2014-08-25-McGowancoverDr. Dale McGowan teaches nonreligious parenting seminars across the United States and is the founder and executive director of Foundation Beyond Belief,a humanist charitable foundation based in Atlanta. He is also National Director of Ethical Education for the American Ethical Union. In 2008, Dale was named Harvard Humanist of the Year for his work in nonreligious parenting education.

91bIUiUzgNL._UX250_Dale holds degrees in physical anthropology and music theory from UC Berkeley as well as a Ph.D. in music composition and theory from the University of Minnesota. He edited and co-authored Parenting Beyond Belief and Raising Freethinkers, the first comprehensive resources for nonreligious parents, as well as Voices of Unbelief (2012), Atheism For Dummies (2013), and his latest work discussed in this episode,  In Faith and in Doubt: How Religious Believers and Nonbelievers Can Create Strong Marriages and Loving Families.

You can learn more about Dale by visiting his website