Stephanie Caudle

Stephanie Caudle is a publicist, ghostwriter, and D&I agency CEO. She is a results-driven Writer & Public Relations professional with over 10 years of experience in SEO, search engine marketing, media relations, & outreach, social media marketing, content writing, content marketing strategy, and consulting. Stephanie is the Founder of Black Girl Group, an online freelance marketplace that connects African American women freelance creatives to companies seeking to create innovative and engaging content for African American audiences.

Matthew Farrell

Matthew Farrell is a reputed author of thriller, suspense, and mystery novels. His books are popular worldwide and are described to have a rich cast of characters, intriguing storylines, wonderful settings, and exciting plots. Farrell is popularly known for writing the novels I Know Everything and What Have You Done.

Sonia Faruqi

Sonia Faruqi is the author of two books for adults: Project Animal Farm (2015), a work of investigative journalism about food and animal welfare, and The Oyster Thief (2018), a science fantasy novel featuring an underwater world. Her first book was a finalist for three awards and her second book was on The Globe and Mail’s list of best books of the year. Her work has been endorsed by Jodi Picoult and Nobel Laureate J.M. Coetzee.

Michael Gurian

Dr. Michael Gurian is a marriage and family counselor in private practice and the New York Times bestselling author of thirty-two books published in twenty-three languages. He is a social philosopher who has pioneered efforts to bring neuro-biology and brain research into homes, schools, corporations, and public policy. Dr. Michael is the co-founder and Executive Director of The Gurian Institute, a company that conducts research internationally, launches pilot programs, and trains professionals.

Jonathan Pitts

Jonathan Pitts is an author, speaker, and executive pastor at Church of the City in Franklin, Tennessee. He previously served as the executive director at the Urban Alternative, the national ministry of Dr. Tony Evans. Jonathan has co-authored two books alongside his late wife, Wynter Pitts, the founder of FOR GIRLS LIKE YOU Magazine.

Melanie Phillips

Melanie Phillips (Madhuri) is an author, Clinical Ayurvedic Specialist, Yoga Teacher Trainer, Podcaster, and Energy Healer. She’s a spiritual mentor specialising in supporting healers, yogis, and coaches struggling with self-sabotage and impostor syndrome to clear abundance blocks and navigate stress so they can grow their income and impact doing what sets their soul on fire. She’s the bestselling author of “Living After Loss: A Soulful Guide to Freedom” and the co-author of, “Your Irresistible Life: 4 Seasons of Self-Care through Ayurveda & Yoga Practices that Work.”

Scott Young

Scott Young is a Wall Street Journal bestselling author, podcast host, programmer, and entrepreneur. He has published weekly essays on his website to help people like you learn and think better. Scott is the author of the bestseller Ultralearning, a book that contains an essential guide to future-proof your career and maximizes your competitive advantage through self-education.

Jillian Medoff

Jillian Medoff is the acclaimed author of four novels. Her fifth novel, ALL THINGS BRIGHT AND BEAUTIFUL, will be published by Harper/HarperCollins in 2022. She also has a long career in corporate consulting. A senior consultant with Segal Benz, Jillian advises clients on communication strategies for all aspects of the employee experience.