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Is the New York Times-bestselling author of two novels and four non-fiction books about addiction, recovery and relationships. She’s been published in The New York Times, Time, The LA Times, Vanity Fair, Playboy, Vice and Women’s Health, among many others, written aboutin numerous publications including Forbes, Martha Stewart Living, Entrepreneur, Allure and Women’s Health and has appeared repeatedly on The Today Show, Hannity, Attack of the Show, Dr. Drew, Red Eye, The Talk and numerous other programs on Fox News, NBC, CBS, MTV, VH1 and E. She created and hosts the Recover Girl podcast and the recovery storytelling show Hammer(ed) Time and speaks at colleges across the country about relationships, addiction and recovery. Through her company, Light Hustler, she helps creatives share their dark to find their light—through coaching, writing, workshops and more.
“If you’re serious about achieving your dreams, Anna’s program is a no-brainer.” – Steve Costello, contributor to MindBodyGreen and Huffington Post
“Anna David is the real deal” – Dr. Drew Pinsky
“Anna David has recognized the momentum she’s picked up and use it to do good” – Entreprenuer.com
“NY Times best-selling author Anna David is shifting the addiction narrative” – Forbes.com
is the founder of Sober Evolution. Ever since overcoming his own addictions, He has dedicated his life towards coaching those who are looking to do the same and who are looking to build their lives instead of only maintaining them. His life started spiraling out of control and at the age of 25, he was presented with an opportunity to go to treatment. In that moment, he decided to focus his every day towards building his life. He became a student of life, hired many different coaches and started acquiring new skills and mindsets. "When I realized how valuable those skills and mindsets were in my own life, I began teaching them to others and started seeing their lives blossom as well." He started the page @SoberEvolution on Instagram with the idea of sharing some of those mindsets with people from around the world. Before long, it became an internationally recognized social media page and has presented him with many different opportunities such as being featured on ABC’s 20/20, local news stations and at public speaking events.
“I reached out to Austin in early 2015, after I saw a sobriety post on a social media site. Doing that completely changed my life. Austin encouraged me to seek help for my problem, since then I have been clean. Words cannot explain what this man has done for me, he’s a true friend, even though we live on opposite sides of the planet, he’s inspired me more than anyone has ever and I know he inspires so many more each and every day.” – Natalie W.
“Austin is one of the most inspiring people I have ever met. His vulnerability and positive attitude pushes me to continue to be a better person. Austin uses his past to make him better and is a role model to the recovery community in so many ways.” – Elizabeth Bruno, CEO of Soul Stamps
“Sober Evolution is one of the main reasons I am sober today. Austin proved to me anything is possible. Honestly without his guidance l don’t know if i would be sober today.” – Mike Favor, Founder of Pitbulls and Addicts