Trevor Bechtel is a writer, speaker, consultant, ethicist, and musician with 20 years of professional experience focused in higher education administration and teaching. He is the author of The Gift of Ethics, published in 2014 with Cascade Press. He is a sought after speaker and thinker on a variety of topics, including: internet technologies, the human-animal relationship, ethics and religion. He has released three collaboratively produced compact discs including, Of Every Creature, with Anabaptist Bestiary Project. He has been involved in thinking creatively about information design and educational technologies since 1995.