Past Speaking Engagements

Wednesday, January 13, 2016
Lafayette Library, Science Cafe
Lafayette, CA
Thursday, January 7, 2016
Mill Valley School District
Mill Valley, CA
Thursday, December 10, 2015
Colorado Academy
Denver, CO
Tuesday, December 8, 2015
Norton Healthcare’s Go Confidently
Louisville, KY
Thursday, November 19, 2015
Pennsylvania Conference for Women
Philadelphia, PA
Saturday, November 7, 2015
YPO Indiana
Indianapolis, IN
Wednesday, October 14, 2015
Memorial BrainWorks
South Bend, IN
Friday, October 9, 2015
Peak Advisor Alliance
Omaha, NE
Thursday, September 24, 2015
Marin Academy Parent Education
San Rafael, CA
Wednesday, September 16, 2015
Marin Academy Student Program
San Rafael, CA
Wednesday, August 5, 2015
(Private Event)

Wednesday, July 22, 2015
WPO Spouse Retreat
Sausalito, CA

Saturday, May 16, 2015
Berkeley City Club – fundraiser for the tuition assistance program at Prospect Sierra School
Berkeley, CA

Monday, May 11, 2015
UC Berkeley Staff Town Hall (Private Event)
Berkeley, CA

Thursday, April 30, 2015
Google, Inc. Women’s Leadership Development Workshop (Private Event)
Calistoga, CA

Wednesday, April 29, 2015
Women’s Executive Leadership Program
Haas School of Business, Berkeley, CA

Tuesday, April 14, 2015
Lindsay Olives Corporate Retreat (Private Event)
Lafayette, CA

Tuesday, April 21, 2015
Crystal Springs Uplands School
Hillsborough, CA

Wednesday, March 25, 2015
Wells Fargo (Private Event)
Aspen, CO

Saturday, March 14, 2015
Unitarian Universalist Church of Berkeley
Kensington, CA

Sunday, March 1, 2015
Wisdom 2.0
San Francisco, CA

Wednesday, February 25, 2015
Dominican University
San Rafael, CA

Sunday, February 8, 2015
First Presbyterian Church
Livermore, CA

Tuesday, January 27, 2015
Private Event – Redmond, WA

Wednesday, January 21, 2015
Berkeley Arts & Letters and GGSC
Berkeley, CA

Thursday, July 10, 2014
Navigant Virtual Women’s Conference
(Private Event)

Friday, May 2, 2014
Conference for Early Childhood Professionals
Bend, OR

Thursday, June 19, 2014
Gold Arrow Camp, Counselor Training

Lakeshore, CA

Friday, April 25, 2014
Curtis School
Los Angeles, CA

Wednesday, March 19, 2014
Hillview Middle School,
Menlo Park CA

Tuesday, March 18, 2014
Mindfully Balancing Work & Life with Dr. Christine Carter & Samantha Ettus

Friday, February 28, 2014
Navigant Women’s Conference
Amelia Island, FL

Wednesday, March 5, 2014
Children’s Museum of Houston
Houston, TX

Friday, February 17, 2014
Wisdom 2.0
San Francisco, CA

Friday, February 7, 2014
Marin Academy
San Rafael, CA

Tuesday, January 28, 2014
Reed Union School District
Tiburon, CA

Wednesday, January 15, 2014
Graland Country Day School
Denver, CO

Thursday, January 23, 2014
Head Royce School
Oakland, CA

Thursday, December 12, 2013
Google, Inc. Women’s Leadership Development Workshop
Calistoga, CA

Thursday, December 5, 2013
Toigo Foundation Women’s Conference
New York, NY

Monday, November 18, 2013
Emeryville, CA (Private Corporate Event)

Wednesday, November 13, 2013
Glenbard School District
Glen Ellyn, IL (Open to the Public)

Thursday, November 14, 2013
Glenbard School District
Glen Ellyn, IL (Open to the Public)

Thursday, November 7, 2013
CLIMB Wyoming
Jackson, WY (Open to the Public)

