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Vasavi Kumar

headshot of vasavi kumarVasavi Kumar is a first-generation Indian immigrant raised on Long Island, NY. When she was diagnosed with bipolar disorder at the age of 19, she made it her mission to understand how her mind works, starting with making room to hear herself think.

Through her Say It Out Loud podcast, keynote talks, and group programs, Vasavi has taught thousands of entrepreneurs, creatives, and artists from all walks of life how to work through any situation —by saying it out loud. She holds dual Masters degrees in Special Education from Hofstra University and Social Work from Columbia University. Her book, Say It Out Loud is published by New World Library.

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