Gregg Levoy is the author of Vital Signs: The Nature and Nurture of Passion (Penguin), and the bestselling book Callings: Finding and Following An Authentic Life (Random House)----rated among the "Top 20 Career Publications" by the Workforce Information Group. He was also the "behavioral specialist" at USA Today.
As a lecturer and seminar-leader, he has presented at the Smithsonian Institution, American Counseling Association, Environmental Protection Agency, Microsoft, National Conference on Positive Aging, National Career Development Association, and others, and been a frequent guest of the media, including ABC-TV, CNN, NPR and PBS.
A former adjunct professor of journalism at the University of New Mexico, and former columnist and reporter for USA Today and the Cincinnati Enquirer, he has written on the subject of passion for the New York Times Magazine, Washington Post, American Health, Omni, Psychology Today, Reader’s Digest, and many others. He lives in Asheville, NC, and his website is www.gregglevoy.com.