Don Pape

Don Pape

Get to Know Don:

Don was born in Brazil to missionary parents. They returned to Canada in the 70s where he completed his high school and university with a degree in Political Science. He has had a varied background in graphic design, marketing and sales with over thirty years in the publishing industry. He represented DaySpring Cards, Howard Books, Bethany House and a number of US-based Christian publishers in Canada before moving to the US where with Harold Shaw Books he served as publisher for Madeleine L’Engle. , With over thirty years in Christian publishing,  a dozen NY Time bestsellers, he has also been with WaterBrook Press, David C Cook and was a literary agent at Alive Communications representing such authors as Robert Elmer, Nancy Guthrie and Mark Mittelberg. In January of 2014 he took on the role of overseeing the alliance between NavPress and Tyndale House, serving as publisher for the Navigators publishing arm. He is an avid jazz music fan, loves reading novels and hiking with his wife and best friend Ruthie. He is proud father of three sons, Jeremy, Matt & Tim and loves being grandpopsy to Zoey!

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Publisher - NavPress

NavPress is the publishing arm of The Navigators, supporting the global ministry that shares the gospel of Jesus and helps people grow in their relationship with Him through Life-to-Life® discipleship, creating spiritual generations of believers. Our focus then is on Christian living: Bible studies, devotionals, books for men and women and families. I look forward to hearing about your writing, your passion and why your manuscript may be a fit!


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