ELI PLEANER’s passion is exploring the overlap between technology, education, and well-being. He is interested in different ways of bringing story-telling, mindfulness, and creativity into the classroom, the workplace, and in our relationships. He believes that the ways we tell our stories has a profound impact on how we experience the world, and his goal is to help bring more joy and creativity into the ways we relate and connect. Eli has worked professionally as a web developer, a chef, and a yoga instructor, and is now focusing on social-emotional learning with children and adults. He loves digging his feet into the earth, swimming in the ocean, and cooking with friends.