Guest Profile

Mary Beth Sammons

Mary Beth Sammons is an award-winning journalist and womens issues columnist whose work appears frequently in Family Circle, the Chicago Tribunes lifestyle section and in leading consumer womens magazines. She is currently the Finding You editor for and writes for various health and business publications. As a vice-president of editorial, Mary Beth launched the editorial departments for the largest consumer health on-line Web site and its subsidiary,, where she writes separate blogs. In addition, Mary Beth is currently working with the Stanford Research Institute as editorial director of a storytelling project focused on consumer health and wellness. Mary Beth specializes in stories that inspire ordinary people to do extraordinary things from a place deep in their hearts. She has written six books in the womens self-help and mind/body/health field including, We Carry Each Other: Getting Through Lifes Toughest Times, Conari Press, 2007. She lives in Chicagos suburbs with her three children.