Dr. Emily Anhalt is a psychologist, emotional fitness consultant, and the co-founder and Chief Clinical Officer of Beam, a gym for the mind that is destigmatizing and demystifying quality emotional and mental fitness. Born and raised in the heart of Silicon Valley, Dr. Emily Anhalt has always had an interest in the psychology of the entrepreneur. She studied psychology at the University of Michigan and attained Master's and doctoral degrees in Clinical Psychology in Berkeley, California.
For the past ten years, Dr. Anhalt has been working clinically with executives, founders, and tech employees, and has conducted hundreds of interviews with prominent psychologists and entrepreneurs about how leaders can improve their emotional fitness. Her deepest passion is empowering leaders to work toward empathy and self-awareness and she has collaborated with some of the fastest-growing technology companies and VC firms in the world including Google, Asana, TEDx, Github, NASDAQ, Unilever and True Ventures.