Simone Marean


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Name: Simone Marean
Organization: Girls Leadership Institute
Title: Executive Director & Co-Founder
Simone taught GLI programs and presented on girls across the country and internationally, including the Oprah Winfrey Leadership Academy for Girls and the American School in Dubai. Simone has a Masters degree in Educational Theatre from NYU and taught at many New York City schools including The Young Women’s Leadership School, and The Brearley School. She has appeared on the Today Show and KQED’s Forum. Simone sits on the board of directors of the Julia Morgan School for Girls in Oakland. Simone grew up on the north shore of Boston and graduated from Bryn Mawr College Magna Cum Laude. She now lives in Berkeley, CA.

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Jun 17, 2014 / 0 Comments / in Girls' development, Play, Youth development, Youth leadership

Girls Leadership Institute is partnering with organizations, families, and schools to create a cultural shift. We teach leadership as a way of life available to all girls by helping our partners fully realize the power of play, emotional intelligence, and productive conflict negotiation.