About us

Meomind is a venture-backed mental health app that seeks to bring quality mental health care to everyone. Our extensive library of pre-recorded therapy sessions covers a wide array of mental health needs for our listeners, with an experience free of all barriers encountered with traditional in-person therapy. Join the growing community of listeners who have taken the first (and easy!) step to improving their psychological well-being.

Our aspiration

To provide millions of people with immediate access to the benefits of evidence-based psychotherapy

Leadership Team

Anni Kelley-Day

Clinical Lead
Anni is a Licensed Clinical Counselor with 13 years of experience in the mental health field. She has an active clinical practice at Palo Alto Therapy, where her warmth and honesty have helped her to connect with a diverse group of patients. Before that, Anni worked in many different settings, from a high school counseling center to a therapeutic residential community. She holds an MA in counseling psychology from the University of Denver and specializes in cognitive behavioral therapy.

Krissy White

Director of Clinical Operations
Krissy is a Licensed Professional Counselor with over 10 years of experience. She is a Clinical Director and therapist at a private practice in Texas where she has worked with children, teens, adults, and families. Her therapy of choice is a combination of CBT, Solution Focused Therapy, and Person-Centered Therapy. Krissy obtained her Master’s Degree in Professional Mental Health Counseling from Webster University.

Makan Amini

COO
Makan’s passion for mental healthcare started early, when he struggled with social anxiety during high school. Makan began his career with McKinsey & Company and Advent International before working as a product manager at Homebase. Makan holds an MBA from Stanford Graduate School of Business and an MPA from Harvard Kennedy School.

Sushant Gupta

CEO
Sushant has over 12 years of experience in marketing, technology and strategy in healthcare. In his previous role, he worked for the payer and provider businesses in mental health at Optum, UnitedHealthcare. Before that, he worked at McKinsey & Company, Abbott Laboratories, Philips Healthcare and Gilde Venture Capital. He is an alumnus of IIT Kharagpur (BS and MS in computer science) and Harvard Business School (MBA).

Diane Fisher

Director of Content
Dr. Fisher is a Licensed Clinical Psychologist focused on front-line psychotherapy with adults. She has developed an eclectic approach that has enabled her to succeed in 30+ years of full-time independent practice – ranking consistently as a top therapist by Kellogg Business school students. She has completed advanced training in attachment theory, IFS, ACT, DBT, and is certified in mindfulness-based cognitive therapy and MBSR.

Advisory Board

Dr. Bruce E. Wampold

Clinical Advisor
Bruce is a pioneer in psychotherapy research. As the inventor of the “contextual model” of psychotherapy, he is the author of academic work with over 50,000 citations. He is an Emeritus Professor of Counseling Psychology at the University of Wisconsin-Madison and former Director of the Research Institute at Modum Bad Psychiatric Center in Norway. Bruce is the recipient of the 2015 Distinguished Research Career Award from the Society for Psychotherapy Research, and the 2019 Gold Medal Award for Life Achievement from the American Psychological Foundation.

Dr. John C. Norcross

Clinical Advisor
John is an internationally recognized authority on behavior change and psychotherapy. John is the chair of psychology at the University of Scranton and Clinical Professor of Psychiatry at SUNY. John has authored over 400 publications and over 20 books. Previously, John has served as president of American Psychological Association (APA) Society of Clinical Psychology, the APA Society of Psychotherapy, the International Society of Clinical Psychology, and the Society for the Exploration of Psychotherapy Integration (SEPI). He is also the recipient of the Distinguished Lifetime Contributions to Education & Training Award from the APA.

Naveen Bhateja

Strategic Advisor

Naveen has over 25 years of experience leading organizational transformation, cultivating successful leaders, and developing an employee-first culture. He has served in executive and management roles at GE, JP Morgan Chase, Experian, and Amazon. Naveen is currently the Executive Vice President and Chief People Officer at Medidata Solutions. Under his leadership, Medidata received a score of 100 on HRC’s Global Equality Index and was included on the Great Place to Work list. Naveen is passionate about mental health advocacy and is a member of the Forbes HR Council. He’s also an advisor to tech startups, Josh Bersin Academy, SemperVirens Technology Venture Fund, and DNX Ventures. He is an alumnus of Harvard Business School, and also holds an MBA from the University of Leeds.

Dr. Seth Serxner

Strategic Advisor

Seth Serxner brings a breadth of experience across academia, industry, and consulting in behavior change, population health, wellbeing, and social determinants of health. He has more than 30 years of experience in health and productivity management and has published more than 50 articles and chapters. He formerly served as the Chief Health Officer and Senior Vice President of Population Health at Optum. Prior to Optum, Seth spent 10 years at Mercer helping lead the Total Health Management specialty and 10 years at Staywell as VP of Research. Seth earned a Master of Public Health from the University of California, Los Angeles, and a doctorate from the University of California, Irvine. He formerly served as Chairman of the Board at HERO and is currently the vice chair of The Health Project.

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