Laila Jewayni



Laila received her master's from the UN University for Peace in Costa Rica in Environmental Security and Peace Studies, and she received her bachelor's from the American University of Paris in International and Comparative Politics.


Laila spent a decade working in the humanitarian field in refugee resettlement and international development. For the last several years, she has worked as an Ayurvedic practitioner, yoga teacher, and holistic wellness educator. At the core of her work is a mission to help people thrive.

Fun Facts and Hobbies

  • I used to be a metalsmith and had my own business. I love jewelry!
  • I love to travel! I have lived in 7 countries and visited 40.