Ginny Whitelaw is a former NASA scientist whose expertise helps heal. Her leadership training workshops attract healthcare professionals from Merk, JNJ and Ascension to a practice that encourages resilience. She speaks to us about the importance of presence as a leader. Ginny’s new book Resonance is a toolkit for finding the meaning of soul, relationships and finding your strength within.
In her nearly 10 years at NASA, Ginny rose to the Deputy Manager for integrating the International Space Station, for which she received NASA’s Exceptional Service Medal. She holds a PhD in Biophysics, as well as a BS in Physics, a BA in Philosophy, and a fifth degree black belt in Aikido. Ginny is the Founder and President of the Institute for Zen Leadership and a Zen Master in the Chozen-ji line of Rinzai Zen.