Steven R. Hemler is President of the Catholic Apologetics Institute of North America (CAINA) and author of a trilogy of published apologetics books: (1) The Reality of God: The Layman’s Guide to Scientific Evidence for the Creator, (2) Search No More: The Keys to Truth and Happiness, and (3) Catholic Stories of Faith and Hope: How God Brings Good Out of Suffering.
Steve has a Master of Pastoral Studies degree from Loyola University of Chicago, as well as Bachelor’s and Master’s degrees in Civil/Structural Engineering from Virginia Tech. He has been actively involved in adolescent and adult religious education for over 30 years. After a 33-year professional engineering career, including 13 years in the Middle East, Steve took early retirement in 2011 to follow a calling to serve God and the Church full time. Steve and his wife Linda have been married for over 40 years and have three adult children. They live in Culpeper, Virginia. For more information, go to: