Born in New York City to Dominican and Greek parents, Evi Siskos is an actress, producer, author, and NY Emmy-nominated television host of shows on the Telemundo network, such as Impuestos y Finanzas and Acceso Total. She graduated with a Bachelors in International Business, and has a concentration in Mandarin. In 2011 she participated in Miss Dominican Republic Universe where she was a finalist. Evi has secured roles acting in TV shows and films, such as Lower East Asides, Don’t Know Jack, and Smack. She was a part in a Cosmopolitan Magazine webseries for Latinas, and has been a spokesperson for Goya Foods. Siskos can be seen in international commercials such as Neutrogena, Ulta, Hyundai, Dunkin Donuts, McDonalds, Carls Junior and Subway Sandwiches. Currently Evi is traveling around the world with her family recording their adventures, highlighting the most desirable family destinations and connecting with content creators.
In this episode, we discuss:
- Acknowledging our programming around alcohol
- How meditation naturally led Evi to give up drinking
- Dating and relationships as a sober person
- Why you don’t need to fit into a single box
- Embracing being a multi-dimensional career woman, business owner, wife, mother and spiritual seeker
- Evi’s go-to self-care practices
Evi has over 2.6 million followers on Instagram and facebook with a very engaged audience.
For over 10 years alongside her career, Evi has been practicing and pursuing spirituality and self development. She has profound knowledge in the metaphysical field, is a Reiki III practitioner, and has studied with different gurus in India, and shamans in Peru. Evi has practiced Vippassana, sat in ayahuasca and different medicinal plants in ceremonies in Peru. She has done many self development courses and has led self development retreats and workshops.