ERIN’S SHORT BIO

Erin Tillman is a Certified Intimacy Coordinator, Certified Sex Educator, inclusive Dating & Consent Empowerment Coach, Consultant, Author, Speaker, and TV/Radio/Podcast Host based in LA. She is also the current Executive Director of sexuality nonprofit Sex-Positive Los Angeles. She is currently serving on the SAG-AFTRA Sexual Harassment committee. In 2021, Erin’s book, The Consent Guidebook was selected by AASECT (The American Association of Sexuality Educators, Counselors, and Therapists) to receive their 2021 General Audience Book Award. In 2018, Erin was awarded the Gender Equity Champion Award presented by the California National Organization for Women (California NOW). For over 10 years, she has been dedicated to empowering singles in all lifestyle and identity categories to have enjoyable dating lives, relationships, and partnerships through personal development and boundary-setting techniques. 

ERIN’S FULL BIO

Erin Tillman is a Certified Intimacy Coordinator, Certified Sex Educator, inclusive Dating & Consent Empowerment Coach, Consultant, Author, Speaker, and TV/Radio/Podcast Host based in LA. She is also the current Executive Director of sexuality nonprofit Sex-Positive Los Angeles. She is currently serving on the SAG-AFTRA Sexual Harassment committee. In 2018, Erin was awarded the Gender Equity Champion Award presented by the California National Organization For Women (NOW). For over 10 years, she has been dedicated to empowering singles in all lifestyle and identity categories to have enjoyable dating and relationship lives based on their wants, needs, and objectives. She does this through encouraging positive, consensual interactions through easily applicable personal development and boundary-setting techniques. Erin has been empowering her clients through dating and consent workshops, at conferences, on college campuses, through her book, The Consent Guidebook, through over 100 dating-related articles for various lifestyle and dating sites, hosting singles events, working as a matchmaker, and through her podcast, The Dating Advice Girl Podcast. She has been featured on Lifetime Network, Buzzfeed, ABC7 Los Angeles, and mentioned in The Guardian, Elle Magazine, Men’s Health Magazine, The Washington Post, The Chicago Tribune, just to name a few media outlets.

Erin’s award-winning book, The Consent Guidebook, is an easy-to-follow guide that offers practical advice, from over 30 experts, for establishing boundaries and respecting the boundaries of others. In 2021, The Consent Guidebook was selected by AASECT (The American Association of Sexuality Educators, Counselors, and Therapists) to receive their 2021 General Audience Book Award.

For booking and coaching info, message Erin at Erin@TheDatingAdviceGirl.com 

Visit Erin’s main site at TheDatingAdviceGirl.com

RESUME (Partial List)

TRAINING & CERTIFICATES

2021 TV/Film Intimacy Coordinator – Centaury Co. (75 hours)

2020  Everybody Deserves Sex Ed (EDSE) – Certified Sex Educator

2020  American Association of Sexuality Educators, Counselors, and Therapists (AASECT) – ANTE UP! Sexual Attitudes Reassessment (SAR) 

2020  New Beginnings/Maine Dept. of Education – Intersectionality: Power & Practice 

2020  New Beginnings/Maine Dept. of Education – Disability Justice Framework + HIV Prevention 

2020  Planned Parenthood (Addressing Porn in Sex Ed)

2020  Planned Parenthood (Gender Inclusive Sex Education workshop)

2020  GSS – Preventing Sexual Harassment for Employees – TPC TRAINING

2008 Entertainment TV Reporting – UCLA Extension

2001 University of Dayton – BS Business Administration

CONVENTIONS/CONFERENCES

2018 Catalyst Con (panelist/speaker)

2018  ConvergeCon (panelist/speaker)

2018  ClexaCon (panelist/speaker)

2017  Catalyst Con (panelist/speaker)

2016  Sexual Health Expo LA & NYC workshop leader/speaker/press)

2015-2016  Bawdy Storytelling (live tweeting & instagramming for storytelling stage show)

2015  BIL Conference (workshop leader/speaker)

2015  The Pleasure Chest (online dating workshop/speaker)

2015  StartUp LA Worthy Women Panel (dating expert)

PERIODICALS

2018 The Guardian UK (dating expert)

2015  Men’s Health (dating expert/guest columnist)

2013  Chicago Tribune (dating expert/guest columnist)

2013  Dayton Daily News (dating expert)

2013  University of Dayton Magazine (dating expert/alumnus)

COLLEGES/UNIVERSITIES

2021 FIDM, Los Angeles Marketing & Branding Guest Speaker

2018 East LA College, Los Angeles (Consent panelist for Sexual Assault Awareness month)

2016  Inver Hills College, Minnesota (dating workshop facilitator)

2016  Cal State Northridge (dating coach/panelist on Student TV station CSUN On Point)

PODCASTS

2020 GirlBoner podcast (dating & consent coach/podcast guest)

2020  Sex With Emily podcast (dating & consent coach/podcast guest)

2019 The Feminist Book Club podcast (dating & consent coach/podcast guest)

2019 The You Can Make A Difference Podcast with Mac McGregor (dating & consent coach/podcast guest)

2019  On The Wet Coast (dating & consent coach/podcast guest)

2018  The Finance Bunch (dating & consent coach/podcast guest)

2018  Dumb Gay Politics podcast (dating & consent coach/podcast guest)

2018  GirlBoner Podcast (dating & consent coach/podcast guest)

2018  T&A Podcast (dating & consent coach/podcast guest)

2017  GirlBoner Podcast (dating coach/podcast guest)

2017  The Love Script Podcast (podcast guest/dating expert)

2017  Multiamory Podcast (podcast guest/dating expert)

2016  The Biggest Problem in the Universe Podcast (dating coach/podcast guest)

2016  Girl Boner (dating coach/podcast guest)

ONLINE

2018  ChicagoTribune.com (featured dating expert)

2018  VoyageLA.com (featured dating expert)

2018  Livestrong.com (dating expert)

2018  StashInvest.com (dating expert)

2017  Attract Any Woman Anywhere-Amazon (dating coach)

2017  DatingAdvice.com (featured dating coach)

2016  Buzzfeed.com (dating coach on ‘Is It Okay?’ Panel)

2016  Afterbuzz TV (segment guest/dating coach)

2016  Black Hollywood Live (dating coach)

2012-2015  SinglesWarehouse.co.uk (weekly dating coach/dating columnist)

2015  HRHero.com (dating columnist)

2015  GirlsAskGuys.com (dating columnist)

2013 DatingAdvice.com (Top 10 dating experts on Twitter 2013)

DATING APP CONSULTANT/MATCHMAKER

2020  #Open Dating App (dating coach and consultant)

2019  #Open Dating App (dating coach and consultant)

2019  Cove Dating App (dating/consent coach and consultant)

2016 Los Angeles Singles (matchmaker/dating coach)

TELEVISION

2015 Lifetime Network-Big Women, Big Love (workshop leader/speaker/dating coach)

2015  Living Dayton-WDTN Channel 2 (dating coach/segment guest)

2015  ABC7 Los Angeles (dating expert)

2015  Cal State Northridge (dating expert on university tv channel CSUN On Point)

RED CARPET

2019 WriteGirl (red carpet interviewer for non-profit charity event)

2018  Suzanne DeLaurentiis’ Annual Oscar Viewing Gala For Veterans

2012-2015  Comic-Con (celeb round table/red carpet interviewer)

2014  Gracie Awards Celebrating Women In Media (red carpet interviewer)

2013  MTV Movie Awards (red carpet interviewer)

NON-PROFIT

2014-2016 WriteGirl NonProfit (volunteer & celeb interviewer for red carpet charity event)