Sarah Stuart is Really Mindful Group’s CEO as well as a top mindfulness instructor. Before training in mindfulness, Sarah worked in-house as a lawyer at Reebok (Boston & Rotterdam); the National Basketball Association (New York & Paris); and Simon & Schuster (New York). She was also an associate at New York law firm Davis Polk and a law clerk for New York Federal District Court Judge Kimba Wood. Sarah received her law degree from Harvard Law School (Cum laude), where she was an editor of the Harvard Law Review, and her undergraduate degree in Law and Public Policy from Brown University (Magna cum laude with Honors and Phi Beta Kappa) where she was a member of the Varsity Squash Team.
Sarah completed her Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction Fundamentals training at the Center for Mindfulness, founded by Jon Kabat-Zinn, at the UMass Medical School. She has attended numerous mindfulness retreats, including at Insight Meditation Society, Cambridge Insight Meditation Center, and Inward Bound Mindfulness Education (iBme) and she has studied with world-renowned teachers including Jon Kabat-Zinn, Joseph Goldstein, Larry Rosenberg, Narayan Helen Liebenson, George Mumford, Jessica Morey and Doug Worthen. Her executive coaching training was with CTI/Co-Active and her Executive MBA is from the Fuqua School of Business, Duke University.
Sarah has taught mindfulness at top global law firms, companies, investment banks, universities and sports organizations/leagues as well as to individual business leaders and athletes.