Born: November 29, 1962
Occupation: Author, sociologist, therapist
Biography: Martha Nibley Beck is an American sociologist, therapist, life coach and best-selling author. Beck is the daughter of deceased LDS scholar and apologist, Hugh Nibley. She received national attention after publication in 2005 of her best-seller, Leaving the Saints: How I Lost the Mormons and Found My Faith in which she accuses her father of sexual abuse.