International Book Award winner and Utah Humanities Council "Author on Main Street" Karl Beckstrand is a nineteen-time published author and publisher with more than 50 ebook titles. Mr. Beckstrand presents to large organizations and small groups on Writing, Publishing & Marketing Your Story for Broadest Impact; Entrepreneurship & Your Life's Gifts; Artistic Education; Writing for Mass Media; Sharing Family Stories; Diversity Enriches Everyone; and America. Mr. Beckstrand has lived abroad and has been a guest instructor/trainer for SUECON (education conference), Taiwan’s Global Leadership for Youth, California's Capital Book Festival, Utah Educational Library Media Association, Salt Lake City Book Festival, PCI Webinars, Called to Learn conference, Utah Humanities Council, Murray City Writer’s Workshop, LUW, Utah Housing Coalition, Midvale City Reading Program, Utah Office of Education, professional groups, and schools. He facilitates panels, workshops, and labs (in Spanish or English) and does short Skype appearances at no charge.
"Karl has an incredible way of using his gifts and skills to connect. ... Karl easily reaches audiences and keeps them! Karl is also a fantastic resource, networked to many media outlets, publishing contacts, speakers, and authors. Karl is personable and honest -- two assets sought after highly in today's business world!"