Nicole Smith Levay, named a “Woman To Watch” by She Heals The World, is a transformational retreat leader and energy coach who integrates somatics, meditation, and breathwork to help high-achieving women who face burnout. Through her signature program, “Forward Momentum,” Nicole empowers clients to shift from over-giving on autopilot to prioritizing themselves and their purpose work first, helping them reclaim their energy, revive their soulwork, and undergo a transformative reinvention from within.
With a background as a former professional dancer and teaching artist, Nicole obtained an MA in Somatic Psychology from CIIS, as well as a Yoga Alliance E-RYT and CEU provider, with over 1000 hours of certification. Putting this together with her love of travel, she has become a renowned retreat leader at esteemed healing centers in America and abroad, proudly holding 5-star ratings on WeTravel, Google, & Yelp after a decade of hosting. In 2023, she co-authored an international best-selling book with her essay “Just Keep Moving,” a riveting memoir that teaches people how to more deeply connect with their bodies, and heal from trauma.