2017 HarmonyUs On Purpose Presenters
5:30 - 6:30pm (Consciousness Zone)
Mary Allison is a wordsmith, an intellect of metaphysics, and above all an advocate for compassion. The young spiritual catalyst simply promotes affirmative transformation of self by using her own life lessons and introspection's as examples.
Allison is well versed in the arts of poetry, music composition, speaking, and writing. She is an award winning artist and a regular columnist for the nations largest metaphysical paper, Aquarius News, and often speaks at Spiritual Living Centers, retreat centers, Unity Churches, motivational assemblies, and camps for teens. She has orchestrated multiple shows, gatherings, and talks at one of the biggest Unity Churches in the southeast, Unity North Atlanta.
RON Nadeau and Toni Bernbaum
7:30 - 8:30pm (Consciousness Zone)
1:30 - 2:30pm (Somatic Zone)
Ron Nadeau and Toni Bernbaum met at a Healing Circle over 15 years ago. In 2004 they came together with their love for each other and their dedication and experience on the healing path to continue to co-create Ron’s vision for a healing center in Fort Bragg, later named Spirit House Center for Attitudinal Healing. Since 2005 and nearly 40,000 visits later they have facilitated healing opportunities for individuals and groups presenting workshops, films, music and lectures dedicated to assist others in physical, mental and emotional healing. Toni’s expertise with the Tarot, and Ron’s with sound healing, chaplain and end of life care has added another dimension to their offerings. They specialize in working with transformational concerns and issues of relationship using the 12 principles of attitudinal healing with a focus on forgiveness, gratitude, spiritual consciousness and love.
6:30 - 7:30pm (Consciousness Zone)
Justine Lemos has received training from Guru Ranjanaa Devi in classical Indian Odissi dance since 1996 performing as a principle dancer with Nataraj Dancers at venues within the United States, India, Japan and elsewhere. She has studied Mohini Attam dance at Kerala Kalamandalam and at Nrithyashetra, in Kerala, India under various fellowships and grants including a Fulbright fellowship. Justine holds a PhD in Cultural Anthropology and an MA in Dance Studies. Justine owns and directs At One Yoga Shala in Fort Bragg, CA. She also owns and directs Mendoveda Ayurveda. She frequently publishes in academic journals and anthologies. She is an Ayurvedic practitioner who specializes in energy renewal.
Scotty Wells (Scotty One Love)
2:30 - 3:30pm (Somatic Zone)
Scotty Wells aka Scotty One Love embodies divinity to share true love with all. Within the field of his frequency your awareness is invited to match his in divine reflection. With the power of his word he can reprogram your thought patterns into alignment with Universal Law & free you from humanities illusions. He has answers to such questions as: Who are we? What is life's purpose & how to fulfill it? Scotty lovingly uplifts, inspires & guides us to fully activate into complete remembrance & communion with Source. "No matter how you shall reveal yourself unto me I shall reflect love on to you for you are love & love is all there is..."
Kelsie Hubik (Kelsie Starchild)
6:30 - 7:30pm (Somatic Zone)
Kelsie Hubik is a mixed media artist. In 2005 she moved back to her home town of Mendocino California and began creating jewelry, adornments, and other unique pieces of art from silver, copper, stones, and other treasures. She draws inspiration from movement and flow arts. Hand making dance and fire hoops as well as enriching the lives of others by teaching hoop dance through positive body awareness. Encouraging students to discover their playful side, to play and focus on the magic in the rhythms of life.
Kelsie's newest creative passion and contribution to her community is sound healing with vibro-acoustic instruments, primarily Tibetan singing bowls. As a certified sound therapist, she offers sound massage and sound therapy with planetary harmonics. Using these special skills she supports each individual to discover their own unique healing path to wellness.
12:30pm - 1:30pm (Somatic Zone)
Paloma Carmona takes lead in many artistic platforms and carries many titles. The Mendocino Coast, where she was raised, has cultivated her stylistic nature as an Artist of various mediums, a Mother, Visionary Entrepreneur, DJ sound mixer, dancer, Zumba Instructor, Visual Artist, Jewelry & Graphic Designer, Co-Creator and Co-Producer of Co.Nectar a Mendocino coast production collaborative project. Paloma is also a student in the realms of metaphysical energetics & Shamanic studies uncovering the power of healing through music & movement.
4:30 - 5:30pm (Consciousness Zone)
Michael Lott is a visionary creative mind serving as an impassioned voice for creative-expression, spiritual alignment and self-love through visual art, music, and spoken word. Michael's work, through its multiple outlets, serves as a bridge between the dark, murky depths of the subconscious mind and the awareness of the waking mind, assisting others in integrating the layers of themselves to embody the fullness of who they are. Michael's deep passion for understanding the process of self-unfoldment has led him to speak publicly at Centers for Spiritual Living, Unity Churches, and education centers, as well as host numerous workshops and musical performances, and has led his art to be displayed at various festivals, schools, and galleries.
8:30 - 9:30pm (Consciousness Zone)
Sherry Glaser, born and raised in New York, is the Star and author of Off-Broadways' longest running one-woman show; FAMILY SECRETS
She developed her passion for the solo performance while practicing improvisation in the early 80's in San Diego in the company of Whoopi Goldberg, Mo Gaffney and Kathy Najimy.
