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Rosalind Wiseman

She is the author Queen Bees and Wannabes: Helping Your Daughter Survive Cliques, Gossip, Boyfriends, and Other Realities of Adolescence published by Crown in May 2002, and was the basis for the 2004 hit movie, Mean Girls. Twice a New York Times Bestseller, Queen Bees & Wannabes is in its 30th printing. Other recent publications include contributions to Education Digest and Principal Leadership Magazine, Town and Country. Her new book Queen Bee Moms and Kingpin Dads: was released March 7, 2006 and she has recently become a monthly columnist for Family Circle Magazine.

Ms. Wiseman speaks to children, teens, parents, and educational professionals throughout the world. Audiences have included the American School Counselors Association, National Education Association, Girl Scouts, Girls Association of Australia, Young Presidents Association, and the International Chiefs of Police.

She has been profiled in the New York Times, People, Los Angeles Times, Chicago Tribune, Washington Post, USA Today, Oprah, Nightline, The Today Show, CNN, Good Morning America, and National Public Radio affiliates throughout the country.

Rosalind is a recipient of the Lanterns Social Justice Award from the Black Women's Bar Association of Los Angeles. She is an advisory member of the Corporate Alliance to End Partner Violence and Liz Claiborne's Love is Not Abuse Campaign. She was a liaison to the American Bar Association's Domestic Violence Committee and a member of the Violence Against Women Act's Subcommittee on Girls and School Violence. She is certified through the Program for Young Negotiators at Harvard University and has a Bachelor of Arts in Political Science from Occidental College. She lives in Washington D.C. with her husband and two sons.

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