HawaH is an artist, author, educator and non-profit leader. He has authored 4 books (including “The Poetry of Yoga” anthology containing 300+ poets from 19 countries), released 2 music albums, and produced 3 documentary films (including “Fly By Light”). Hawah is co-founder/ executive director of One Common Unity, an organization that supports a movement for peace education and the building of a non-violent culture through music and art. He is a certified yoga instructor trained and certified in Sivananda Yoga, Jivamukti Yoga School and a third certification from The Center for Mind Body Medicine in trauma relief and healing. In the past, Hawah held a fellowship with the Robert F. Kennedy Memorial Foundation and worked as special representative to the United Nations and the World Conference Against Racism. He also directed the Peaceable Schools Program in D.C.’s largest public high school. He holds degrees in Education and Psychology from the American University. In his spare time he enjoys: finding new foods to mix with chocolate, climbing trees and buildings, doing handstands on furniture, hiking through mountains with flip flops, body surfing ocean waves, making animal sounds and bird calls, enjoying a glass of wine at high altitude, lighting candles in dark rooms and traveling.