About Judy

Photo by Jim Burke

Judith Goffin, a pioneer in the field of public relations in Orange County, CA is an author, lecturer, photographer, rosarian and owner of a public relation company established in 1980. She is also the president of Holiday Princess Publishing, a boutique company that features books, antiques and collectibles.

Goffin has been published in magazines, newspapers, newsletters, and books. She is the author of Getting Your Name in Lights, a public relations and marketing book. Her writing includes poetry, communications materials, and articles on topics and issues related to arts & entertainment, healthcare, wellness, and aging.

Her poetry has appeared in Noble House Press (London) and her books and CDs on Poetry.com, where she received an editor’s award for her poetry.

A photojournalist, her photography has appeared in a variety of publications worldwide. Her art photography and photos of botanicals are in many private collections. She has presented numerous lectures, seminars and workshops on public relations, marketing, and career development.

An avid gardener, Ms. Goffin nurtures more than 60 rose bushes in the garden of her home in Yorba Linda, CA. A world traveler, she combines adventure with her love of on-location photography.

Grieving: A Mother’s Point of View is her first book of poetry and is dedicated to her son Steven, who in 2002 died at age 41 from complications related to diabetes. Published in 2007, The Path of Discovery, her second book of poetry, explores making life choices and personal growth.

Embracing Love, her third book of poetry, published in 2009, explores love of self, life and relationships. It was written over a ten-year period, and contains more than 200 poems and 20 of her botanical and landscape photos The 392 page volume confirms that discovering love of self, life and relationships is a life-long journey.

All three of her books are part of the collection at the Yorba Linda Public Library, and Embracing Love is listed in the Library of Congress.

Ms. Goffin’s inaugural photography exhibit was held in August of 2009 at Graves Gallery in Fullerton, CA.

Ms. Goffin is available for interviews and book signings. Ms. Goffin can be contacted by e-mail at goffinpr@aol.com or on Facebook and LinkedIn.