Geoffrey W. Sutton is a psychologist, author, and conference speaker. He obtained his Ph.D. in Psychology from the University of Missouri in 1981. He is Emeritus Professor of Psychology of Evangel University in Springfield, Missouri, where he taught courses in research methods, statistics, and the Psychology of Religion. He has published more than 100 books, chapters, and articles. His interests focus on moral psychology and positive psychology variables such as forgiveness, hope, and compassion.