Carol Dowsett is a career missionary with Wycliffe Bible Translators and professional communications consultant, having served for nearly 20 years in global communication leadership roles with agencies such as Wycliffe International, SIL International, Forum of Bible Agencies International and Bible League International. She is a frequent teacher of Reflective Bible Studies and has been a lay leader of women's discipleship and prayer ministries in various churches. Her career has included conducting communications training in Asia, Africa, and Europe. She lived with her husband and children in Nairobi, Kenya for three years and now makes her home near Dallas, Texas. Married 36 years, she has four adult children including one Kenyan "daughter of the heart."