Ellie Roscher

Author of Play Like a Girl and How Coffee Saved My Life, Ellie Roscher is also the co-founder of 12 Tiny Things and a contributor to several blogs, magazines and compilation books.

Ellie is the director of youth and story development at Bethlehem Lutheran Church in Minneapolis. She previously taught creative writing at the Minnesota Institute for Talented Youth and theology at Cretin-Derham Hall High School.

Ellie’s work as an educator, writer and speaker has brought her to places like Kenya, El Salvador and Uruguay, but she currently lives in Minneapolis with her spouse and sons. She has a MFA in Writing from Sarah Lawrence College and a MA in Theology from Luther Seminary. Follow her at @ellieroscher.