Suzie Pileggi, M.A.P.P.

People and Press Champion

This is My Story

Suzann (“Suzie”) Pileggi is a well-being writer, consultant, and international speaker specializing in the science of happiness and its effects on relationships and health. Her 2010 Scientific American Mind cover story, “The Happy Couple,” was the catalyst for Happy Together: Using the Science of Positive Psychology to Build Love That Lasts, the best-selling book that she wrote with her husband James.

Happy Together was named a best book of 2018 by Business Insider, Success magazine, and The Greater Good Science Center.

Suzie pens a popular blog for Psychology Today and is a contributing editor for Live Happy. As a columnist for the Newsletter of the International Positive Psychology Association (IPPA), she profiled many of the field’s leading scientists and featured their groundbreaking research.

Suzie’s writing and work has been featured in numerous top-tier media including Time magazine, Inc. magazine, New York magazine, O, The Oprah magazine, NPR, The Los Angeles Times, and The London Times.

Together, Suzie and James give Romance and Research™ workshops around the world.

Previously, Suzie directed award-winning media relations campaigns for Fortune 500 clients, worked in publicity at Radio City Music Hall and was an associate producer for HBO Downtown Productions and The Joan Rivers Show.

Suzie has a Bachelor of Arts in Communications and a Master of Applied Positive Psychology (MAPP) degree from the University of Pennsylvania and is a graduate of the Institute for Integrative Nutrition. She uses her certification in health coaching to help people make better food and lifestyle choices. She lives in Philadelphia with her husband, James, and their son, Liam. Raising Liam is her proudest accomplishment.