Dr. Laurie Mintz is an Emeritus Professor at the University of Florida teaching Human Sexuality to
hundreds of undergraduates yearly. She has authored two popular press books, both with published
studies demonstrating that readers enhance their sexual functioning: Becoming Cliterate: Why Orgasm
Equality Matters and How to Get It and A Tired Woman’s Guide to Passionate Sex. Mintz is a licensed
psychologist and certified sex therapist in private practice. She is a Fellow of the American Psychological
Association, indicating her work has had a positive national influence. In 2023, she was named one of
Forbes “50 over 50” woman innovators.