Monday, October 21, 2013
St. Mary’s Episcopal Day School
Tampa, FL

Wednesday & Thursday, October 9-10, 2013
Corporate Event (Private)
Denver, Colorado

Wednesday, June 5, 2013
Parenting with Presence Summit

Saturday, June 8, 2013
The Thacher School
Ojai, California

Thursday, June 20, 2013
Gold Arrow Camp Counselor Training
Lakeshore, CA

Friday, May 31, 2013
Anova Commencement Speech
Santa Rosa, CA

Tuesday, April 30, 2013
The Parenting Continuum
Los Gatos, California

Wednesday, April 10, 2013
Women’s Executive Leadership Program Haas School of Business,
Berkeley, CA

Thursday, April 11, 2013
The Positivity Project
Online Telesummit

Wednesday, February 27, 2013
Trinity Valley School, Fort Worth Country Day, All Saints Episcopal School and Fort Worth Academy
Fort Worth, TX

Friday, February 15, 2013
Learning and the Brain Conference
San Francisco, CA

Thursday, January 31, 2013
Independent School Association of San Antonio Annual Conference
San Antonio, TX

Saturday, January 12, 2013
Charleston Southern University
Charleston, SC

Tuesday, November 13, 2012
Prospect Sierra School
El Cerrito, CA

Tuesday, November 6, 2012
St. Andrews Episcopal School
Saratoga, CA

Thursday, October 18, 2012
Friends’ School
Boulder, CO

Sunday, October 14, 2012
Lafayette-Orinda Presbyterian Church
Lafayette, CA

Wednesday, October 10, 2012
St. Martin of Tours Elementary School
San Jose, CA

Thursday, August 23, 2012
Plano Independent School District
Richardson, TX

June 19, 2012
Gold Arrow Camp Counselor Training
Shaver Lake, CA

April 27, 2012 to April 29, 2012
Esalen Institute Workshop
Big Sur, CA

April 14, 2012
YMCA After School Education and Safety
Palm Springs, CA

March 20, 2012
St. Stephen’s Episcopal Day School
Miami, Florida

March 6, 2012
Saint Mark’s School
San Rafael, CA

February 25, 2012
San Ramon PTA
San Ramon, CA

February 21, 2012
Camp Association
Atlanta, Georgia

February 17, 2012
Learning and the Brain
San Francisco, CA

January 30, 2012
SPICE: Speakers for Parents in Cooperative Education
Redwood City, CA

January 18, 2012
San Francisco, CA

December 3, 2011
Northern California Chapter of the American Academy of Pediatrics
San Francisco, CA

December 1, 2011
St. Luke’s Junior Auxiliary Holiday Luncheon
San Francisco, CA

November 10, 2011
St. Mary’s Academy
Portland, OR

November 8, 2011
Community Parent Event
Los Altos, CA

November 2, 2011
Menlo Park Atherton Educational Foundation
Menlo Park, CA

October 25, 2011
Gold Arrow Camp
Online Webinar

October 5, 2011
The Hockaday School For Students
Dallas, TX

October 4, 2011
The Hockaday School For Parents
Dallas, TX

September 28, 2011
Seven Hills School For Students
Walnut Creek, CA

September 27, 2011
Seven Hills School For Parents
Walnut Creek, CA

August 24, 2011
Awakening Joy
Berkeley, CA

August 23, 2011
Bentley School
Lafayette, CA

August 23, 2011
Awakening Joy
Berkeley, CA

June 14, 2011
Lamorinda Moms
Lafayette, CA

June 11, 2011
Richmond, CA

May 18, 2011
A Great Good Place for Books
Oakland, CA

May 16, 2011
Department of Sociology commencement
UC Berkeley
Berkeley, CA

May 13, 2011
American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers
Northern California Chapter 35th Annual Symposium
Sonoma, CA

