Carrie Gress has a doctorate in philosophy from the Catholic University of America and is a faculty member at Pontifex University. Her work has appeared at Aleteia, Catholic Vote, Catholic World Report, New Advent, Real Clear Religion, Reddit, Zenit, EWTN Radio, Relevant Radio, BBC and CBC television. She is regular blogger at The National Catholic Register. She has lived and worked professionally in Washington, D.C. and Rome, Italy and her work has been translated into seven languages. Dr. Gress is the author of Nudging Conversions: A Practical Guide to Bringing Those You Love Back to the Church, Ultimate Makeover: The Transforming Power of Motherhood and co-author with George Weigel of City of Saints; A Pilgrim’s Guide to John Paul II’s Krakow. A mother of four, she and her family live in Virginia.