Sun, Dec 05|
Zoom Live Recorded Event
The WHY Campaign - Day 1 1 of 16 Activism Against Gender-Based Violence
Time & Location
Dec 05, 2021, 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM GMT+11
Zoom Live Recorded Event
About the Event
Join us for another Global Citizen Solidarity & Awareness Domestic Abuse Free Public Virtual Event. RSVP & Save the Date to make sure you receive you zoom link and, as 100 per cent global volunteers all we ask if you pay it forward, share this event and join us to make a difference together.
Meet our next international Guest Speaker, the courageous and talented Leslie Morgan Steiner.
Leslie is a New York Times best-selling author, columnist for The Washington Post, women’s empowerment expert, successful corporate executive – and domestic violence survivor. Leslie Morgan Steiner is the author of four nonfiction books: the New York Times bestselling memoir Crazy Love; the critically acclaimed anthology Mommy Wars: Stay-at-Home and Career Moms Face Off on Their Choices, Their Lives, Their Families; The Baby Chase: How Surrogacy is
Transforming the American Family; and her latest memoir, The Naked Truth, which explores
female sexuality, self-esteem and dating after 50.
Steiner holds a BA in English from Harvard College. Her first job was writing and editing for
Seventeen Magazine. After graduating from Wharton business school in 1992 with an MBA in
Marketing, she launched Splenda Brand Sweetener internationally for Johnson & Johnson. She
returned to her hometown of Washington, DC in 2001 to become General Manager of the 1.1
million-circulation Washington Post Magazine, a position she held for five years. From 2006-2008
she wrote over 500 columns for the Washington Post’s popular on-line work/family column, “On
Balance.” She has been profiled by People Magazine, the New York Times, Glamour, Psychology
Today, Redbook, The Washington Post, and other publications.
Steiner is a regular speaker at international women’s conferences and media guest on The Today
Show, National Public Radio, Anderson Cooper 360, The Tamron Hall Show, ABC, NBC, CBS,
and cable news networks. She has appeared in Newsweek, BusinessWeek, Elle, Parents, Self,
Vogue, Vanity Fair, The Los Angeles Times, and CNN.com. She is a frequent speaker and
consultant on the subjects of marketing to moms and ending family violence. Her TEDTalks have
been viewed by over seven million people.
She serves as an emeritus board member for the One Love Foundation, in honor of slain
University of Virginia senior Yeardley Love, and the National Advisory Council for the Conference
on Crimes Against Women. Leslie Morgan Steiner lives in Washington, DC; East Hampton, New York; and New Hampshire.
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