Pete Cormier (he/him/his) has a BA in Sociology, a MS in Nonprofit Management, and a PhD in Educational Studies.
You can read his mindfulness blog at www.petecormier.com
Founder & Executive Director
As executive director of The Awareness Project, Inc., Pete manages all operational aspects of this nonprofit organization. In the last two years, he’s guided more than 100 mindfulness meditation sessions.
Pete has taken an MBSR-equivalent course at the UMass Memorial Health Care Center for Mindfulness founded by Jon Kabat-Zinn, has taken the 8-week mindfulness course: Cultivating Awareness & Well-Being at Calmer Choice, and has a certificate in mindfulness from Cape Cod Community College.
Adjunct Professor, Worcester State University
Pete received his MS here in 2006 and taught Marketing & Resource Management for Nonprofit Organizations. He has also been a Master’s Thesis Reader. While at WSU, he organized the first nonprofit organizations fair at the student union.
Founder & Executive Director, Sterling Music Exchange
He managed all business operations of this 501(c)(3) nonprofit that provided music training, instruments and performance opportunities to underserved youth.