Dr. Trafford Fischer is director of the Adventist Institute of Family Relations and a member of the Discipleship Ministries Team (Family Specialty) for the Seventh-day Adventist Church in the South Pacific. He holds a D. Min. degree, as well as an M.A. in religion and an M.A. in family life education. He has worked in youth, pastoral, and chaplaincy ministry for 31 years and has a real interest in strengthening marriages and enriching families. He and his wife, Caryl, live in Bonnells Bay, NSW, Australia, and they have two adult children and four granddaughters.