Zarina Parpia guides organizations to greater effectiveness and harmony using management and mindfulness techniques.  Awareness and inquiry are the most effective methods she has found for creating a happier and more meaningful life.  She is passionate about sharing this work with others.  Based in Seattle, Washington, she is a strategy and planning consultant to the Quixote Foundation.  In previous positions, she has managed large-scale projects for the City of Chicago and worked as a management consultant in New York.