Meditation4Leadership names Lisa Gonzalez Chief Meditation Officer
Meditation advocates Meditation4Leadership has promoted Lisa Gonzalez to the position of Chief Meditation Officer. Ms. Gonzalez will oversee the development of meditation courses, recruit meditation teachers and be responsible for enhancing the quality of meditation instruction. "Lisa is a rare combination of experienced teacher, daily meditator and dynamic group program facilitator,” said Meditation4Leadership founder and CEO Steve Cohen. “Now, all of our clients can benefit from her approach integrating meditation practice, professional effectiveness and life skills that continue to benefit me." Ms. Gonzalez is a former schoolteacher with a long history in teaching meditation. She is a yoga Master Trainer, helping to instruct yoga teachers for Life Time Fitness, and herself a student of renowned yoga teacher Jonny Kest. "I believe a personal commitment to meditation and mindfulness enhances all the relationships in your life, giving you the tools to become a more effective leader," said Ms. Gonzalez. "Working with an organization singly focused on improving personal effectiveness at work is a perfect next step for me. When you become a more effective person, you contribute more to the people around you and the businesses and organizations in which you work. The impact can be life-changing both personally and professionally. I'm thrilled to be part of the mission of Meditation4Leadership."