Samuel J. Hodges, IV (MDiv, Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary) is executive producer for Church Initiative. He created the current edition of GriefShare to complement the content of Grieving with Hope. Sam lives with his wife, Rachel, and their four children in North Carolina.
Kathy Leonard is editorial director for Church Initiative and coauthor of Through a Season of Grief: Devotions for Your Journey from Mourning to Joy and Divorce Care: Hope, Help, and Healing During and After Your Divorce. Kathy and her husband, Tim, live in Virginia with their three children.