Heidi Hess Saxton is an award-winning author and a senior acquisitions editor at Ave Maria Press. She has written or compiled a number of books, including Advent with Saint Teresa of Calcutta, which won a second-place award from the Catholic Press Association. She is the editor of Forgiveness Makes You Free.
Saxton has appeared on EWTN’s Women of Grace, Catholic Connection, Kresta in the Afternoon, The Drew Mariani Show, and the Son Rise Morning Show. She earned bachelor’s degrees from Bethany College of Missions and Azusa Pacific University and a master’s degree in theology from Sacred Heart Major Seminary.
She lives in the South Bend, Indiana, area with her family.