Ellie Burrows is a writer and personal development coach living New York City and The Universe at Large. She is also the Chief Executive Officer of New York City's premier meditation studio M N D F L. After graduating magna cum laude from Northwestern University, she served as an executive in the film business for a number of years, focusing on the business side of film: producing, selling, financing and finding new talent. When Ellie's meetings began to evolve into coaching sessions around effective communication and interpersonal relationships, she chose to pursue mindfulness in a more meaningful way. She then traveled the world as a spiritual tourist ultimately returning to New York where she received her Certificate in Coaching from New York University. Ellie is a blogger at Huffington Post, The Chalkboard Mag, The Numinous, MindBodyGreen and Medium. She uses ancient teachings in a contemporary context to inspire compassion, confidence and consciousness in a highly digitized world.