About Us

Meet the Authors

Vaishali Mamgain

Dr. Vaishali Mamgain is a raconteur, a runner, a cook – a curious student, devoted daughter, quirky sister, ebullient auntie and good friend, she lives in awe and gratitude with sea, sky and earth. She is also a professor of economics and a pioneer in contemplative education who leads compassion trainings in the US and abroad. 

Kamilah Majied

Dr. Kamilah Majied is a popcorn connoisseur, devoted auntie, sister and friend. She is also a mental health therapist, professor, and internationally engaged consultant on social justice and inclusive contemplative pedagogy. Kamilah is in love with the world and enjoys traveling to positively engage as both teacher and student with fellow global citizens.