Beverly Easterling is a writer and teacher. She has been a trainer for the ground-breaking Safeguarding God’s Children workshops used by the Episcopal Church to provide child-abuse education to those who minister to children. She is a lyricist who has collaborated with noted composers Robert J. Powell, Mark Hayes, Mark Schweizer, and George Mabry. Her work is found in Voices Found, a supplement to the 1982 Episcopal Hymnal. She lives in Alexandria, Louisiana.