S P E A K E R S
Sierra Campbell, CEO, NurtureCo, is a senior care entrepreneur, teacher of Yoga and Meditation for 19 years, and an ocean health advocate. Sierra started NurtureCo to care for caregivers by providing stress management tools, business tools, and trainings to provide a high standard of care to seniors. Sierra discovered yoga, mindfulness, and integrative medicine at age 18, after a debilitating car accident resulting in a two-year journey of learning to walk again. The experience transformed into a career beginning in her first home health agency in 2001 providing compassionate, mindfulness-based home care to seniors.
Breathe deep, relax, and cultivate peace through simple practices you will remember and incorporate into everyday life. Expect to be connected with your inner most knowing, your intuition, in an unforgettable experience. Sierra will
Rebekkah brings over 20 years of teaching experience and more than 15 years of client experience to her work. She shares mind-body wellness and somatic integration tools that truly change lives. Modern life can easily throw us off and we can find ourselves far from our natural balance and well-being. Rebekkah helps clients to re-train their brain and nervous system thereby returning to their unique homeostatic balance. Rebekkah holds a Masters degree in Integrative Medicine as a well trained Somatic Counselor.
Balance your brain and body. Tend to the health of your nervous system. Use mindfulness, body-fullness, and cutting edge research on self-regulation to refresh and renew your whole being. This class includes information about your nervous system, newly developed mindfulness practices that support self-regulation, and time to nurture your wellness with awareness, breath, and a brief mindful walk, as well as group discussion.
Linda González, MSW
Linda González is a bilingual coach with over 20 years of experience working to increase health and wellness for diverse clients in multiple arenas. Her purpose is to work with multicultural wisdom and inspire people to embark on a creative journey of balance and healing for this and future generations. Linda encourages clients to address underlying habits driven by a sense of scarcity. She assists client to clarify what constitutes optimal life-long health for them and how to achieve their goals.
Art, Body & Spirit Integration: Participants will understand the meaning of the four directions (N, S, E, W) and how this can serve as guideposts for our health and balance. A creative, fun art project will allow participants to claim their strengths and growth areas to support their goals in the months to come.
Jeany Stein founded the MEI Foundation (Mentor – Empower – Impact) to empower leadership in women and men.
Jeany Stein is a serial entrepreneur and has successfully created and grown several companies. Presently, Jeany is the CEO & Founder of Panotip, an interactive knowledge-based platform that enables immediate, efficient connection between people seeking advice and experts offering customized, personal assistance as well as online education. Jeany is also founder and chairman of Select2gether. Jeany also founded Design Universe to replace written paper forms with electronic ones through Mobile tablets. Jeany has pursued a number of philanthropic endeavors, donating to few charitable organizations and scientific research programs.
Ella is a San Francisco native of French and South African descent. Being brought up in a culturally diverse family and location, with exposure to travel, an active water lifestyle, and cultural awareness, has inspired Ella to explore the world to find balance through health, exercise and nutrition. Ella is an active kiteboarder and her passion to pursue a healthy lifestyle led her to yoga and cooking. She received her yoga instructor training through the Yoga Tree and is adored by all that attend her classes. Ella received her BS in winemaking from Cal Poly State University in San Louis Obispo, and has since worked in all areas of the wine industry from production to sales. Ella has received a prestigious sommelier certification through the Court of Master Sommeliers in Napa, California. Additionally, Ella actively promotes healthy cooking and nutrition through her avidly followed Instagram, eating.with.ella.
This Yoga for Stress Relief class will focus on breath and slow flows to help find release in the body, as well as quiet the mind.
Miriam has a background in business and psychology. After consulting big names (jetBlue, Clorox, Nintendo, etc.) on culture & leadership development, she turned her attention to 1:1 executive coaching with highly motivated leaders. Miriam would say “As we change ourselves, we change company culture and bottom-line results”. Miriam’s passion is making it simple to be happy and successful…at the same time. She is a sometimes yogi and loves spending time on Maui with her husband Frankie Grundler.
We live in fast-paced, tech-filled world. Some leaders seem immune to mounting stress levels. These leaders almost float – mentoring, empowering and inspiring as they innovate and execute with ease. This behavior comes from genuine joy. In this workshop you will: Learn tools to access a new mindset. Explore the edges of your dreams. Discover a new approach to joy and success.
Over the last 15 years Frankie has managed hundreds of employees while developing successful companies. The last eight years he has been on a personal journey that challenged most of what he believed about work and life. “I now know that happiness and success are attainable at the same time”. His passion to share about all he has learned allows him to support others in creating sustainable CHANGE. Frankie believes that fulfillment in life comes from a mixture of work and play. Some of Frankie’s favorite activities are kite boarding, kayaking, biking, yoga, SUP, and watching movies. “I am grateful for all that life offers”.
I have been searching for this mythical creature called “balance” for the past ten years. As a C-Suite executive, entrepreneur, Co-Founder and human I have discovered many things along the journey. I will share my experience over the past ten years and the teachings that have come out of it. You can expect to walk away with practical tools and tips that lead to a greater sense of “balance”.
Lucy is a social psychologist fueled by the belief that each person has extraordinary potential that can be unlocked and cultivated. Lucy is fascinated by human behavior and the process by which change is accomplished, within individuals and society at large. She kindled this interest at Stanford University, where she graduated Phi Beta Kappa with Bachelor’s and Master’s Degrees in Psychology. She brings her emphasis on transformative change to her work in scaling social innovations, impact investing, and design thinking and works with some of the most influential high-technology and mission minded companies and organizations around the globe. Currently a board member and partner at the venture philanthropy fund, Silicon Valley Social Ventures (SV2), she is focused on unlocking the insights of social science research to create powerful, sustained impact. Lucy is also preparing to launch a new podcast series entitled LifeRevealed where she will bring her natural affinity for authentic conversation to exploring how to lead a deeply engaged life. She will cover a range of thought-provoking topics from empathy, intuition, modern relationships, loneliness, and motivation, to the role of technology and community in unleashing our human potential.
Heath Hunter – Choreographer and European Pop Star
Heath is a graduate of the London School of Contemporary Dance and the London Studio Centre of Dance and Drama. Heath is a master in translating music into dance and passion; you will feel the music as you dance through brilliantly created choreographies that are intriguing yet easy to follow. Silicon Valley companies have turned to Heath to choreograph flashmobs to uniquely market their products and high profile events.
Joon Yun, M.D.
Dr. Joon Yun is managing partner and president of Palo Alto Investors, LLC, a hedge fund founded in 1989 with $2 billion in assets invested in healthcare. Board certified in radiology, Joon served on the clinical faculty at Stanford from 2000-2006. Joon has served on numerous boards, and he is currently a trustee of the Salk Institute. Joon is a member of the President’s Circle of the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine. Joon has published numerous patents and scientific articles. Joon launched the $1 million Palo Alto Longevity Prize in 2013 to reverse the aging process and recently donated $2 million to launch the National Academy of Medicine Aging and Longevity Grand Challenge.