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Chad McGehee

Director of Meditation Training

Athletic Department & The Center for Healthy Minds | Meditation Training Department at Wisconsin Athletics

Hometown: Sycamore, Illinois

Chad McGehee, M.A. M.Ed., is a meditation teacher, scientific collaborator and trusted coach working at the intersection of elite performance and meditation. At the University of Wisconsin Athletic Department, Chad became the first ever Director of Meditation Training in major college sports. Chad is an honorary affiliate of the Center for Healthy Minds at UW-Madison, a member of Under Armour’s Internal Human Performance Council and co-founder of Inner Edge Meditation.

Mr. McGehee’s talk can also be offered in Spanish.


Meditation Training for Performance and Well-Being

Chad will share how to use meditation training for greater performance and well-being using a teaching approach that incorporates findings from modern neuroscience along with accessible practices. Chad is passionate about bringing rigorous and accessible meditation training to life as strength and conditioning for the mind.

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