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EMILY STONE  

Board Member since 2012
Personal Mindfulness Practice: Vinyasa Yoga Teacher

Born in New Orleans and raised in Brooklyn, Emily Stone is a writer living in New York City. Her books include: Did Jew Know? A Handy Primer on the Customs, Culture & Practice of the Chosen People (Chronicle Books); and Visvamitrasana: Volume I of the Sage Series (Inflextion). She holds an MFA in Creative Writing from Hunter College. Currently, she writes for Salon. 

Emily has been actively involved in volunteer work and social service since high school. She joined the board after visiting a Lineage Project class and witnessing its transformative and healing power. Her devotion to Lineage Project is powered by her strongly rooted desire to see the organization serve even more youth. Emily brings to the board tremendous insight, experience, and connections in the non-profit and yoga communities. She is also a dynamic storyteller, and a powerful spokesperson for our work.