Jim Daly is President and CEO of Focus on the Family, a global Christian ministry dedicated to helping families thrive. Daly assumed the presidency of Focus on the Family in 2005 after 16 years with the ministry. He started his career in 1989 as an assistant to the president, where his primary duties were fostering relationships with supporters. When the International Department was created in 1992, Daly was appointed field director for Asia, Africa and Australia. In 1997, he was promoted to vice president of the International Division. He is the author of two books: Finding Home and Stronger.