Known for her enthusiasm and interactive teaching
style, Margo has been a human potential educator since 2001.
Margo has a wide and varied
liberal arts education, including three Master's degrees [one in esthetics, one in dance, and an
MBA], ministerial ordination, both her yoga dance teacher certification and
200-hour yoga teacher certification, and most recently a
PhD in nonprofit management.
She brings to
her classes the rich experiences of extensive travels and studies in the US and
Europe, as well as her training as a professional modern dancer and
choreographer. Her classes focus on authentic
self-expression through cultivating the mind, meditation,
and motion. She creates a safe space for people to unfold, explore and play. It is in these
experiences that blessings, inspiration, joy and
healing find their way in. In addition, she is a published
author and scholar.
Margo is the President and Executive Director of The Peace
Read in Berwyn Life
"Center Director Spreads Peace in Berwyn" (Berwyn Life, December 14, 2009)
How Margo Can Help
- Workshop Facilitator
- The Vertical Drop, Getting to Peace in 30
seconds or less.
- Let Your Yoga Dance! for fun, connection and meditation in motion!
- Facing the Dragon - Shadow workshop for healers, activists and all who want to do good in the world
- Compassionate Communications and Deep Listening
- Unconditional Positive Regard - Lessons from the Horse Whisperer in bringing out
the best in our youth and in everyone!
Mitchell, President, Jerry R. Mitchell and Associates, Naperville, IL writes on
“I have known Margo for many years. We first met when she presented her company’s’
business plan to an organization that I was president of. She presented herself in a very professional and poised
manner. She was able to explain her business plan in a very articulate way and could answer all the constructive
criticisms to the panel’s satisfaction. We have remained in contact over the years and I am always impressed by her
ability to move into new areas with determination and passion. I have never ever saw her fail at anything she put
her mind to.”
Guy Lawson, Newsletter Editor, Oak Park Center for Spiritual Living, Oak Park,
"Margo Ruark, you are not only a visionary, but also a wonderful Blessing to the
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