Kristie Christie is a writer, speaker, and child-advocate who studies the intersection between empathy and emerging culture. Her work has been regularly featured in The Huffington PostDarling MagazineThe Good Men ProjectYahoo Parenting and on her own site, kristiechristie.com

Her primary work is with Compassion International as Speaker Relations Director, committed to helping free children living in extreme poverty around the world.  She spent 15 years creating and leading children’s & family programs in Southern California, most recently at Malibu Presbyterian Church.

In case you're wondering, she laid claim to her fun double name, Kristie Christie, by marrying just right man, David CHRISTIE. Kristie and David live in Calabasas, California.