Dr. Hildur Palsdottir received a PhD in Biochemistry from the Max-Planck Institute of Biophysics, where she studied Cellular Bioenergetics.
She worked as a research scientist at the Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory and New York University Medical School until she founded Sol Center in Port Washington in 2017. She is dedicated to mindful environmental stewardship and enjoys lecturing in schools and community centers about mindful and sustainable living. She contributes to the weekly Earth Matters column in the Island Now newspaper.
Hildur is a certified mindfulness meditation instructor and educator, serves as President of the Board of Trustees for Science Museum of Long Island and is dedicated to bringing mindfulness and sustainability to STEAM education for all ages.
Hildur serves as Communications and Social Media Director on the Board of ReWild Long Island. https://www.rewildlongisland.org