Dec. 1, 2022

Episode 43: From Hardship to Hope with Tammy Kennington

Episode 43: From Hardship to Hope with Tammy Kennington

Tammy Kennington is a writer and speaker familiar with the impact of trauma, mental health issues, and parenting in the hard places. Her desire is to lead women from hardship to hope and to share the love of Christ with the young and young at heart.

Her love for writing began when Tammy was eight years old, and she penned her first poem. Spurred on by its publication in the Rural Montana magazine, Tammy dreamed of authoring books for many years.

Now an award-winning writer, Tammy has been featured in numerous magazines and online forums including,, Refresh Magazine, and MOPS.

Tammy also holds a Master’s in Teaching, a Bachelor of Arts in Elementary Education, a certificate in the Foundations of Trauma, and recognition as a Certified Academic Language Therapist. Having served in education for more than twenty years, Tammy continues to remediate students with dyslexia and finds special joy investing in children.  

Tammy speaks at churches and conferences nationwide including mom’s groups and women’s retreats as well as organizations such as schools and community groups.

Tammy is married to her high school sweetheart, Dave, the proud mother of two young adults and two teens, and dog-mom to Dandy, an eighty-five-pound lap puppy. In her free time, Tammy enjoys reading and sipping a warm mug of Earl Grey.

You can connect with Tammy and her trauma support group at