Kim Peavler is a holistic nurse, Reiki Master, mindfulness facilitator, and life coach. Kim has received teacher-training certification in Kundalini yoga and is pursuing a Master’s degree in Mindfulness Studies at Lesley University. Kim holds the position of Regional Anesthesia Block Nurse Coordinator and Resiliency Ambassador Coach for a major hospital. She is the owner of MelanMind, which is a mindfulness lifestyle company for Black women teaching the art of presence as an antidote to stress. She hosted and facilitated a meditation group called "She Meditate" for several years, has led classes at the Montessori Child Care center for board members, teachers, and students, and has facilitated for the Cook County Juvenile Detention Center.