Sara Potler LaHayne is founder and CEO of Move This World, a global nonprofit that works with more than 9,000 individuals in 22 cities and four continents to harness the power of creativity to transform conflict, build trust, and inspire change.
Move This World has reached more than 100,000 youth, addressing their emotional well-being in a way that also influences their communities to foster safe and supported learning environments.
Sara has presented at conferences in five continents and has been featured throughout the media, including in Forbes, the Washington Post, the Huffington Post, and the Guardian. A lifelong dancer and former professional performer, Sara was a Fulbright Scholar in Bogotá, Colombia, when she authored, implemented, and evaluated the original Move This World curriculum in Colombian public elementary schools.
Sara is the recipient of numerous awards and fellowships from global organizations and institutes in the arts, youth leadership, peace work, entrepreneurial development, progressive economics, and the social consciousness movement.
December 8-10, 2017
The Yoga of Sound (Nada Yoga) is an ancient and established tradition within Indian spirituality that uses sound as the…
July 23-28, 2017
Becoming a mother is a precious time, filled with many questions and expectations. Expand your skills to be able to…
November 17-19, 2017
Quiet the mind and let the heart open while chanting in the tradition of Bhakti Yoga with Grammy-nominated chant artist…
June 23-30, 2017
Laurel Parnell, PhD
Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR) is a powerful therapeutic method for healing trauma-based problems. Informed by research in contemporary…