Jennifer Earls is a career services professional engaging contemplative practice to guide students and professionals towards authentic careers. She works in MIT Global Education & Career Development and as a Private Career Counselor with Aspire! Fulfilling Career Ambitions. Jennifer holds an M.Ed. from Suffolk University and has trained with experts in applying contemplative practice to higher education and mental health through the Center for Contemplative Mind in Society and the Institute for Meditation & Psychotherapy. Most recently, she co-presented a Professional Development Institute titled, “Contemplative Career Counseling: Using Mindfulness to Enrich the Counselor-Client Relationship” at the 2014 National Career Development Association Global Conference, and she is excited to continue integrating contemplative practice when working with students, clients, and colleagues. Outside of the office, she loves Salsa and Latin dancing, practicing yoga, and surfing.