Carin Rockind is a leading happiness expert, media personality, and the creator of PurposeGirl, a movement to empower purpose-driven living for girls and women. She has taught thousands of women real-life strategies to reclaim their happiness and live their joy. Having survived domestic abuse, divorce, and armed robbery, she teaches women to use pain for purpose and thrive. Carin was one of the first 250 people in the world to earn a Masters in Applied Positive Psychology from the University of Pennsylvania, where she has also served as adjunct faculty. Carin teaches workshops at companies worldwide, including Morgan Stanley, AVON, and Progressive Insurance and she is a regular contributor to national media: She has appeared on NBC, CBS, PBS, NPR, and Crain’s Business, and is the Happiness Guru on Sirius XM’s Cosmo Radio. Most recently, she became an international best-selling author for her contribution in Pebbles in the Pond: Wave Three. Carin is a marathon runner, gourmet cook and painter and lives in Philadelphia with her husband, Joshua, and her bonus-son.