Dana Asby, MA, MEd

Director, Innovation and Research Support

After seven years as a classroom teacher, from preschool to junior high school in Missouri, Georgia, New York City, and Japan, Dana transitioned to a career in education reform and development. She is the co-founder of Parent in the Moment, a mindfulness-based parent education service that helps parents understand how their stress affects their family relationships and how mindfulness can help support happiness, peace, and the bond of love.

In addition to her work bringing mindfulness to schools in New England and around the nation with CEI, she has also written growth mindset-based curriculum for Mindset Works, Inc. to improve the mindsets of students and teachers. Dana is passionate about transforming education and family life to be more intentional, compassionate, and community focused.