Gretchen Edwards-Bodmer is a feminist activist, blogger and mother. Her passions include building the self-esteem and confidence of women and girls especially around body image, empowering them to pursue their dreams and goals, promoting a more positive portrayal of women in the media and pop culture, analyzing and challenging gender roles and stereotypes, and working toward gender equality and social justice. She puts a lot of thought, care and energy into raising her two boys to be good men which you can read about at GrrrlWithBoys.com.
Gretchen has had articles featured on About-Face.org, GoodMenProject.com, HashtagFeminism.com,BonfireImpact.com, and FabulousMomBlog.com. She practices social media activism on Twitter and Instagram @GrrrlWithBoys and Facebook at Facebook.com/GrrrlWithBoys.
Gretchen has a day job as the Leadership Development Coordinator at the Tidewater Community College Women’s Center. She received her Master’s in Humanities and Graduate Certificate in Women’s Studies from Old Dominion University. In her spare time she enjoys being behind the camera to capture the beauty of nature and the adorableness of her kids.