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Fr. Kenneth Schmidt is a licensed professional counselor and executive director of Trauma Recovery Associates, which trains mental health professionals and spiritual caregivers in the US and several other nations. He is also the pastor of St. Catherine of Siena Parish in Portage, Michigan, a canonist, and the diocesan director of Priestly Life and Ministry for the Diocese of Kalamazoo.
Gary Bouchard is the Director of the Gregory J. Grappone Humanities Institute at Saint Anselm College, where he has taught in the English Department for over three decades. During those years he also served as Department Chair and as the College's Executive Vice President. A specialist in the field of Early Modern poetry, he is the author of Colin's Campus: Cambridge University and the English Eclogue (2000) and Southwell's Sphere: The Influence of England's Secret Poet (2019). Gary is the Consulting Editor and a Catholic Press Association award-winning writer for Parable, the magazine of the Catholic Diocese of Manchester, New Hampshire.
Philip Sheldrake is professor and director of the Institute for the Study of Contemporary Spirituality at Oblate School of Theology, San Antonio, Texas. He is also senior research fellow at Westcott House in the Cambridge Theological Federation and senior research associate of the Von Hügel Institute, St Edmund's College Cambridge. Sheldrake is a well-known authority on Christian spirituality.