Rich Fernandez, Ph.D. Co-Founder, Wisdom Labs

Rich is co-founder of Wisdom Labs, a think tank, learning and data insights company focused on activating the science of mindfulness, resilience and purpose-driven performance within organizations. Rich is also a master teacher with the Search Inside Yourself Leadership Institute. 

Before launching Wisdom Labs, Rich was the director of executive education at Google, and was previously the head of learning and organization development at eBay. Before transitioning to the technology sector Rich was a learning and leadership development executive at JP Morgan Chase & Co. and at Bank of America. 

Rich was trained as a psychologist and received his Ph.D. in Counseling Psychology and M.A. in Organizational Psychology both from Columbia University. Rich received his undergraduate degree from the University of California at San Diego. Rich currently lives with his family in San Francisco, California.