Maia Tamanakis is an experienced wellness coach with certifications in personal training, coaching, and behavior change from the American Council on Exercise and Wellcoaches. She is a natural fit as a wellness coach in the BeWell program. Maia has worked with a diverse population in all areas of wellness-physical, mental and spiritual. She has experience in nutrition consultation and stress management support and has developed and facilitated numerous virtual and on-site seminars and guided meditations. In her previous 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 is that wellness coaches continue to be a prominent part of a community of health advocates in participants’ lives whose role is to empower others toward their optimal well-being.