About Ashley Korin

Ashley Korin McLean is an author, model (known as Korin Black), motivational speaker and entrepreneur, who is dedicated to helping others in their personal development, especially young adults. She is the author of Confidence Your Secret Weapon, A Guide to Building Confidence. Confidence Your Secret Weapon is a personal development guide that provides readers with techniques to improve confidence, develop high self-esteem, and increase academic achievement.

She is also the founder of the Korin Black Project®, a charitable foundation that aims to inspire, support and empower young girls and women to become poised and confident leaders in their personal lives and careers. The KBP® provides educational, self-improvement and image based workshops for pre-teens/teens girls that address the issues of self-esteem, confidence and fear of accomplishment.

A graduate of Bradley University, Ashley Korin earned a Bachelor's of Arts in advertising and multimedia. When not spending time with her family, she enjoys traveling and speaking to teens and young adults in the areas of self-improvement. She is a proud Chicago native.