Christopher Maricle, author of Deeply Rooted and The Jesus Priorities, lives in California’s central valley with two awesome teenagers. The family loves music, laughter, mountains, oceans, games, and great books. They still read aloud to each other in real time – without technology. Christopher enjoys sharing his ideas about faith and spirituality through writing and music.
Christopher served in Catholic education for 20 years as a teacher, principal, and assistant superintendent. After 10 years with the California School Boards Association, he was appointed director of the California Head Start Association in summer 2016.
Christopher holds a bachelor’s degree in psychology from California State University and a Master of Arts in educational leadership from St. Mary’s College.