Kenton E. Biffert is a father of eight, has been married 23 years, and has an eclectic background in both careers and education. He graduated from both social work and theatre, and earned a Master’s degree in Sacred Theology, a Master’s in Educational Leadership, and is a PhD Candidate finishing his thesis on the relationship between the family and the state. As a social worker for ten years, Kenton worked with troubled youth and families in a variety of ways and as a teacher for twelve, Kenton spent the lion’s share of his time as a theatre director in a fine art's school. Kenton has published two novels, a script, and been published in a variety of outlets. He and his wife love the outdoors and taking their children on adventures. He is a voracious reader, professional photographer, and loves gardening.