Melanie Chelpka is a Northern Arizona University alumna and Merit Scholar. Growing up abroad fostered her passion for history. In addition to being a lifelong learner, she is zealous in assisting others in their pursuit of knowledge, truth, beauty, and goodness. She’s a redeemed sister in Christ, a devoted wife, homeschool veteran, voracious reader, and Boston Terrier aficionado. The author resides in Northern Arizona with her husband and daughter.