Joe White, author of eleven books -- including "Pure Excitement," which won the Gold Medallion Teen Book of the Year for 1997 -- is a noted speaker on family and teen issues. He is the president of Kanakuk-Kanakomo Kamps, Inc., which hosts 14,000 campers each summer. He has spoken for such noted events as James Dobson's Focus on the Family, Promise Keepers, and Life on the Edge parent and teen conferences. He is the co-host of a national radio show "Life on the Edge Live." He also speaks regularly at NFL football and professional baseball chapels.