Alan is certified in Youth Ministry and holds a certificate from the University of Dayton. He is the founder of Adventure Catholic Youth Leadership Formation Training, and the author of “The Manly Art of Raising a Daughter”, as well as the co-author of “Teaching Teens To Fail: A 5-Step Field Guide for Parenting Success”. Alan has appeared on EWTN’s At home with Jim and Joy TV Show, as well as multiple radio shows throughout the country speaking about the importance of family and the man’s role as a shepherd. Alan is a veteran of the United States Army, and achieved the rank of Eagle Scout while in Boy Scouts. He has been married to the same beautiful woman since 1993 and has 3 wonderful daughters. Alan offers speaking engagements as a keynote speaker and his passions are his family and leading others to know Jesus on a personal level.