Jeremy Courtney is CEO of Preemptive Love Coalition, a peacemaking organization providing lifesaving surgery, relief, and development in Iraq, Libya, and other areas of polarizing conflict.
He is the bestselling author of Preemptive Love: Pursuing Peace One Heart at a Time, which tells his pursuit of peace by remaking the world through healing in Iraq.
Since 2007, PLC has provided over 1,500 lifesaving heart surgeries for children in fragile states and conflict zones across the world. In the shadow of ISIS in Iraq, Syria, Libya, Nigeria and Pakistan, PLC has delivered 40,000 pounds of food, served 17,000 women and children, and started more than 20 entrepreneurial initiatives.
Jeremy is husband to his college sweetheart, Jessica and father to Emma (10) and Micah (8). They have lived in Iraq since the middle of the Iraq War.