Jan Coates's Bio:
Jan Coates has worked in sales, marketing, and creative writing for more than 25 years. She is a speaker, has appeared on television and radio shows, and owned Creative Design/Marketing Solutions, a sales and marketing consulting company, for more than than ten years. Jan became a Christian at an early age, but as a teen full of shame and guilt from child abuse, she turned her back on her faith. In 1982 a drunk driver killed her only child, Chris. Jan rededicated her life to Jesus on Easter Sunday, 1983. Today Jan and her husband are the parents of two teenagers who were adopted as babies. She and her family live in Texas.