Carrie Goldman

Award-winning Author and Speaker

Carrie Goldman is the award-winning author of Bullied: What Every Parent, Teacher, and Kid Needs to Know About Ending the Cycle of Fear (Harper Collins, August 2012) and the Jazzy's Quest children's book series (Marcinson Press). Carrie Goldman and actress Chase Masterson founded the Pop Culture Hero Coalition to bring together top bullying prevention groups and celebrities to advocate for change. Carrie has written for The New York Times, CNN, Psychology Today, Huffington Post, Brain Child Magazine,, Babble, and AlterNet. She has been featured on NPR, BBC, MSNBC, CNN Headline News, Fox, HLN, HuffPost Live and Mondays with Marlo. In addition to her expertise in bullying dynamics, Carrie writes one of the nation’s premier adoption blogs, Portrait of an Adoption, which has followers in more than 45 countries. She travels around the country giving keynote addresses and running workshops for companies, universities, schools and community groups about issues such as relational aggression and social conflict; digital citizenship; restorative justice; the sexualization of girls and women; the cultural effects of gender-based marketing; ethical adoption; raising adopted children, and the changing nature of adoption. Carrie received her B.S. from Northwestern University and her M.B.A. from the Kellogg School of Management.