Meet the writing team that created the Gen2Rev Storybook!
Emily has assisted her husband Jeff in the development of The Bible Timeline: the Story of Salvation. She is the author of My Heart Is a Violin and Lily of the Mohawks: the Story of St. Kateri. Emily also is the writer of “Family Night,” a weekly column based on the current Sunday mass readings. She received her degree in Classical and Near Eastern Archaeology from the University of Minnesota. Jeff and Emily have three daughters.
Regina Lickteig Neville
Regina received her BA in education and theatre liberal arts from the University of Northern Iowa and a Master of Fine Arts degree from Yale University. She has spent over a decade managing non-profit theatre companies in Chapel Hill, NC, and in the San Francisco Bay Area. Regina also holds a Minnesota teaching license, has worked as a Director of Religious Education, and has taught Faith Formation for over fifteen years. She serves in leadership roles in education and with her church community. Regina and her husband, Tom, have three children.
Lisa is a convert to Catholicism and has a passion for Jesus in the Word and Sacraments. She has a Master's degree in Pastoral Ministry from the St. Paul Seminary in St. Paul, Minnesota and works as a Director of Religious Education at a large suburban parish. She has served as a catechist in Catholic Religious Education programs and a substitute teacher in Catholic Schools. Lisa and her husband, Kurt, have three children.
Linda is full-time wife and mother. She received her BA in Business Administration from the University of St. Thomas, St. Paul, Minnesota. She has catechized children from pre-school to 6th grade in local parishes and VBS programs for the past fifteen years. She also served as a Bible Study Coordinator for Jeff Cavins’ Great Adventure series “Adventures in the Acts of the Apostles” with 450 participants. Linda was raised Catholic and was inspired to teach her children the fullness of truth and love upon which the Catholic Church is built. Motivated by that same love she feels a great desire to see a Catholic Bible study for children come to fruition. She and her husband, Phil, have three children.