Meet The Whole U.® Team

Shannon O'Brien, MA, EdM, Founder

Shannon is a Harvard-trained educator, ranked #1 Career & Life Coach on Yelp. She helps clients to pursue their life's work, and live a balanced purposeful life.

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Caleigh Griffin, Director of Client Relations

As a Whole U. alum, Caleigh has experienced the Career Program, and uses her passion and knowledge of the process to help others on their Whole U. journey! She is a graduate of Elon University, and studies psychology at the Harvard Extension School.

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Kevin O'Brien

Executive Committee Member, Bureau Veritas, France, 2000-2010

Chief Executive Officer, Consumer Product Services, Bureau Veritas, Hong Kong 2000-2010

Board of Directors, McGraw-Hill/Ryerson, Canada, 1998-1999

Board of Driectors, TATA McGraw-Hiil, India, 1997-1999

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Natalie Daniels, Content Communications Intern

Natalie is a student at Emerson College, majoring in Journalism, with a minor in Marketing. Her focus is communicating to the public, helping audiences like YOU find career services like Whole U. :) She loves to help others find the right path towards purpose.

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Peter Tsickritzis, Men's Image Consultant

Peter will work with you on your way to your best Whole U.

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Ahmed Alashwah

Ahmed is a lecturer at Stanford University, the cofounder of The Flourishing Lab and Self Inner Transformation (SIT), and faculty at the Esalen Institute. Since the early 1990's he has consulted for national and international government agencies on processes of conflict resolution and youth deradicalization. After his latest technology company was acquired, he embarked on a decade of intensive research into contemplative studies, neuroscience and psycholinguistics. He now teaches meditation, leadership, and nonviolent communication throughout the world — including China, Europe, and the Middle East — where he is originally from.

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