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RISE & THRIVE: Women in Wellness Panel + Co-working Pop-Up

Are you a women leader in the business of helping people thrive? Join us for a conversation with this panel of local wellness leaders, creators and changemakers where we will discuss strategies for building a wellness business that sustains you and your clients. They will share their journeys and answer your questions.


Ellen Atkins, Founder, The Suburban Monk

Silvia Gianni, Co-founder, MySuperfoods

Denise Greene, Store Manager Short Hills, Saje Natural Wellness

Judie Hurtado, PSYCH-K Facilitator

Katie Jesionowski, Co-founder, MySuperFoods

Lisa Williams Sorensen, Co-founder, OneNest Yoga Studio


Nancy Merant, Founder, RISE Ready to Inspire Serve and Elevate


8:30 AM Light Breakfast

9:00 AM Sound Bowl Healing

9:15 AM Panel Begins

10:15 AM Q&A

10:30 AM Open Co-working for Registered Panel Attendees


Blender Bombs


MUSH Foods


RISE Brewing Company

RISE (Ready to Inspire Serve and Elevate) is a group of women wellness entrepreneurs, founded in August 2015 who are ready to inspire people to live healthier lives, serve people with limited access to their services and elevate their business. The members are nutritionists, fitness teachers and studio owners, health coaches, acupuncturists, doctors, non-profit founders and professors in Essex, Union and Morris county New Jersey. If you’re a female wellness practitioner in NJ please reach out via Facebook or email