Mary Kassian is an award-winning author, popular speaker, and distinguished professor of women’s studies at Southern Baptist Seminary. She has published several books, Bible studies and videos, including: Girls Gone Wise, The Feminist Mistake, Conversation Peace, and True Woman 101 and True Woman 201 (with Nancy Leigh DeMoss).
Mary graduated from the faculty of rehabilitation medicine at the University of Alberta, Canada and has since studied theology at the doctoral level. She has taught courses at seminaries across North America and is also a popular conference speaker who has ministered to women’s groups around the world. Mary has appeared on numerous radio and television shows, including Focus on the Family, Family Life Today, and Marriage Uncensored.
Mary was born and raised in Edmonton, Alberta. She and her husband, Brent, have three adult sons and one daughter-in-law. Mary has mastered the art of cheering after spending countless hours in rinks, arenas, and gyms: her husband is chaplain for a professional football team, her two older sons play ice hockey, and her youngest, volleyball. The Kassians enjoy biking, hiking, snorkeling (when they can find some warm water!), music, board games, mountains, campfires, and their family pets: Miss Kitty and black lab, General Beau. You can learn more about Mary at her website www.girlsgonewise.com.