Gill is Director of Professional Development of Pure Edge. She trains educators across the country on self-care and integrating health and wellness best practices. She regularly presents at conferences to share best practices in managing stress. Gil managed the allocation of low cost government housing, working with the homeless, as well as, founded North East Scotland’s first dedicated yoga studio. She holds a Higher National Certificate in Local Government Administration from Langside College, and also attended Shawlands Academy, in Glasgow, Scotland.

Creating Conditions for Success and Learning through an SEL & Health & Wellness Framework

Explores the neuroscience of stress, its impact on one’s ability to learn, and four strategies to begin the process to be responsive versus reactive.