Leah Weiss, PhD, is a scholar, writer, and consultant specializing in the application of mindfulness and compassion in workplace environments. She teaches courses on mindful leadership at the Stanford Graduate School of Business and is a Senior Teacher and Trainer for Stanford’s Compassion Cultivation Program, founded by the Dalai Lama. Leah has consulted for organizations like Google, Harvard-affiliated hospitals and the Department of Veterans Affairs, and directs Compassion Education and Scholarship at HopeLab, an Omidyar Group research and development nonprofit focused on resilience. She's done four silent retreats for one hundred days at a time in Spicewood, Texas. Her book, Heart at Work
, is forthcoming from HarperCollins in 2018.