Glennon Doyle

About the author


Glennon Doyle is an American author and writer of #1 New York Times bestsellers Untamed and Love Warrior. She is also the writer of the bestseller, Carry On, Warrior. Her book, Love Warrior, was chosen as part of Oprah’s Book Club 2.0. She created the online community Momastery and founded the non-profit, Together Rising, which helps women, families, and children in crisis.

She was born in Burke, Virginia. In her 2013 TEDx Talk, she discussed her time spent in the mental hospital when she was a teen. She received her Bachelor of Arts from James Madison University in 1998 and worked as a teacher in Northern Virginia.

Married to Craig Melton, a former model, from 2002 to 2016, she has three children. She married Abby Wambach, a retired professional soccer player, on May 14, 2017.