Sheila Seiler Lagrand, Ph.D., earned her doctorate in anthropology at the University of California, Los Angeles. As an undergraduate at the University of California, San Diego, she studied anthropology and literature with an emphasis in writing. Sheila has contributed to several edited volumes. Her Christmas story, Yankee Doodle Christmas, releases this December. She contributes occasionally at BibleDude.net. Sheila is a member of the The High Calling.