CARLA GOLDSTEIN, Omega Chief External Affairs Officer, is a pioneer in the emerging field of Spiritual Activism, a holistic framework for social change founded on the principles of interdependence, and fueled by an aspiration for a more unified, peaceful, and loving world. As an advocate with 25 years of public policy experience on issues related to women’s rights, poverty, sustainability, and social justice, Carla is Omega Institute’s chief external affairs officer, helping Omega connect it’s work to change-making efforts around the world. Omega is the nation's premier holistic learning center, offering innovative educational experiences to over 23,000 people annually and reaching nearly 2 million people online. Carla is also cofounder of the Omega Women's Leadership Center, a hub for convening, inspiring, and training women to #DoPowerDifferently. Carla also writes, teaches and speaks about applying holistic principles in our everyday lives. She is a guest commentator for WAMC’s “51%” roundtable show, a columnist forFeminist.com, and blogs on Huffington Post and MomsRising.org. Carla also serves in an advisory capacity to several organizations on the cutting edge of new ways of thinking about activism including the It’s Time Network, Women Without Borders, Ctznwell, and Living Room Conversations.