Jamie Wheal is the founder and executive director of Flow Genome Project. Wheal is an expert on peak performance and leadership, specializing in the neuroscience and application of Flow states. He has advised everyone from the U.S. Naval War College and Special Operations Command, the athletes of RedBull, and the owners of NFL, NBA, MLB and Premier League teams, to the executives of Google, Deloitte Cisco and Young Presidents’ Organization.
His book, Stealing Fire, is currently nominated for FT/McKinsey prize, Nat Book Award and Pulitzer, national bestseller, INC Top Biz book of the Year, 800 CEO Reads Top Spring Releases.
He studied historical anthropology under MacArthur Fellow Patricia Nelson Limerick, specializing in utopian social movements and his work has appeared in anthologies and peer-reviewed academic journals.