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Use the form on the right to contact Kara.

For literary inquiries, please reach out to her agent, Kim Perel of Wendy Sherman Associates.

Summit, NJ


Kara Richardson Whitely is an award-winning author & speaker who has presented at Google, Pfizer, Dartmouth, Purdue and more. Her book Gorge was featured on Good Morning America and in the New York Times among dozens of other publications. Her latest book, Weight of Being, was featured on The Today Show.

Upcoming Events

Help your team or school Move Mountains and to love where they are and go from there. Kara has presented at conferences, off-sites, corporations including Google, Pfizer, Sanofi and Columbia Sportswear as well as colleges including Dartmouth, Purdue, CU Boulder, Wake Forest and University of Illinois.

If you're interested in booking Kara for an event, please email her at Learn more about her press and presentations here. 



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Greece Gorge Retreat - 2016

Hike, write and eat well in this amazing B&B nestled in Zagori, Greece, which is home to the world's second deepest Gorge. Check back in a couple weeks for more details including pricing. Email Kara at if you'd like more information.

Earlier Event: April 15
20th Anniversary WOW Conference
Later Event: July 16
Chautauqua Institution