Kathy Peel is an award-winning author whose 21 books have sold more than 2 million copies. Books such as Desperate Households, Be Your Best, and The Busy Mom’s Guide to a Happy, Organized Home (winner, Mom’s Choice Award for Best Family Reference Guide).
Kathy also founded the Family Manager® brand and Family Manager® University, an online training center for coaching certification, which, to date, has graduated more 400 women. She has made repeat appearances on Oprah, The Early Show, Today, CNN, MSNBC, WGN, HGTV, Fine Living Network, Discovery Channel, and Focus on the Family. Her articles and interviews have appeared in Wall Street Journal, The New York Times, The Washington Post, USA Today, Reader’s Digest, Real Simple, All You, Family Circle, Ladies Home Journal, Women’s Day, and many others.
AOL appointed Kathy its Family Coach and she served as spokesperson for national brands such as General Mills, Dell, Hallmark, Rite Aid, ServiceMaster, Siemens, Tropicana, Kodak, P&G, Orville Redenbacker, Hormel, Clorox, GlaxcoSmithKline, Maytag, and many others.
A dynamic communicator with a gift for helping women assess and lead, Peel is a popular speaker across the country. Her venues are as diverse as YPO, Pennsylvania Governor’s Conference for Women, University of Tennessee, Ernst & Young, FedEx Kinkos, Academy of Family Physicians, Dallas Seminary, U.S. Army, Home Shopping Network, The Texas Governor’s Conference for Women, and Urban Alternatives Pastors Wives Conferences—from a very small sample.
Kathy and her husband, Bill, have three adult sons, three beautiful daughters-in-law, two adorable grand-babies and a smart Border collie named Hank.