May 10, 2011
ParentMap series
Seattle, WA

May 6, 2011
The Thacher School
Ojai, CA

April 29, 2011
The Science of a Good Relationship w/ Fred Luskin
Berkeley, CA

April 27, 2011
Los Altos United Methodist Campus Creekside Center
Los Altos, CA

April 8-10, 2011
Esalen Institute
Big Sur, CA

April 3, 2011
The Grandparents Club
Piedmont, CA

March 21, 2011
Bentley School
Lafayette, CA

March 5, 2011
Mothers Symposium
Stanford, CA

March 1, 2011
International House
UC Berkeley
Berkeley, CA
December 9, 2010
The Massachusetts Conference for Women
Boston, MA

November 11, 2010
Mill Valley Parent Education
Mill Valley, CA

November 16, 2010
11th Annual Edna S Thomas Lecture Series
Nashville, TN

November 13, 2010
Tamalpais High School
Mill Valley, CA

November 5, 2010
East Bay Independent Schools Association Holy Names University
Oakland, CA

November 2, 2010
Speak to Me series
Mill Valley, CA

October 21, 2010
Introduced Babies
Pleasanton, CA

October 12, 2010
Happier Kids Now
Online Expo

October 8, 2010
Homecoming & Parents weekend
UC Berkeley, CA

September 22, 2010
SAS Lunch & Learn
via Skype

August 27, 2010
Bentley School
Lafayette, CA

May 21, 2010
Happiness Lunch/Haven’s School Fundraiser
Oakland, CA

May 18, 2010
MLK, Jr. Middle School
Berkeley, CA

May 5, 2010
Science Cafe UC Berkeley La Pena Cultural Center
Berkeley, CA

May 5, 2010
Edgewood Center for Children & Families “Rock the Casbah” 44th Annual Event Golden Gate Club
San Francisco, CA

April 27, 2010
Lake Forest Country Day School
Lake Forest, Il

April 21, 2010
Center for Early Education Community Center
West Hollywood, CA

April 13, 2010
Lamorinda Mom’s Event, St. Mark’s Church
Orinda, CA

March 25, 2010
Palo Alto Junior League The University of Palo Alto
Palo Alto, CA

March 25, 2010
Parent & Staff Education Night Joaquin Miller Elementary
Oakland, CA

March 20, 2010
Glitter & Razz Productions
Oakland, CA

March 16, 2010
Barron Park Elementary School
Palo Alto, CA

March 13, 2010
The Oneness-Family School
Chevy Chase, MD

March 11, 2010
“Sweet Thursday Series” at Lafayette Library
Lafayette, CA

March 9, 2010
Trinity Presbyterian Nursery School
San Carlos, CA

March 6, 2010
Beatniks Coffee House
Chico, CA

March 2, 2010
Freemont Parent Education Glenmoor Elementary School
Freemont, CA

February 11, 2010
Orinda Books
Orinda, CA

February 10, 2010
San Francisco, CA

February 6, 2010
Davis Parent University Davis High School
Davis, CA

February 2, 2010
Piedmont Middle School
Piedmont, CA

October 8, 2009
Talk with Parents, Head-Royce School
Oakland, CA

August 27, 2009
Talk with Teachers, Head-Royce School
Oakland, CA

May 9, 2009
Marin Mindful Motherhood Open House Marin Montessori School,
Corte Madera, CA

March 31, 2009
The Joy of Parenthood, Workshop for Expectant & New Parents Tang Education Center
UC Berkeley
Berkeley, CA

March 26, 2009
Teaching Happiness: Translating the Science to Smiles- Making Healthful Decisions, Conference
West Point, NY

February 23, 2009
Raising Happiness Parenting Class (first of series)
CA First Unitarian Church of Oakland,
Oakland, CA

February 19 & 20, 2009
Learning & the Brain Conference
San Francisco, CA

February 4, 2009
Crocker Highlands Elementary School
Oakland, CA

January 24 & 25, 2009
Positive Psychology Conference
Los Angeles, CA

January 10, 2009
San Francisco, CA

December 6-8, 2008
Hawken School
Cleveland, OH

November 24 & 25, 2008
Happiness & Its Causes Conference

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