Susan Ponce has been working in the nonprofit field for the past 10 years. Before joining Mindful Kids Miami, Susan managed several grants at United Way of Miami, where she developed a passion for early childhood education, grant management and professional development coordination. She worked closely with nonprofit organizations, agencies and partners to manage evidence based professional development programs for educators in Miami Dade county and beyond. Having lived in different countries, Susan has experience working in various environments where she has been able to perfect her language skills in English, Spanish. She is currently enrolled to complete her AS in Translation/Interpretation at Miami Dade College.
She joined Mindful Kids Miami in 2020 after learning about mindfulness practices and its benefits to adults and children where she will continue to explore Mindfulness Based Stress Reduction practices for her personal and educational growth. Susan is grateful to be able to continue working with teachers, children and adults in the community and support them professionally and personally bringing mindfulness programs to their lives.