Ron Braund, PhD is a marriage and family therapist, and family business consultant, life coach, and author. He is president of Family Business Transitions, facilitating families in succession planning to achieve personal and philanthropic goals. He is the author of, Understanding How Others Misunderstand You, and The Strong-Willed Child or Dreamer?. Through his non-profit organization, CoMission for Children at Risk (www.comission.org) he facilitates collaboration with global foster care initiatives for orphans and neglected or abused children. Ron and his family, reside in Marietta, Georgia.