Lisa Brenninkmeyer founded Walking with Purpose to help women experience the transforming power of God's unconditional love. A convert to Catholicism, Lisa created her first Bible study in 2002 out of a desire to see Catholic women come to know Christ personally.
In 2012, Lisa was recognized by the Catholic Leadership Institute as a National Catholic Leader, and in 2014 and 2015, she presented at the Amazing Parish program’s national conferences. Lisa was also a presenter at the USCCB Convocation of Catholic Leaders in July 2017, and a speaker at two Fellowship of Catholic University Students (FOCUS) national events in 2018 and 2019. Lisa has been a guest on several EWTN shows and was a keynote speaker at two virtual Catholic conferences in 2021. Also during 2021, she spoke at Franciscan University's Applied Biblical Studies Conference and Defending the Faith Conference. Lisa has been a guest on a number of radio, television, and podcast shows as well.