Dr. Carolyn Koons retired from Azusa Pacific University after 50 years of serving in teaching, ministry and leadership capacities. She is currently the president of Life Bridge Ministries International, and the executive director of Rancho El Refugio, a ministry based in Ensenada, Mexico. Carolyn graduated from Azusa Pacific University with a Doctor of Divinity, and is currently a PhD candidate at Claremont Graduate University. She is a public speaker and the author of four books including Single Adult Passages and Beyond Betrayal. She has a grown son, Tony, and four grandchildren.