Lize (pronounced “Leeza”) grew up in a Military family in South Africa. She and her family moved to the United States in high school when her father served as a diplomat in Washington, DC. Lize got her degree in International Business and Political Science, and worked as a Director of Meetings in Corporate America until she had children. She married her college sweetheart, Gregg, in 1999 and they have three daughters. She and her husband, Gregg, have done crisis marriage counseling for the past 12 years and have written a marriage curriculum, Life Renovation, which they teach together in seminars. She has an Emotional Intelligence Coaching certification, Level 1 Gottman Couple Therapy Certification and a Life Coaching Certification . Her friends call her a “professional volunteer” as she is very involved in all aspects of her children’s school and sports activities! She adores her husband and children, is incredibly grateful for her extended family and thoroughly enjoys hanging out and laughing with her friends. Most of all, she loves the Lord. She is passionate about inspiring people in their relationship with Him and giving them hope of change in their lives.