Episode 13: Lynne Twist
Lynne Twist is the founder of the Soul of Money Institute and author of the best-selling, award-winning book “The Soul of Money: Transforming Your Relationship with Money and Life.” In this episode, Lynne shares stories of how love moves through her work and her life. She speaks to the immense power love holds to shift things on our planet.
Lynne calls herself a pro-activist: not an ‘activist against’ but an ‘activist for’. She is a co-founder of The Pachamama Alliance. Their mission is to empower indigenous people of the Amazon rainforest to preserve their lands and culture.
Lynn has worked on-the-ground in Calcutta with Mother Teresa, the refugee camps in Ethiopia, and the threatened rainforests of the Amazon. She’s developed a deep understanding of the social tapestry of the world and the historical landscape of the times we are living in.
Over the past 40 years, Lynne has worked with over 100,000 people in 50 countries. Lynne has presented for the United Nations Beijing Women’s Conference, State of the World Forum, and Synthesis Dialogues with His Holiness the Dalai Lama. She’s been an advisor to the Desmond Tutu Foundation, and The Nobel Women’s Initiative. Lynne is the recipient of numerous prestigious honors, including the “Woman of Distinction” award from the United Nations. You can find out more about Lynne here.