Lesia Knudsen is a foster parent of teens, parent coach for foster parents of teens and coaches at-risk youth. She has over 25 years of experience working with families and teens and is an independent contractor for Marin County’s Child and Family Services, providing coaching for Resource Families and youth in foster care.
Lesia is the creator of “Managing Expectations”, a webinar now being used as part of Marin County’s Resource Family Certification process. The webinar is based on her book, Life in the Foster Lane, Practical Insights on Fostering Teens, which was a number 1 best seller on Amazon. She is also an international workshop and conference speaker