19: Lauren Bille - Embodiment & Participation

Lauren Bille is a social impact entrepreneur,  movement builder, branding and marketing expert, public speaker, activist and facilitator. Before co-founding Cycles + Sex Lauren was a Partner at The Big Quiet, a meditation movement of over 20,000 people, that hosted events in places like Summerstage Central Park, Lincoln Center, Madison Square Garden, the top of the World Trade Center. Prior to her entrepreneurial ventures, she worked with Wagner School of Public Policy, United Nations and lululemon - organizing and building community at the intersection of wellbeing and justice. She currently gives her spare time to progressive political and social organizing and is proudly affiliated with The Arena, Breakout, and Harvard Divinity School. Follow @cyclesandsex on instagram and go to cyclesandsex.com to learn important and amazing stuff about your body.

If you don't have time now to listen to everything, feel free to skip ahead to where the meditation begins at 33:00 and then come back later for the conversation.

Troy Bronsink is the founder and director of The Hive - A Center for Contemplation, Art & Action. The Hive is a nonprofit located in the Northside neighborhood of Cincinnati. After nearly 2 years of over 3,000 tickets to classes and events sold, The Hive is now moving to a membership based registration. For $30/month, a Hive member can attend classes and events. If you're interested in this for yourself or would like to sponsor someone else to become a member, you can find more information here. The intro and outro music is by Troy Bronsink. From the Hive is produced by Joey Taylor.