Who We Are

Founder and CEO

Gail Silver, JD, E-RYT, RYT, RCYT, YACEP

Gail Silver founded The School Mindfulness Project® in 2016 after fifteen years as Founder and Director of Philadelphia’s Yoga Child. As director of Yoga Child, Gail develops its school-based yoga and mindfulness curriculum, facilitates training programs, and trains educators to teach yoga and mindfulness in Philadelphia schools.

Full Bio


Gail Silver, Founder & CEO School Mindfulness Project

Board of Directors

Katayun Jaffari, Esquire

Marsha I. Cohen, Esquire
Vice President

Hugh Regan

 Jasoleil Cineus, MA, TPYG

Andrew Cohn

Rachael Katz, MS

Erica Taxin

Administrative Team

CEO, Gail Silver

Development Director, Nicole Fisher

Advisory Board

Bidi McSorely, M.D.

Nakesha V. Moore, M.D.

Brennan Robinson, MA

Dr. Christopher Willard, Psy. D.

SMP Educators and Yoga Teachers

Kimberly Luig
Ali Hubshner
Gail Silver
Tiffany Wright
Kelly Noone
Nakesha Moore
Anabel Silver