Nebraska Authors

Joel Christiansen

Nebraska Author, Educator and Motivational Speaker

Places Lived

Wayne, NE
Lincoln, NE
Omaha, NE

Author Of

  • Nonfiction


Addiction; Inspirational


Bachelor of Arts Degree in Education, Wayne State College, Wayne, NE
Master of Education Degree, University of Nebraska-Lincoln, Lincoln, NE
Education Specialist Degree in Educational Administration, University of Nebraska-Omaha, Omaha, NE



Places Worked

Doane College, Lincoln, NE
Joel Christiansen Speaking Services and Learning Academy for Ethical Leadership
Concordia University, Lincoln, NE


Outstanding Young Man in America Award
Outstanding Educator in America Award
Professor of the Year at Doane College, Lincoln, NE


Out of the Ashes: The Resurrection of an Addict. 2004.
Stop Whining and Start Winning: The Power of Life's Choices. 2006.
Seven Tenets for Creating a Mindset of Educational Excellence and Ethical Conduct. 2016.
Seven Leadership Tenets for Creating a Culture of Excellence and Ethical Conduct. 2016.
Five Step Drive to Thrive in a Changing World. 2016.
Joelisms. 2016.

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