Lisa Bedford is better known as Survival Mom, a preparedness-minded mom, blogger, trainer, and writer who encourages other women to adopt a calm and common-sense approach to an uncertain future. She is the author of Survival Mom, to be published by Harper Collins in March, 2012. Lisa has been featured in Newsweek, the Glenn Beck show, CBS and Fox News affiliates, the Arizona Republic and numerous print, internet, and radio interviews around the world. She also writes a regular column in Survivalist Magazine, sharing her knowledge and insights on the topics of family preparedness and suburban survival. Lisa believes there’s power and peace in being prepared and draws from her 25 years experience as a teacher and trainer to carry that message to others through her writing, classes, webinars, and speaking engagements.