wedding vows, free wedding vows  
personal samples of wedding vows, blog, relationship tipsevents, wedding vows planning, marriage enrichment Ashevillesecond marriage tips, best engagement gifts, Marriage Vow Workbookresources for engaged couples, civil marriage vow samples, non religious wedding vowswriting my own wedding vows, simple wedding vows, mediahow to write wedding vows, Bruce Mulkey, Shonnie Lavendercontact Bruce Mulkey, contact Shonnie Lavender, contact Marriage Vow Workbooktips for a successful wedding and marriage, wedding vows, wedding vows renewals  

Media Room: Author Biographies

In addition to their collaboration on The Marriage Vow Workbook, Bruce and Shonnie own their own businesses and work as a writer and coach, respectively. Below are details about each of them.

Bruce MulkeyBruce is a writer who tells powerful, inspirational, evocative stories intended to touch our hearts, minds and spirits, awaken us from complacency, and inspire us to become radically responsible for our lives and our world. He graduated from the University of the South at Sewanee, Tennessee, and has pursued a variety of professions, including high school teacher, log home builder, energy conservation advocate, and nonprofit communications director, before ultimately choosing to follow his true calling—writing.

Bruce's essays and commentaries have appeared in the Asheville Citizen-Times, where he served as an editorial columnist from 2000 through 2004, as well as numerous other print and online publications. He is the author of Peaceful Patriots: Taking a stand for peace in an era of endless war.

Shonnie LavenderShonnie is a coach and speaker. Her life and work are oriented around her cause: To inspire and empower people to live in a conscious, loving, and connected way. Through empathic listening, evocative inquiry, and compelling calls to action, Shonnie helps her clients embody their authentic power, embrace their accountability, and become the change they want to see in the world. She also presents workshops, trainings, keynote speeches, group coaching, and telephone-based classes.

A graduate of The University of Texas at Austin and Coach U, Shonnie is a member of the International Coach Federation and serves on the faculty of the Secretan Center, a global consulting practice specializing in cultural and leadership transformation. Her clients come from a variety of professional backgrounds, including not-for-profit, communications, law, health care, academia, graphic design, architecture, consulting, and coaching. Shonnie is the author of numerous articles and a book titled Live the Life You've Imagined: 100 Practical Strategies for Creating Your Ideal Life.

Marriage Vow Workbook authors, Shonnie Lavender and Bruce Mulkey
line image
© Shonnie Lavender & Bruce Mulkey |
16 Spears Avenue, #19, Asheville, NC  28801 | 828-505-1447