Meet the Team

Taylor Funderburg

FTJ Founder & Cowriter

Taylor is a 22-year-old mama to Fin and wife to her best friend, Tyler. She enjoys reading, day dreaming, and gathering at the table. She lives in a small town in Alabama, where her Great Dane puppy, Rori, frolics in the cotton fields. TOPICS: seasons of change, anxiety, OCD




Haley Gillilan

FTJ Cowriter

Haley and her sweet husband, Dalton, have been married for 4 years, and are kept busy by their spunky 3-year-old little girl! Haley loves writing, Jesus, spending time with her family, and exploring Birmingham! TOPICS: anxiety, OCD







Kristen Sturdivant

FTJ Cowriter

Kristen is a 22-year-old recent college grad with a huge heart for international travel. With a yearning for adventure & passion for storytelling through experience and relationship, she is eager to see what the Lord will do in her life after college. For now, she’s working in Walt Disney World! TOPICS: eating disorders, anxiety, depression



Sarah Elmore

FTJ Designer

Sarah is a 25-year-old graphic designer who loves Jesus, community, and vulnerability. After marrying her high school sweetheart, they settled in Nashville and welcomed a droopy-eyed pup named Camden into their family. She enjoys slowing down enough to send snail mail, cuddle under a warm blanket, and drink coffee from a real mug.



Shoutout to Beautifully Broken Co. for our beautiful team shirts!