Melanie PritchardMelanie Pritchard is the Executive Director of the Foundation for Life and Love where she has spoken nationwide to thousands of people on the topics of modesty, chastity, pro-life issues, and marriage. She also owns a Christian Clothing line called “Refuge Clothing Co.” (

Melanie has been a guest on several radio stations, online podcasts, and was a guest on EWTN’s Life on the Rock and CBN’s 700 Club. One of her most notable works is the book she wrote called The Day I Died: Finding Hope in Suffering about her survival after suffering an amniotic fluid embolism. In 2010, the Catholic Physicians Guild of Phoenix honored her with the “Evangelium Vitae” Award and, in March 2007, the Phoenix Business Journal honored her with “The 40 Most Successful People Under 40″ Award.

Melanie earned a B.A. in education and an M.A. in curriculum and instruction at Arizona State University. She considers her greatest accomplishment as being a wife and mother of two children. Keep up with Melanie by subscribing to her blog at or find her on Facebook.