Meet Ilana

Founder , director, and lead teacher of Happy Heart Studio LLC. Love bubble spreader, youth advocate, creativity & mindfulness coach, social emotional learning consultant. 


Happy Heart Teacher Mentorship

I train and mentor school teachers and consult with school administrators on how to increase teacher and student wellbeing by implementing mindfulness and social-emotional learning goals into their curriculum



Happy Heart for Kids

I run a combined summer camp and after school program for youth in Santa Cruz, CA, and offer private lessons as well. These programs empower children and young adults to be peace advocates through mindfulness, yoga, and art making.


Happy Heart for Adults

I teach creativity workshops, host parent education events, speak at national conferences, offer team building and creativity masterclasses for corporations, and teach yoga and art classes.



Download my resume here