Kristen Lee, Ed.D., LICSW is a recovering perfectionist, proud Mama, and an internationally recognized, award-winning author, clinician, researcher, educator, speaker, and activist with over 20 years of experience. As Lead Faculty for Behavioral Science at Northeastern University in Boston, her research and teaching interests include individual and organizational well-being and resilience, particularly for marginalized and underserved populations. She is the author of Reset: Make the Most of Your Stress, Winner of the Next Generation Indie Book Awards Motivational Book of 2015, and Mentalligence: A New Psychology of Thinking. She speaks nationally and internationally to a diverse range of audiences including educators, health and mental health professionals, business leaders, and general audiences. She has also given a Ted talk called "The Risk You Must Take."