Laura Petherbridge is an international speaker and author of, When ‘I Do’ Becomes ‘I Don’t’-Practical Steps for Healing During Separation and Divorce, The Smart Stepmom (co-authored with Ron Deal), 101 Tips for The Smart Stepmom, and Quiet Moments for the Stepmom Soul.
Laura is the founder of Sisterhood of Stepmoms, a ministry designed to provide help, hope and healing for any woman dating, engaged or married to a man with kids. www.SisterhoodofStepmoms.com
She is a featured expert on the DivorceCare DVD series implemented in over 45,000 churches worldwide. In addition to the US she has spoken in South Africa, Australia, and Canada. Laura had 2 stepmoms and 1 stepdad while growing up. She has been a stepmom for 30 years after her marriage to Steve. Therefore, she understands stepfamily living from every angle. They live in Florida, her website is: www.TheSmartStepmom.com