WILMA’s Leadership Institute: Meet Lillie Hewitt
Snapshot of this year's Leadership Institute members
WILMA’s 2023 Leadership Institute, an annual nine-month program, gives area women the opportunity to learn from leaders in the region, visit a range of local companies, and serve as each others’ personal board of directors.
The program is part of WILMA’s Women to Watch Leadership Initiative, created to help develop more women leaders in our area.
Meet institute member LILLIE HEWITT.
Title: Founder & Certified Yoga Therapist
Company: ilm yoga therapy
How long have you been with your current employer? March 2022
Alma Mater: College of Charleston (BA) and Phoenix Rising Yoga Therapy (C-IAYT)
Prior career experience: Interim Membership and Development Coordinator and Events and Special Project Coordinator at the Halsey Institute of Contemporary Art; Account Management for Formatical with Daydreamer Concepts; Director of Yoga and Wellness at Integrated Pain Solutions.
Current job responsibilities: As a Yoga Therapist, I support women who have a history of, or are currently struggling with, disordered eating. I use a variety of somatic tools such as breathwork, mindfulness, movement and therapeutic touch, coupled with therapeutic dialogue to help my clients navigate the discomfort of suffering so that they can turn to food as fuel and nourish themselves body, mind, and spirit.
Hobbies: Spending time with my Husband and our two pups, the practice and study of yoga and Yoga Therapy, cooking and quality time with friends and family, travel, working in the yard and tending to our garden, cruising on the boat and surfing small waves.
To learn more about WILMA’s Leadership Institute and Initiative, go to wilmamag.com/women-to-watch.
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