Katye Riselli is a writer and editor for Planting Roots. A known storyteller with a passion for the written word, Katye previously served as speechwriter and deputy communications director for Mrs. Laura Bush. Since leaving politics, Katye uses stories to encourage women to live what they believe by digging deep roots of faith. She writes at www.katyeriselli.com about life in the military, rediscovering faith, and building community. Katye is married to Mark, and they have two daughters. They call Virginia home, but welcome family and friends wherever the Air Force sends them. When she’s not writing, you’ll find her chasing her girls or reading a good book.