Sarah has spent her career working in youth development with a focus on wellness and coaching for the United States Olympic Committee, the YMCA, Brown Girl Surf and five different schools around the country. She was the founding director of mindfulness and wellness at Caliber ChangeMakers Academy in Vallejo and served as the Senior Program Director at SquashDrive, a non-profit that provides academic and athletic coaching to deserving youth and in all capacities has been inspired by the impact of physical and mental well-being. Her career transition brings her to the executive recruiting world as a Business Development rep with Lauren Jillian Search and Consulting.
A veteran educator, Sarah is a certified Mental Health First Aid Instructor, a 200-hour yoga instructor, mindfulness coach and trained in ASIST (Applied Suicide Intervention Skills). An avid surfer, Sarah has surfed the California Coast, Hawaii, Nicaragua and Tofino British Columbia.
Erin Mariani has experience working with individuals and groups for over 8 years at One Medical, an innovative primary care practice focused on long-term health and is currently the coaching lead at Galileo, a team-based medical practice working to improve quality and affordability of health care for all.
Her specialty has been on a skills-based approach to stress and anxiety management. A national board-certified health and wellness coach (NBC-HWC) with a master’s degree in counseling ( MA in Educational Counseling), she is passionate about supporting individuals on their journey to be the healthiest version of themselves.
She is trained in MBSR (Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction) from UCSF and is a certified yoga instructor trained by Rusty Wells. Also passionate about improv, she has studied at The Groundlings, The Second City in Hollywood, and Secret Improv Society and BATS in San Francisco.