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 achieved the rank of Eagle Scout while in Boy Scouts, and is a veteran of the United States Army. He is 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.