For the Press


Author & Speaker

Leeana Tankersley is the author of six books, including Found Art, Breathing Room, Brazen, Begin Again, Always We Begin Again, and her newest release, Hope Anyway. Sharing the nuances of the human experiences with humor and honesty, she has spoken to audiences internationally and has written for outlets across the web. Her faith, her family, and her questions inform her work.

Leeana is the managing editor for The MOPS Magazine, a quarterly publication of MOPS, International, an organization that supports mothers globally. She is also a cohost on the podcast, “Moms Unscripted.”

Leeana, her three kids, and spirited labradoodle live in Central Virginia. Learn more at

Photo credit: Adam Barnes 2021

Press kits for each book linked below

Read a few of Leeana’s popular articles from around the web


“When It’s Time to be Brazen” from Ann Voskamp’s blog, A Holy Experience


“When You Need To Begin Again” From Ann Voskamp’s blog, A Holy Experience


“The Rhythm of Rest” from MOPS International’s blog

Listen to a few samples of Leeana’s speaking

10 Things to Tell You podcast interview (coming in August)

Press Kits

For media inquiries regarding Leeana and Hope Anyway, please contact Holly Maxwell @ hmaxwell [at] bakerpublishinggroup [dot] com