Gina Guarascio Murdock – Founder and Director, Aspen Yoga Society
Gina Murdock is a writer, yoga teacher and community organizer. She is founder of the Aspen Yoga Society, a nonprofit organization dedicated to uniting community through yoga and offering acts of Seva (service) for the greater good. She and her husband Jerry Murdock created and support the Mind, Body, Spirit Series at The Aspen Institute. Murdock is a master’s candidate in spiritual psychology at the University of Santa Monica and a founding member of Dr. Deepak Chopra’s Self Directed Biological Transformation Initiative. She is also leading an initiative to create “The City of Wellbeing” in Aspen and The Chopra Center for Wellbeing in Aspen. Gina is an active board member of the Aspen Center for Environmental Studies (ACES), The Center for Living Peace in Orange County and Aspen and The Chopra Foundation. Gina is an International Editor at Origin Magazine, a contributor at Mantra Magazine, and an ambassador for the mobile well-being platform Jiyo. Gina lives by these mantras: “Let the beauty you Love, be what you do.” (Rumi) and “Be the change you wish to see in the world” (Gandhi) and “Woo-Hoo!” (Gina)