic Path, Fatherless Generation and The Mentor Field Guide. In 2009, he launched The Mentoring Project, which recruits, trains and matches mentors with at-risk youth, and has trained mentors in dozens of global cities. He served on a White House Task force and received the Champion of Change award from President Obama for his work. He has been featured on NBC, CNN, Fox News, Maria Shriver and others. He completed his Doctorate in the area of mentoring, and often speaks at colleges, conferences, churches and retreats. He loves his girls, wilderness, knife-making, and mythopoeia. For speaking inquiries, please contact :: Chaffee Management Group.