Lani Potts is a long-term Buddhist practitioner as well as a certified Cultivating Emotional Balance (CEB) teacher. She is part of the teaching team for the year-long CEB Teacher Training in North America and serves as the CEB Program Administrator. Lani has a background in teaching yoga and meditation and is a mindfulness instructor in an ongoing UCSF study. After 38 years of service as an elementary teacher, administrator coach, school principal, and district administrator, she recently retired from the education sector. She has a Master’s degree in Educational Leadership and is well versed in curriculum development and professional development training. She has a deep knowledge and insight into teaching and learning, focused in particular on social and emotional well-being, mindfulness, and resiliency.