Highlight of Speakers

Women's Week at Kripalu November 10–15, 2019

Angela Farmer

Angela Farmer was one of B. K. S. Iyengar’s earliest students. Her journey for more than 40 years...

Valarie Kaur

Valarie Kaur is a renowned civil rights activist, lawyer, filmmaker, innovator, and author of <...

Seane Corn

Seane Corn, an internationally acclaimed yoga teacher and public speaker known for her teaching,...

Zainab Salbi

Zainab Salbi, is founder of Women for Women international, the creator and host of several...

Rev. angel Kyodo williams

Rev. angel Kyodo williams, an activist, master trainer, and leading voice for transformative...

Carol Gilligan

Carol Gilligan, PhD, is the author of In a Different Voice, described by Harvard University Press...

Tina Packer

Tina Packer, an actor, playwright, and creator and author of Women of Will, is the founding...

Maya Breuer

Maya Breuer, E-RYT 500, YACEP, is the Head of research and yoga advancement for Yoga Alliance,...

Coby Kozlowski

Coby Kozlowski, MA, E-RYT, is a faculty member for the Kripalu School of Yoga and author of <...

Nancy Slonim Aronie

Nancy Slonim Aronie, a commentator for National Public Radio and founder of the Chilmark Writing...

Alexandra Roxo

Alexandra Roxo is a bestselling author, artist, and spiritual guide specializing in the...

Kate Johnson

Kate Johnson, a meditation and movement teacher based in Philadelphia, is a faculty member of MIT...

Claudia Welch

Claudia Welch is a Doctor of Oriental Medicine, an Ayurvedic practitioner, and an international...

Toni Bergins

Toni Bergins, MEd, artistic alchemist and founder of JourneyDance<sup>™</sup>, has...

Jana Long

Jana Long, CIAYT, E-RYT 500, is Executive Director and co-founder of the Black Yoga Teachers...

Zelda Hotaling

Zelda Hotaling, a spiritual intuitive, was raised in the Native American culture of the...

Vicki Noble

Vicki Noble, a feminist writer, healer, and wisdom teacher, is cocreator of Motherpeace Tarot and...

Robin Becker

Robin Becker, MA, RSME, RSMT, teacher, dancer, and founder of Robin Becker Dance, studied...

Peggy McIntosh

Peggy McIntosh, senior research associate of the Wellesley Centers for Women at Wellesley College...

Lisette Cooper

Lisette Cooper, PhD, is Vice Chair of Fiduciary Trust International and former CEO and founder of...

Mary Campbell

Mary Campbell, a woman’s empowerment and intimacy coach, ordained inter-spiritual minister,...

Denise Barack

Denise Barack, Women's Week curator and moderator, joined the Kripalu community in 1987 and...

Scarlet Johnson

Scarlet Snow Johnson, who completed her Kripalu yoga teacher training in 2005 with Toby Levine...

Jennifer Butler

Jennifer Butler, founder of the True Beauty movement, has helped more than 7,000 clients find...

Janna Delgado

Janna Delgado, E-RYT 1000, Kripalu faculty member and curriculum developer for the Kripalu Yoga...

Mary Hammerstein

Mary Hammerstein, MAT, E-RYT 500, YACEP, is a 300-hour Akhanda Yoga teacher who regularly...

Erin Casperson

Erin Casperson, Lead Kripalu Faculty and Director of the Kripalu School of Ayurveda, is...

Jennifer Reis

Jennifer Reis, C-IAYT, E-RYT 500, LMT, creator of Five Element Yoga<sup>®</sup> and...

Sudha Carolyn Lundeen

Sudha Carolyn Lundeen, RN, E-RYT 1000, Kripalu Legacy Faculty, works with clients privately and...

Arti Roots Ross

Rev. Arti Roots Ross, LMT, a multidimensional healing arts professional, and ordained minister,...

Roberta Kirn

Roberta Kirn is a song leader, percussionist, and dancer who has been leading community singing...