Dr. Shyam Gannavaram is a certified instructor and faculty with the Art of Living Foundation, an international, non-profit humanitarian & service organization. Shyam teaches foundational programs like the SKY, Happiness, and personal meditation retreats, as well as advanced graduate-level programs like Silent Retreats, Leadership Seminars, Volunteer Trainings, and Teacher Training programs. He is also a E-RYT® 200, through Yoga Alliance, and facilitator for Continuing Medical Education (CME) retreats for healthcare professionals. Having a strong foundation in understanding the human mind, and being adept at tapping into the incredible potential that lies within each of us, he empowers people of all walks of life in healthy living, developing positive communities, becoming leaders and volunteers, and bring greater joy and possibilities into their lives.
A PhD in Electronics, he worked in senior technology roles in several Fortune 500 companies. Since 2001, Shyam has facilitated more than 20,000 hours of stress management and self-empowerment programs for thousands of people in the general public, in universities, for the wellness community, for prison inmates, and in corporate settings across the United States.