Stephen Dinan is the CEO of The Shift Network, which has attracted 100,000 people to its events in its first year. He is known as a practical visionary who previously created the Shift in Action program, which serves 10,000 global members of the Institute of Noetic Sciences, as well as the One Minute Shift video series, which were seen by more than 1 million viewers. He co-founded the Summer of Peace and has consulted on dozens of for-profit, non-profit, and political groups. He authored the book Radical Spirit: Spiritual Writings of the Voices of Tomorrow and is currently finishing his next book, Sacred America. Stephen directed and helped to create the Esalen Institute's Center for Theory & Research, a think tank for leading scholars, researchers, and teachers to explore human potential frontiers. A graduate of Stanford University with a degree in human biology, Stephen also holds a master's in East-West psychology from the California Institute of Integral Studies. His studies have included transpersonal psychology and assorted disciplines of transformation, including Holotropic Breathwork, which he has facilitated for more than a decade. Stephen’s weekly Internet radio show airs every Tuesday on VoiceAmerica.com at 9 am and his writings can be found at www.stephendinan.com or through his blog on Huffington Post. He is available as a speaker and strategic marketing consultant.