Ashburn, VA (February 8, 2017) – Nationally known author and advocate Leslie Morgan Steiner will speak from 7 to 9 p.m. on Saturday, March 25th, at Briar Woods High School.
This date replaces a January 14th event that was cancelled due to inclement weather.
Her appearance is free and open to the public. It is being sponsored by the Loudoun Community Services Board, the Loudoun County Public Library, the Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office, the Loudoun Abused Women’s Shelter and Loudoun County Public Schools (LCPS).
Steiner is an author, blogger, and public speaker on violence against women, and other issues including motherhood, parenting and infertility. She lives in Washington, D.C. Her 2009 memoir about surviving domestic violence, “Crazy Love,” was a New York Times bestseller, People Pick and subject of the first TED Talk by a domestic violence survivor.
From 2006 to 2008 she wrote more than 500 columns for the Washington Post’s popular daily on-line work/family column, “On Balance.” She currently writes the weekly column, “Two Cents on Modern Motherhood,” for Modern Mom and Mommy Track’d: Managing the Chaos of Modern Motherhood.
Steiner has been a guest on the “Today Show,” National Public Radio, ABC, NBC, CBS, Fox News, MSNBC and has been profiled by Newsweek, BusinessWeek, Elle, Parenting, Parents, Self, Glamour, Vanity Fair, The New York Times, The Los Angeles Times and The Washington Post.
Briar Woods High School is located at 22525 Belmont Ridge Road, Ashburn.