Ruth King is a celebrated author, educator, and meditation teacher and the founder of Mindful of Race Institute. King leads meditation retreats worldwide and trains leaders and organizations in exploring racism and racial conditioning through a mindfulness-based approach.
King has a master’s degree in Clinical Psychology and served as a senior executive in Organizational Development with Intel and Levi Strauss corporations. She is the author of several publications including Mindful of Race: Transforming Racism From The Inside Out and Healing Rage: Women Making Inner Peace Possible. Her most recent work is featured in Black and Buddhist: What Buddhism Can Teach Us About Race, Resilience, Transformation, and Freedom.