Shakti Rowan-Lena's affinity for finding a spark of energy within different traditions led her to a belief in a universal web that ignites when we gather together in consciousness. Honoring our sacredness and cherishing our differences through various cultural, creative, innovative, and intentional communities, Shakti has found a home in the universal way of thinking. Being an adventurer, Shakti is committed to a lifetime of learning.
For over 20 years, Shakti has championed Health and Wellness in the workplace. A Boston-based pioneer in now what has become an industry. Shakti launched Wellness at CIC in 2003, a coworking space for innovators. First as a massage therapist and yoga instructor, and more recently she managed the day-to-day aspects of a substantial, multi-faceted wellness program, serving 1,000+ clients.
Shakti’s approach combines a love of healthy lifestyle, a passion for community building and a deep appreciation for the science behind wellness. Shakti inspires others to find a healthy work-life balance and to bring their best self forward at work and home!
“When you do things from your soul, you feel a river moving in you, a joy.” -Jalaluddin Rumi
Shakti is a Nationally Certified Massage Therapist, Member of the American Massage Therapy Association, Member of The Workplace Wellness Council of Massachusetts, Ergonomics Specialist, 500 RYT Yoga instructor, Reiki Master, and DansKinetics instructor.
With her husband Tom Lena, Shakti hosts a monthly Kirtan in their home with a beautiful community of Yogi's called Kitchari Kirtan.