2018-2019 Alumni Speaker Luncheon Series
Isabella de la Houssaye ’90
“From Wall Street to Mountain Top: Simple Mindfulness Exercises that Can Reduce Stress, Improve Productivity and Increase Happiness”
Thursday, April 25, 2019
William and June Warren Hall
The 2018-2019 Alumni Speaker Luncheon Series, a privileged opportunity for a group of students to meet with a distinguished graduate, will welcome Isabella de la Houssaye ’90 with an introduction by Professor Elizabeth Emens on Thursday, April 25, from 12:10-1:10 p.m. in William and June Warren Hall.
Lunch will be provided.
Isabella de la Houssaye has worked and travelled extensively all over the world for the past 30 years, first as an international project finance lawyer at White & Case, then as an investment banker at Lehman Brothers and currently as the owner of Material Culture, a Philadelphia-based importer, retailer and auctioneer of art, antiques and traditional crafts from around the world. She has five children, is an endurance athlete, mountain climber and certified yoga/mindfulness instructor. She graduated from Princeton in 1986 and Columbia Law School in 1990 and is here to share how simple mindfulness exercises can reduce stress and improve productivity in all aspects of your life from school to the work place, to summiting distant peaks or managing relationships at home.
Space is limited and on a first-come, first-served basis.