“One of the funny things that keeps me going is…failure is only a failure if we give up. So if you just keep fighting for what you want then there is no failing.”
WARRIOR FOR WELLNESS MIKA LEAH
ENTREPRENEUR MIKA LEAH is a mother, a young heart disease survivor and a warrior for wellness. She is a national ambassador for the American Heart Association and a member of the AHA’s Board of Directors.
Mika survived 5 heart stents and 3 invasive heart procedures, all before her 36th birthday. She is alive today because she listened to her intuition and to her body, and bravely advocated for herself.
With a new lease on life and a calling to help others, Mika launched Goomi, with over 250 instructors across the country serving up inspiration, health and wellness in the workplace through movement and motivation.
Mika believes that life should be lived with love and joy throughout the day, not just when you can fit it in, and she strives to provide others with the opportunity to incorporate balance into their daily lifestyle. An inspiring public speaker, Mika’s story has been featured on CNN, Shape and Women’s Fitness, among others.