Malik A. Willoughby is an award-winning and recognized leader with over 30 years of experience as a practitioner of mindfulness, movement, fitness and performing artistry. Malik’s career of nearly 25 years in recreation and wellness administration, management and programming has solidified him as a pillar in the Central Ohio community. With demonstrated gifts as a yogi, dancer, writer, community leader and visionary of the M.B.U.B.É. (pronounced EM’boo-bay) Institute, Malik dreams of a unified collective and desires to nourish souls. His newly founded organization, the Mind, Body and Universal Balance Empowerment Institute (M.B.U.B.E.), is a multi-tiered business that designs and oversees wellness and resilience strategies across the lifecycle of individuals. His subject matter expertise is in designing and coaching wellness strategies for vulnerable populations as well as applying culturally competent components to the principles of holistic wellness.
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