Life Coaches Will Craig '96 and Laurie Gerber '96 Star in A&E Special

By Mark Anskis

Husband-and-wife professional life coaches Will Craig '96 and Laurie Gerber '96 were the featured experts on "The Marriage Test," a 90-minute special that aired on the A&E network in late September.

In the special, Craig and Gerber aimed to resolve deeply rooted issues of four couples. Over the course of one week, they led the couples through a series of group and individual exercises while continuously monitoring their actions in an attempt to salvage their fragile relationships. Prior to the airing of the special, Craig and Gerber were guests on the "Dr. Phil Show." 

Craig and Gerber are considered experts in many aspects of personal and relationship development and have made multiple television appearances over the years. Gerber will be a guest on NBC's "Today Show" on Oct. 18, discussing ways to master time management.

Prior to becoming a life coach, Craig, who majored in psychology and education at the College, previously worked in elementary education and founded and operated a playgroup business for preschoolers. Gerber, a professional life coach for the past 15 years who majored in political science and education at Swarthmore, previously owned and operated Partners with Parents, a tutoring and educational consulting business in New York City.