Title: Wellness Coach
Location: Burnham Pavilion
Maia Tamanakis is a natural fit as a wellness coach in the BeWell program. An experienced wellness coach (certified in coaching from the American Council on Exercise and Wellcoaches©), Maia has a diverse background directly related to the work we do addressing a variety of wellness topics with our participant population at BeWell. Maia is a certified personal trainer through ACE and is a certified YogaFit instructor. She has experience in nutrition consultation and stress management support, having developed and facilitated virtual and on-site seminars and guided meditations. In her most recent job as a wellness coach for Intel in Santa Clara, Maia received a “wellness champion award” for outstanding professional achievement and team leadership.
Her vision of wellness coaches is that they be part of a community of health advocates in participants’ lives whose role is to empower others toward their well-being.