Lauren Greenspan is the Co-Founder and Director of Youth Yoga Project, a non-profit organization committed to providing access to yoga and mindfulness to K-12 students to improve their physical, social, and emotional well-being and increase their academic success. Lauren is a certified yoga instructor and licensed school counselor with professional experience working with children in elementary, middle and high school settings. She received her Master’s Degree in School Counseling from The Ohio State University and has completed over 500 hours of yoga training including with Holistic Life Foundation, Hala Khouri (Off the Mat, Into the World), Abby Wills (Shanti Generation), Terri Cooper (Connection Coalition), Yoga Ed., and at Atma Darshan Yogashram (Bangalore, India). She has previously held leadership positions in Central Ohio schools including as Director of Social-Emotional Learning at The Graham Family of Schools and Director of Counseling at Columbus School for Girls.
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