Yvon Prehn is the founder, director, and primary content creator of a training site for church communicators, www.effectivechurchcom.com, which provides practical training in print and digital communications to help churches fulfill the Great Commission.
Yvon has worked in communication ministry for over twenty-five years. She was a freelance newspaper reporter and religion writer for the Colorado Springs Sun. When desktop publishing was first invented, Yvon was a top-rated, national trainer in desktop publishing for Padgett/Thompson, the nation's largest one-day seminar company. She worked as a communications consultant and trainer for many of the ministries headquartered in Colorado Springs. For fourteen years she traveled all over North America teaching seminars on church communications to thousands of church communicators.
Currently, Yvon is creating articles, videos, blogs, and other training materials for www.effectivechurchcom.com in addition to writing books and articles to educate, equip, and inspire church communicators. Yvon and her husband, Paul, live in Ventura, California.