Natalie Parrish hails from rural North Carolina, where she met and married her best friend, Will. Holding an MBA and certifications in Entrepreneurial Leadership, Health Coaching and International Missions, Natalie is passionate about business management, mentoring, volunteering, and encouraging others with her gifts. Her life's purpose is to provide hope to those in need and to help people find their way to living their best lives now. Natalie sponsors children in Africa, India and all over the world. She also supports organizations locally and internationally that address food access, food equity and food deserts with a portion of her book proceeds. In addition, she supports women building small businesses, with a specific focus in agriculture and education in developing countries.