William Cory Stanley is a writer, preacher, teacher, and past president of UAW Local 292, which had an active and retired membership of 8,000 during his tenure. He is the author of five books: Broken Solidarity, Two Stones Between Us, Whisper of Promise, A Light in the Dark, and My Ellipsis. Cory has been involved in Christian ministry for the last twenty-three years, including a stint as a missionary in the country of Belize in Central America. He has a Bachelor of Theology Degree in Ministry as well as an Associate of Applied Science Degree in Business Administration. A dedicated husband and father of two children, he and his family reside in Indiana.