Stephen Jenkinson, MTS, MSW, is an activist, teacher, farmer, and author of Money and the Soul’s Desires. He has a master’s degree in theology from Harvard University and a master’s degree in social work from the University of Toronto. He is known internationally for his work as a counsellor to dying people and a consultant to palliative care and hospice organizations, having worked as a program director in a major Canadian hospital, assistant professor in a prominent Canadian medical school, and educator and advocate in the helping professions. He also is the author of Die Wise: A Manifesto for Sanity and Soul and the subject of the documentary film Griefwalker. He is the founder of The Orphan Wisdom School in Canada.