Marilyn Adamson grew up in Chicago and has a degree in journalism & advertising. A former atheist, she came on staff with Cru (Campus Crusade for Christ), hoping to reach people through media. In 2000, she created Cru's evangelistic site and continues to direct it. The site is now in many languages. More than 50 million people came to the site last year. Marilyn also created a full discipleship pathway for new believers, also in multiple languages. She's married, with two adult children. Marilyn's on two leadership teams with Cru: one focused on college students worldwide, and the leadership team for Church Movements in the U.S.