Dave Singleton authored the newly released memoir anthology CRUSH, Writers Reflect on Love, Longing and the Power of Their First Celebrity Crush (Harper Collins, April 2016) and two nonfiction books, The Mandates and Behind Every Great Woman. His honors include the Media Industry Award for Outstanding Exclusive Coverage, GLAAD Award for Outstanding Multimedia Journalism, and two NLGJA Excellence in Online Journalism awards. His work has appeared in several print and online publications, including the The Washington Post, Chicago Tribune, PBS’s Next Avenue, AARP Media, Yahoo, MSN, the BBC, Washingtonian, Harper’s Bazaar, and OUT. He is a regular columnist for Caring.com. He holds degrees from the University of Virginia and New York University, writes for various publications, and speaks at universities, conferences and events. Visit his website www.davesingleton.com and follow him on Twitter @DCDaveSingleton.