About Dean Sikes
Dean Sikes is a messenger of hope. Since January of 1993, he's spoken at over three thousand events, in seven nations of the world, with audiences that exceed 2.3 million students.

A published author, Dean has written seventeen books for teens.

Through our YOU MATTER Campaign, Dean is dedicated to our long-term mission of being on the road, where he's ministering words of hope that inspire a generation to more fully know God and His plan for their lives.

On average, Dean is on the road ministering at youth events eleven months each year.

Together with his wife Lori and their three children, the Sikes family makes their home in Chattanooga, Tennessee.