About the author

Kristin Meekhof

Kristin Meekhof, is a licensed master’s level social worker, speaker and co- author of “A Widow’s Guide to Healing” with cover blurbs from Maria Shriver and Deepak Chopra, MD, FACP. Kristin was a recent panelist at the 2017 Harvard Medical School’s writing conference. Kristin also traveled to Kenya to learn how widows are impacted by microfinance. In March 2017, she shared her thoughts about this at the United Nations. She completed her graduate work at the University of Michigan and obtained a Bachelor of Arts degree from Kalamazoo College.