Change Your Mind, Change the World

Center for Healthy Minds

University of Wisconsin–Madison
625 W. Washington Ave.
Madison, WI 53703-2637
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Chad McGehee
Learning and Development Program Lead, Healthy Minds Innovations

Chad is a mindfulness teacher working on research projects investigating the impacts of contemplative practices on well-being.

Chad has taught mindfulness in various settings and has extensive experience in K-12 education. He worked for many years as a bilingual (Spanish/English) teacher/instructional coach where he experienced the complexity, challenge and capacity of our current public education system.

He is interested in finding effective ways to increase the qualities of balance, kindness and resilience in organizations and our personal lives.


M.A., Bilingual Education, Edgewood College

M.A., Education, Aurora University

B.A., Hispanic Studies, Illinois Wesleyan University

What does well-being mean to me?

"A sense of okayness, openness and wholeness."