Peacelights Founder and Partners – Peacelights founded by Joumana Rizk

Peacelights Founder and Partners


Joumana Rizk
Founder and Directress

"Peace is not just a personal matter, and it is not just a political matter. It is both."

Joumana Rizk is the founder and the directress of Peacelights, an organization dedicated to promoting inner and outer peace through an integrated approach that joins in-depth emotional education with vibrant social activism. She is part of a worldwide movement of men and women who are bringing awareness to the unique ways of the feminine in leadership and peace making. Joumana is Master Integrative Coach with the Ford Institute for Transformational Training and she also leads a variety of empowerment workshops and trainings worldwide. Joumana has been a United Nations Representative for the NGO M.A. Math (Amma's Organizations), a large consortium of humanitarian, educational, poverty alleviation and disaster relief initiatives. She sits on the board of the Interfaith Center of NY and often serves as Creative Director of their annual James Park Morton Interfaith Awards. Joumana has an MFA in Directing from the Yale School of Drama and a B.S. in Economics from The Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania.


Serene Miqdadi
Peacelights Partner

"What you focus on grows."

Serene has spent her life focusing on integrating the obstacles that stand in the way of following our bliss, finding our life's purpose, and making peace with the past. She was born in Beirut, moved to Jordan at the age of five, and went on to complete degrees in Art History at New York University and East Asian Art at Sotheby’s Institute in London. Serene is dedicated to helping others find their own peace, live from the heart, and follow their bliss.


Zizette Chamaa
Peacelights Partner

Zizette Chamaa is a professional life coach based in Lebanon. She trained at the Integrative Coaching Institute, for which she is a Blueprint Model, and the Ford Institute, to which she received a full scholarship from Peacelights. She is committed to working for a happier, healthier, and more sustainable Middle East. She sees life coaching as "a window and an open door for letting light weave your life."


Jeff Malone
Peacelights Partner

"Peace is a responsibility, not a right."

With twenty years in the private and non-profit sector as a senior executive and organizational consultant for multinational and Fortune 500 companies, Jeff provides a collaborative and solution-driven approach to individual and organizational coaching. Jeff specializes in facilitating authentic heart-centered communication and transformational shifts in individuals and in organizational cultures, fostering transparent clarity and sustainable success. As a Master Integrative Coach with 10 years experience, and a founding member of the Ford Institute, most recently its Executive Director, Jeff also facilitates worldwide workshops, teleclasses and lectures on transpersonal leadership, emotional education and team building.


Helene Geagea
Peacelights Partner

"Life has a way of leading where you need to go on a personal and a global level."

Helene is an Integrative Coach trained at the Debbie Ford Institute and specializing in the Spiritual Divorce and the Blueprint models. She lives with her family in Lebanon where she clients from all over the world in English French and Arabic. In addition, Helene is as an Educationnal Counselor for private universities and a part-time ceramicist. Together, her training and her participation in Peacelights have led Helene to understand her role in creating the life she wants without being a victim and promoting peace in ways large and small.
Valentina Moncada
Peacelights Partner

Valentina is the owner of the Valentina Moncada Gallery.