Contributors

The Bible Gateway blog is written primarily by Bible Gateway staff members with occasional posts by outside contributors.

Andy Rau is the Senior Content Manager for Bible Gateway and a regular contributor to the Bible Gateway blog. He lives in Grand Rapids, Michigan with his wife and two young children.

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Jonathan Petersen is Bible Gateway’s marketing manager. His background includes positions as a news editor/anchor with UPI Radio Network, professional audiobook narrator, social media marketing consultant, magazine columnist, and adjunct professor of marketing and public speaking. He and his wife live in Grand Rapids, Michigan.

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MelLawrenzMel Lawrenz is Director of The Brook Network and creator of The Influence Project. He’s the author of thirteen books, most recently Spiritual Influence: the Hidden Power Behind Leadership.

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Katie Hall is the communications coordinator for Bible Gateway and a contributor to the Bible Gateway blog. She lives in Grand Rapids.

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As the general manager for Bible Gateway, Rachel Barach provides leadership and direction to the Bible Gateway team. She lives outside of Seattle with her husband and children.

Read Rachel’s posts on the Bible Gateway Blog.