Shawn J Moore
Residing at the intersection of leadership and mindfulness, Shawn creates sacred spaces for self-study and personal discovery.
Shawn currently serves as Director of Student Leadership at Morehouse College, helping students grow their leadership competencies and talent through training, workshops, and developmental opportunities. His tenure in student affairs has focused on the identity development and leadership growth of students of various backgrounds. Shawn has presented and facilitated workshops l on the topics of marketing/branding, leadership development, mindfulness, and identity development for various organizations institutions, including the Human Rights Campaign, Iota Phi Theta® Fraternity, Inc., MACUHO New Jersey Housing Conference, and the NASAP Student Leadership Institute, Kaiser Permanente Institute for Equitable Leadership, and Auburn Seminary.
While leadership resonates with him deeply, it is his personal and spiritual practices that allows him to continue to show up for himself and others. Mindfulness has been an integral part of Shawn’s life, exploring his own meditation practice rooted in Buddhism since high school, sparked by Herman Hesse’s Siddartha. In 2019, he decided to take his refuge vow (a formal commitment to the Buddhist Path) in the Shambhala lineage.
Over the years, he has integrated meditation and mindfulness as a tool for his own creative resilience, personal power, and healing, with the privilege to sharing these nurturing tools with his community. He is a Registered Yoga Teacher (RYT-200), sound practitioner, meditation teacher, Yoga Nidra Teacher, reiki practitioner, and Gallup-Certified Strengths Coach, with trainings in Mindful Communication and Brand Identity. In addition to holding community space through classes, he provides training in leadership and strengths-based development, and workshops in mindfulness and meditation. He has provided classes and workshops for Yoga International.
In addition to being a proud dog dad and a hardcore gamer, Shawn freelances as a graphic designer and creative consultant. His design experiences include, but are not limited to, brand identity/logo design, print graphics, packaging, apparel and accessory graphics, and signage. Shawn host The Mindful Rebel Podcast. The podcast, established in 2017, highlights the intersection between Mindfulness and Leadership with interviews of entrepreneurs, healers, educators, creatives about their unique journey in their respective craft.