Barbara Powell, NBC-HWC is a holistic wellness and running coach who moved to Minneapolis after living in Western Massachusetts, Chicago, Austin, and New York City. With 2 decades of running experience, Barbara has run 9 marathons, qualifying for Boston Marathon twice, and raced in countless 5ks, 10ks, and half marathons. Her passion lies within connecting runners to their potential and shining a light on their unique strengths. Running, she believes, can transform a person's outlook on life and unite all types of people. She is a candidate for her Masters in Integrative Health Coaching at the UofM and ran competitively in her undergrad years for Bentley University in Waltham, MA.