Konda MasonCo-Founder & CEO, Impact Hub Oakland
Konda Mason is the Co-Founder and CEO of Impact Hub Oakland, a beautiful inspiring co-working space that supports and connects socially engaged change makers and social entrepreneurs in creating community and acquiring the skills they need to bring their projects to life as they create a better world. She is a co-creator and co-facilitator of The Well Being In Business Lab – Oakland, a project of business leaders deepening their commitment to inner transformation and using their business for more positive impact. Konda has been teaching yoga for over 20 years. She is a certified Kripalu Yoga teacher and is on the teaching team of the January Metta retreat at Spirit Rock. She has been a student of Vipassana Meditation since 1996. Konda is a dharma teacher at the East Bay Meditation Center and was on the Board of Directors for several years. She has completed the Commit 2 Dharma program, and is currently completing the Community Dharma Leadership program at Spirit Rock. She has recently been accepted into the 4-year Spirit Rock Teacher Training Program that begins in July 2017. Konda currently sits on the Board of Directors at Spirit Rock Meditation Center. Konda is an accomplished filmmaker, social justice and earth activist. She leads eco-tourism trips to the rainforest of Ecuador, has a permaculture design certificate, volunteers on the Pachamama Alliance social justice committee and holds the vision that in her lifetime she will witness a more just, equitable and regenerative world.