|Dianne E. Horgan |
CFM Title: Associate Director
CFM Service Since: 2012
Dianne serves as the chief operating and financial officer for the CFM; is a member of the Center's Leadership Team, participating in the development and implementation of the Center's short and long term goals; directs the activities of the Center when the executive director is teaching and traveling.
Quote or personal interest: Transformed by meditation and mindfulness; meditating for 25+ years. Transported by music, as a classical pianist and an aspiring violinist.
"You are neither that nor this. One just is, and doesn't know it. Everything just is, and doesn't know it. Such is what one finds when one wakes up." - Ch: The Answer to the Only Question, p.33, All Else is Bondage by Wei Wu Wei
|Florence Meleo-Meyer |
CFM Title: Director, Oasis Institute for Mindfulness-Based Professional Education and Training
CFM Service Since: 1994
Florence directs and offers Mindfulness-Based training programs with excellence, depth, rigor and integrity in the development and cultivation of an international network of MBSR teachers, and serves on the Center’s Leadership Team.
Quote or personal interest: Florence is inspired to offer her service in alignment with the vision of the Center for Mindfulness--An Awake and Compassionate World.
|Jean Baril |
CFM Title: Business Manager
CFM Service Since: 1999
Jean is the Business Manager at the CFM. Her role is to manage the day to day Business Operations of the Center. In addition, Jean is the Coordinator of the CFM’s Annual International Scientific Conference.
Quote or Personal Interest: Jean is a proud grandmother of two beautiful grandbabies and is an avid motorcycle enthusiast.
|Jessica Novia |
CFM Title: Administrative Assistant for Oasis Institute
CFM Service Since: 2006
Jessica’s primary role is support for all professional trainings within the Oasis Institute, as well as daily general administrative tasks.
Quote or personal interest: Jessica enjoys spending time at the beach in Rhode Island with her husband and reading.
|Lynn Koerbel |
CFM Title: Assistant Director, Oasis Institute for Mindfulness-Based Professional Education and Training
CFM Service Since: 2012
Lynn teaches MBSR and other mindfulness-based programs, professional trainings, and presentations in the various educational pathways of the Center including the Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction Clinic, Oasis Institute, and evolve…community and workplace mindfulness programs.
Quote or personal interest: “Awaken to the mystery of being here and enter the quiet immensity of your own presence.” John O’Donohue
CFM Title: Assistant Director of the Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction Clinic
CFM Service Since: 2013
Paul teaches Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction (MBSR) and other mindfulness-based programs through the Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction Clinic and evolve. In addition, he focuses on maintaining the integrity and fidelity of MBSR at the Center for Mindfulness and in the broader mindfulness community.
Quote or Personal Interest: "I am a brief yet welcomed visitor"- So Shin
|Saki Santorelli |
CFM Title: Professor of Medicine, Director, Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction Clinic, Executive Director, Center for Mindfulness
CFM Service Since: 1980
Saki is the Executive Director of the Center for Mindfulness. In his tenure, he has envisioned and founded Oasis Institute –the Center for Mindfulness’ school for mindfulness-based professional education and training, founded and continues to Chair an annual international scientific conference, Investigating and Integrating Mindfulness in Medicine, Health Care, and Society and, in 2011 established the John and Tussi Kluge Research Symposium on Mindfulness – an annual professional meeting that explores the basic mechanisms of mindfulness and treatment approaches emerging from these basic science investigations. On an annual basis, he co-teaches multiple sessions of the Oasis Institute training: MBSR in Mind-Body Medicine: 7 Day Residential Training/Retreat and leads other trainings, lectures, and public talks around the globe.
As the Center's Executive Director, Saki is the visionary leader and key strategist, directs the actions of the Leadership Team, and visibly engages with the Center's community of professional trainers and constituents.
Quote or personal interest: "Fill me with your love for being awake” - Hafiz
|Tony Maciag |
CFM Title: Instructional Technologist
CFM Service Since: 2011
Tony identifies, troubleshoots, and strategizes tech needs and initiatives, and assists in the marketing and communications of the Center for Mindfulness.
Quote or personal interest: 'Have a good time, all the time!' - Viv Savage