Bio | Dr. Michael Youssef

Michael Youssef, PhD, is the Founder and President of Leading The Way with Dr. Michael Youssef. Dr. Youssef was born in Egypt and lived in Lebanon and Australia before moving to the United States. In 1984, he fulfilled a childhood dream of becoming an American citizen. He holds degrees from Moore College in Sydney, Australia; Fuller Theological Seminary in California; and a PhD in social anthropology from Emory University. A student of the Bible and of history, Dr. Youssef’s unique background has equipped him with a keen understanding of the Middle East, sociological trends in the Western world, andChristian worldview issues. He has authored more than 40 books, including popular titles The Third Jihad, The Leadership Style of Jesus, Life-Changing Prayers, and his new book, Saving Christianity? He and his wife reside in Atlanta and have four grown children and ten grandchildren.