Mimi Lindell received her Bachelor of Science degree in Nursing from St. Olaf College, in Northfield, MN in 1988, and her Master of Arts degree in Nursing Leadership from Augsburg College, in Minneapolis, MN, in 2009. Lindell has had a strong interest in holistic health for many years and completed the certificate program in Holistic Therapies at the College of St. Catherine, Minneapolis, MN in 1999. She worked as a staff nurse on the oncology unit at Abbott Northwestern Hospital for 14 years before joining the Penny George Institute for Health and Healing as an Integrative Health Nurse Clinician in 2003. She is board certified in Holistic Nursing. She is a Certified Healing Touch Practitioner, and a Certified Interactive Guided Imagery Practitioner. Lindell has also received training in Reiki and has completed training as a facilitator for HealthRhythms Group Empowerment Drumming.