BodyWise Institute
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Our Team


Meet Our Team



Eleanor Bramwell

Eleanor Bramwell - CEO

Eleanor is known for creating sacred space, powerful facilitation, and weaving self growth inquiry into all that she does.

Her academic education in psychology, trauma, and experience as a Board Certified Structural Integrator were ignited by an earnest desire to understand the body/mind continuum. 

A radical visionary and conscious entrepreneur, this institute was born from a knowing that it is possible to create fiscal abundance and while effecting social change. Eleanor founded the BodyWise Foundation, a sister organization and nonprofit that offers free trauma informed yoga to survivors.


Veronica Robertson - COO

Wrenna realized her insatiable curiosity about the world around her while completing her fifth degree (a second!! Masters in Sociology). She believes her skill leading teams and managing projects comes from a commitment to beginners mind. She trusts that there are infinite pathways to success and she strives to support each team member to find their unique way.

Wrenna has worked in diverse settings, leading action in support of marginalized populations, undertaking research on the linkages between human and ecosystem health, teaching research methodologies to university and college students. She is currently leading Gender-Based Analysis for the Canadian Government, and an innovative HR project aimed at increasing diversity and inclusion in the recruitment and development of policy analysts and research scientists into the Department.

Wrenna has been an attentive student of her own body’s wisdom since she was a child. As a dancer, she learned of her body’s extraordinary ability to heal emotional wounds through conscious movement. She has made yoga and meditation a dedicated practice for the past two decades. Wrenna is currently on the path to being a registered 5 Rhythms dance instructor. 

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Tim Mulsamanji - CFO

Tim realized his capacity for tactical and strategic planning while completing his MBA at Loyola University. Tim has helped individuals use debt intelligently, large companies manage expenses, and guided corporate enterprises in understanding how much liquidity is needed.

In his current role managing corporate finance for Bank of America, he draws from an entire career immersed in the worlds of Banking and Finance. Tim has a broad and rich understanding of the role finances play in every aspect of an organization's development and growth.  

Tim is dedicated to his own self growth and healing. Stewardship is important to him and he is most passionate about using his financial expertise to grow organizations dedicated to raising the consciousness of humanity. 

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Bethania Bacigalupe - CMO

Bethania brings over 15 years of experience enabling organizations to achieve their potential by leveraging technology.

A yoga and acro teacher of over 10 years (E-RYT 500), she finds deep resonance with BodyWise's mission. As a teacher, Bethania has a passion for therapeutics and designs practices which layer a strong emphasis on alignment, breath, and clarity with her love of anatomy. She is equally happy to be upside down on her hands or a friend as she is facilitating a restorative practice.  She is excited to level up BodyWise's programing and mission through technological enablement.


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Jessica Knott
Director of Continuing Education

Jessica brings a depth of experience to her leadership with BodyWise Foundation.  She draws from her experience working in clinical research at Johns Hopkins University, managing teams within the communications field, and co-creating and managing a donation-based yoga organization to guide the BodyWise team toward growth and sustainability. 
Jessica is co-founder of Pop Up Yoga Baltimore, an LLC that provides donation-based yoga to the greater Baltimore area. She is also an experienced writer, editor, yoga teacher, reiki master, meditation teacher, and staff facilitator in 200-hour yoga teacher trainings.

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April Elliot
Director of Yoga Therapy Program

April is a nationally certified school psychologist, internationally certified yoga therapist, and a somatic experiencing practitioner in training. April currently works as a school psychologist in New Jersey, teaches trauma-informed yoga classes, and runs a private yoga therapy practice for individuals recovering from trauma.

She is a contributor to our Trauma Informed Yoga Teacher Training and our Trauma Sensitive Training for School Teachers. April facilitates both trainings and sits on our Board of Directors.


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Summer Carlyle
Program Manager

Summer brings over 13 years managing, building, training, and empowering team members to our organization. She is committed to living with deep integrity, in alignment with her moral compass, and responding to all living beings with kindness. 

Summer felt an immediate resonance with BodyWise because our company was founded with service and growth as core values. She has worked in the non profit sector for over 15 years. Her dedication to supporting the journey of growth is palpable simply being in her presence. 


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Jess Crutchfield
Online Training Manager

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Deanna Deley

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Avery Parker
Graphic Design and Web Management


Erin Neligan - Social Media Manager

Matt Bravlove - Accountant

Bethany Amos - Book Keeper


George Howell - Virtual Assistant

Jonathan Wachs - Accountant

MJ Quinn - Administrative Aide



Advisory Team


Ben Krzyzewski

Ben is responsible for all government sales, manages and leads a team of proposal managers, engineers, and cost analysts for his company. He brings his expertise in team management to his guidance of our company. 

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David Geisinger

David has held roles of significant responsibility with companies like Google and Ebay; VP for Customer Engagement, Global VP of Marketing and Strategy, Head of Commerce and Consumer Engagement. He brings years of experience engaging consumers to his guidance of our company.


Tom Smyth

Tom brings his diverse business background as the president of a multi-million dollar company, investor, philanthropist, and mentor in his church, to his guidance of our company.

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Kameron Wilson

Kam is the VP of one of the largest logistics company in our country. He brings, strategic planning, big picture visioning, and financial planning to his guidance of our company.

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Laura Cannon

Laura is a conscious entrepreneur, author,  CFO, and financial advisor. She bring enthusiasm, belief in the bodies intelligence, and optimism to her guidance of our company.