Mark Alan LillyMark Alan Lilly

Author, Founder of Street Yoga

For Mark, yoga is an everyday survival skill, and one of great joy, a practice he has shared with thousands of youth as founder and president of Street Yoga, a Portland, OR based non-profit.

Read Mark’s interview here.

Hemmady, Shankar photoShankar Hemmady

The Happiness Inspirer @ Project Happiness (formerly, Techie, Entrepreneur, Author)

Shankar Hemmady grew up in Mumbai, India, where most material things were scarce. Feeling that he had missed out on many things in his childhood, he has earnestly devoted his life to learning music, dance, poetry, hiking, mindfulness and rock climbing over the past two decades.

He co-founded two successful startup companies and has taught the course “Creativity At Work” at the University of California, Santa Cruz. He is the co-author of a best-seller in the electronics industy, and his short stories have been published in the Chicken Soup for the Soul series. Shankar calls his practice The Art of the Heart.

Read Shankar’s interview here.

Sterling, Suzanne - Photo Credit Fluid FrameSuzanne Sterling

Instigator of Collaborative Joy: Singer/Teacher/Co-founder Off The Mat, Into the World

Suzanne Sterling is a dedicated musician, yogi, activist and social innovator who has been performing and teaching transformational workshops for over 20 years. She is a leading expert in sound and consciousness, and a co-founder of Off the Mat Into the World. Suzanne’s practices are the golden thread that run through her multi-dimensional endeavors.

Read Suzanne’s interview¬†here.