Wynne Kinder is an educational consultant and partner with Kinder Associates, LLC, a health and wellness consultant group based in Lancaster, Pennsylvania. As lead instructor of their Wellness Works in Schools™ program since 2004, she brings energy and compassion to teaching mindful awareness principles and approaches. Her work aids at-risk children and adolescents and their classroom teachers in predominately inner-city schools.
Kinder’s 17-year career as a teacher in private and inner-city public schools gives her a foundation of needed skills in building relationships, guiding behavior, and teaching social and emotional strategies. She has practiced movement and meditation since 1997 and has received training in Mindful Yoga, Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction, and Boys Town–Teaching Social Skills to Youth.
Wynne Kinder is a board member for Lancaster’s YWCA and Compass Mark (formerly the Council on Drug and Alcohol Abuse), and serves on the superintendent’s advisory committee for the Manheim Township School District.