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Kita Szpak

Kita Szpak is a happiness expert, author and speaker, whose book "You're Special Wherever You Are" 2009 was a finalist in the 6th Annual U.S. Indie National Excellence Awards in the Children's Inspirational/Motivational category in June 2012.

Transitioning into the "big people" sphere, Kita co-wrote "Tipping Point to Happiness" in 2010, undertook a U.S. radio campaign, and earned the title of "happiness expert" along the way. The book earned her the title of one of the top 50 authors you should be reading in 2012-13 on She also blogs for with her column "Straight Talk on Happiness", and is an in-house happiness expert on Jim Blasingame's show as well as the occasional host for "A Kind Voice on Big Ideas & Philosophy" on Blog Talk Radio.

In her work world, Kita is a publicist and writer. She has two honors degrees in Education and German Queen's University, Kingston, Canada, and business management certification from the Queen's University School of Business. And when not writing, you'll find Kita running - marathoner that she is.