Mark Coleman MA is the founder of the Mindfulness Training Institute. He has studied mindfulness meditation practices for twenty-five years and taught mindfulness workshops, courses, and retreats in Europe, Asia, and the U.S. for the past twelve years. Mark teaches meditation at Spirit Rock Meditation Center and regularly at institutions like Omega, Esalen, and Insight Meditation Society. He is a trainer at Search Inside Yourself Leadership Institute (SIYLI). As a mindfulness consultant, he has led trainings in corporate settings, including Proctor & Gamble, Gap, and Prana. He is also a certified Integral Coach and has an MA in Clinical Psychology. Mark is the author of Awake in the Wild: Mindfulness in Nature as a Path of Self-Discovery and Poems from the Wild.