Michelle Linn-Gust, born Michelle Linn (December 12, 1971), is an American author and speaker on coping with grief following suicide, especially that of siblings. As of 2014, she is the immediate Past President of the American Association of Suicidology. She has written several books about the experiences of families following the suicide of a member, given workshops to the bereaved and the clinicians who work with them on dealing with their grief, and spoken widely on the topic. For the past several years, she has offered workshops in the Southwest for the Navajo and Pueblo peoples of the reservations, who have suffered high rates of suicide among young people. Currently she writes the Good Causes column for The Naperville Sun newspaper and is working to inspire hope and healing in people who have suffered loss, particularly divorced women.