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Jeffrey Dean is a National Communicator, Author and Radio Host of The HopeLine w/JEFFREY DEAN.  He is the founder of The Jeffrey Dean Company, whose mission is to inspire students to be their very best, motivating them to make wise choices that will benefit them for a lifetime.

As the authority on teens and teen culture, Jeffrey engages thousands each year tackling every day issues by applying applicable solutions. Exhibiting a unique combination of humility and boldness, Jeffrey empowers people to live in ways previously unimaginable. Rolling Stone Magazine says that Jeffrey’s “hold-nothing-back approach benefits teens for a lifetime!

With two decades of experience as a compelling storyteller, Jeffrey has been propelled to the forefront as one of the nations most relevant and sought after communicators to both teens and adults. Jeffrey has spoken to more than 3 million people throughout our nation’s conferences, prisons, churches and public schools.

A lover of writing, Jeffrey has a column in Forward and Direction Magazines.  Additionally, he has written for numerous publications including Horizon Magazine, The Brink, Fusion Magazine and Stand Firm. Jeffrey is currently a writer for Multnomah, a division of Random House Publishing. He is the author of The Fight Of Your Life, a shockingly truthful and reassuringly practical book highlighting the “must-know” information every teen influencer needs to help guide and guard this generation. Additionally, Jeffrey has written Watch This: A Getting There Guide To Manhood For Teen Guys and This Is Me: A Teen Girls Guide To Becoming The Real You, Between The Lines For Girls and Between The Lines For Guys. Jeffrey is also published by Serendipity House Publishing, having written a six-volume DVD driven curriculum entitled FLOOD, which is distributed by LifeWay. Jeffrey's newest release, The Graduate Handbook, is a must-read for any graduating senior. It's packed with street-level smarts for every gradutae to get a head-start on post-graduation.

Jeffrey has served on the Strategic Stakeholders Committee for the Department of Health and Human Services, Washington, D.C. He presently serves on the Advisory Board of Youth For Christ and the National Abstinence Clearinghouse.

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