About the Speaker
Scott Phelps is President of Abstinence & Marriage Education Resources near Chicago, IL, and is cofounder of the National Abstinence Education Association (now Ascend) in Washington D.C. Mr. Phelps is the author of five of popular character---based abstinence education programs for youth, which are widely used around the country: Game Plan, Quest, Aspire, Navigator, and Excel. These curricula teach teens the Success Sequence to help them understand the clear benefits of preparing well for future marriage and family. Mr. Phelps conducts training seminars nationally to help parents and teachers effectively communicate the benefits of abstinence and marriage to youth. Scott holds a bachelor's degree from San Francisco State University and a Master's of Divinity degree from Trinity International University in Deerfield, IL. Mr. Phelps’ training seminars have equipped over 4,000 teachers around the country, and A&M programs have reached approximately 2,000,000 teens across all 50 states. Scott's wife Carrie taught homeschool co-op writing courses and biblical worldview courses, while homeschooling their four children. Prior to A&M, Scott served as a pastor for nine years.