Kathleen Swartz McQuaig

Headshot of Kathleen Swartz McQuaig, author, speaker, and teacher

Kathleen Swartz McQuaig, or Kathy as some call her, writes, speaks and teaches from the heart finding inspiration amid everyday circumstances and encouraging others to do the same. Her stories appear in multiple editions of the bestselling Chicken Soup for the Soul series, as well as in other anthologies, periodicals, and online venues including www.KathleenSwartzMcQuaig.com

Kathleen team-taught Executive Public Speaking to senior military leaders at the US Army War College for nearly a decade. Active with Toastmasters International, she led workshops at local and regional conferences and also served as VP of Membership. She's conducted faith-based retreats, taught various conference sessions for writers' groups and women's gatherings. She has served multiple years as a small group leader for the filming of Kimberly Hahn's Life Nurturing Love series. 

Kathleen and her husband have led numerous Bible studies in their homes and churches and love connecting with others. Her vocation and greatest privilege has been as a wife and mom. She continues to treasure that precious family time made even more endearing with a son-in-law and grandchildren.



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