Sheila Persad has been a leader of HAI events for 15 years. She has focused considerable energy in understanding the impacts of trauma in her own life, and in developing insight and compassion for herself and others. As a longtime Mindfulness practitioner and social justice advocate, Sheila is committed to staying present to the interplay of privilege and oppression within herself and in the world. She is of South Asian and Irish descent and identifies as a person of color. Sheila is also mother to two young children and a singer-songwriter. HAI has been a critical part of her personal journey, and she is delighted to take things to the next level as an Online Program Facilitator.
Online Program Facilitator