Connie Sobczak is the founder of The Body Positive
The Body Positive works with adults and youth in a variety of settings to support positive body attitudes and self-care behaviors. They believe that honoring the female body is the final frontier of the women’s empowerment movement. Women and girls waste their time, brainpower, and money in desperate attempts to achieve unattainable beauty standards.
Dr. Karyn Gordon – author and leading expert on teens! Dr. Karyn is one of North America’s leading relationship / parenting and career expert, a motivational speaker to more than ¼ million people, a best-selling author (Dr. Karyn’s Guide to the Teen Years / Harper Collins) and founder of dk Leadership: An Inspirational Leadership & Counseling Center For Teens, Couples & Adults
Audrey Brashich – author/writer: All Made Up: A Girl’s Guide to Seeing Through Celebrity Hype and Celebrating Real Beauty . Graduate of Trinity College in Hartford, CT, and of Brown University in Providence, RI, where she earned a master’s degree in American Civilization that focused on gender and popular culture. She has worked at and written for magazines/newspapers such as Sassy, YM, Seventeen, Elle Girl, Cosmo Girl, Teen People, Girls Life, Lucky, Working Woman, Shape, Ms., Health, Healing Lifestyles & Spas, and The Washington Post. Audrey covers trending pop culture issues and their impact girls and women.
Misty Tripoli – motivational speaker & founder of The Groove Method. KEY EXPERT in Cover Girl Culture “My mission is to show, through dance and self-expressed movement, how to free the spirit and body; to integrate movement, passion, thought and feeling for a more joyful life. Dance YOUR Dance to freedom and joy.” – Misty.