Vivian Marie Feggans joins the Contemplative Sciences Center as the operations and events coordinator. She loves writing, kundalini yoga, volunteering and advocating for her community, and spending time with family and friends. Vivian edited and was a contributing writer for The Gathering Place: Ordinary Women; Extraordinary Lives, an anthology of writings by a circle of “ordinary” women, published in 2011. Vivian has volunteered as a facilitator of writing workshops and writing retreats for women in local nonprofit programs. She enjoys engaging and challenging women to find their voice through writing and discover more about themselves in that process. She earned her Certificate of Training: Level One Instructor in Kundalini Yoga at A Place to Breathe in Charlottesville, VA. Vivian earned her BA Degree in Literature at the American University in Washington, DC.