Stanford Continuing Studies

Whitney Birdwell is a certified coach and mindfulness facilitator who works with high-achieving leaders and teams to balance satisfaction and success. Her clients include leaders across industries ranging from finance and consulting to startups and nonprofits. Earlier, she was a real estate executive at Stanford and a financial analyst at Lowe Enterprises and Morgan Stanley. She received an MBA and an MA in education from Stanford.


  • Stanford GSB | Alumni Association Board, Director
  • Stanford GSB | Women’s Circles Board, Director
  • Stanford Continuing Studies | Instructor
  • Stanford | Director, Residential Real Estate
  • Lowe Enterprises | Associate, Real Estate
  • Morgan Stanley | Analyst, Investment Banking


  • Stanford University | MBA
  • Stanford University | MA, Education
  • Princeton University | BA, Economics
  • International Coaching Federation | PCC
  • UCLA | Certification in Mindfulness Facilitation

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