Dr. Noémie Le Pertel
Founder of Empowered Wellness and the Center for Positive Leadership
Dr. Le Pertel is the founder of Empowered Wellness and the Center for Positive Leadership, LLC, providing leadership development, executive coaching, wellbeing program design and facilitation. She has been teaching mindfulness in the context of leadership and education since 1998 and has designed programs with organizations such as: Columbia Women in Business, United Nations, Ireland's Health Service Executive, among others.
Dr. Le Pertel holds a Doctorate & Master in Acupuncture and Chinese medicine, a Master in Public Health Policy & Management from Columbia University's Mailman School of Public Health, and a Master in Applied Positive Psychology from the University of Pennsylvania under Dr. Martin Seligman, founder of positive psychology. Her thesis: Self-care in Health Care, an evidence-based approach to promoting wellbeing and resilience for stakeholders across systems, was advised by Tom Rath, co-author of StrengthsFinder 2.0. She is currently working on a Doctorate in Education at the University of Pennsylvania's Chief Learning Officer Program.