It seemed that much of her life was painfully hilarious so she decided with her then husband, Greg Howells, to create her first solo show; COPING She moved to L.A. in 1989 after receiving a contract from Warner Brothers Studio. Sherry is the founder of Love In It Cooperative a Medical Cannabis Dispensary in the Village of Mendocino that opened in 2011. Her adventures in the world of Cannabis led to the creation of her latest one-woman show TAKING THE HIGH ROAD (Comic Confessions from Behind the Cannabis Curtain)
Sherry has also entered the world of Stand-Up Comedy with a new work she calls, "FUNNY LOOKIN'"
1:30 - 2:30pm (Consciousness Zone)
Rifaat has Ph D. in physics, and is an astronomer and composer. Rifaat has always been curious about the universe, and this curiosity has driven him to uncover the laws that explain all that we hear and see, though he recognizes that there will always be a mystery embedded within the laws of science. Describing that mystery is the inspiration for the music he composes.
3:30 - 4:30pm (Somatic Zone)
David T. Nicol, PhD, is the author of Subtle Activism: The Inner Dimension of Social and Planetary Transformation. He is the founder of the Gaiafield Project and Institute of Experiential Astrology. David studied astrology with Dr. Richard Tarnas at the California Institute of Integral Studies. He developed his unique experiential approach in 2008, inspired by the Family Constellations approach of Bert Hellinger and the Internal Family Systems method of Richard Schwartz. A former environmental lawyer from Australia, David now lives in Mendocino with his wife Kate and dogs Jackson and Peaches.
6:30 - 7:30pm (Somatic Zone)
Audrya Chancellor has been exploring Sound Therapy and Reiki since 2003.
She begun with offering Didgeridoo and Reiki sessions focusing on clearing stuck energy and activating the Chakra system. Audrya travelled to Australia in 2008 to receive the blessing of the Aboriginals to use the didgeridoo in ceremony and for healing. "I sing for the trees for they have no tongues" -The Lorax. Since 2009, Audrya has been incorporating Singing Bowls, Tuning Forks and other instruments to offer a full Sound Therapy experience. She has studied the Acupressure points on the body which she uses the tuning forks on, to send the healing vibration straight into the clients physical system. Currently, she offers personal and couple sessions and workshops in California.
chata van den akker
Chata is a citizen of the world (just like you are) a gypsy and traveler, hippie, dancer, a warrior, an adventure seeker and knowledge craver; a student of the University of Life. Through her extensive travels around the globe she has learned many types of healing modalities from different cultures, tribes and medicine woman en men. Chata is a vinyasa and ashtanga Yoga teacher who studied in India. She is also a Reiki Master and Intuitive Body Therapist, integrating modalities such as; Chi Nie Tsang, Reflexology, lymphatic drainage, myofascial release, Reiki and more. More recently she had been writing and sharing "Awareness Poetry". She has lead various classes and workshops around the world.
3:30 - 4:30pm (Consciousness Zone)
Peter Wells (screenwriter and producer) wrote and produced the short film The Cage, as well as the Equity production of the musical Blue Dove at Hollywood's Ivar Theater in 2004. He is currently working on the screenplay for Henry's Cabin, an independent feature set on the Mendocino coast. Originally from England Peter was trained as an actor at the National Youth Theatre and later played on a BBC television series, Dixon of Dock Green. He appeared on two episodes of Murder, She Wrote filmed in Mendocino, California.
12:30 - 1:30pm (Somatic Zone)
Magdalena's deepest passion is the embodied experience of being alive. Body, in her experience, is the vessel towards deep connection, with our wholeness of being, with the Earth and the Universe. She has devoted almost two decades in search of the most meaningful practices for stepping out of the mind and reconnecting as a Body. She leads twice a year a "Returning to Harmony" class series, an in-depth experience of the layers of the Body (Koshas), that involves psychic skills, somatic practices and Yoga Nidra. She also leads Yoga classes and series with emphasis on allowing the inner alignment to surface and reveal it's wisdom.
Magdalena has a BA in Design, and started teaching Yoga in her homeland Chile in 2002. She is a ERYT 400, and graduated from the Iyengar Yoga Institute of San Francisco and the Yogamocean teacher training in Mendocino. She is a Process Coach and Teacher of Process Coaching and an IRest Yoga Nidra Level 2 teacher, currently in the certification process with the Integrative Restoration Institute. Magdalena is also a Reiki master, and uses energy healing as a complement to the process of re-connection with our Wholeness.
JOEY LYN HARMON-OLIVEIRA
5:30 - 6:30pm (Somatic Zone)
In 1997 Joey became a practitioner of Intuitive Energy Medicine (a mathematical system) with muscle testing. Out of her sudies of Intuitive Energy Medicine, Golden Hands business was born..
In 1998-99 Joey became a Reiki Master. In 2000 she became a Minister of the Universal Life Church.
In 2001 she became a Holistic Massage Therapist, specializing in re-birthing therapy, Thai Massage, Shiatsu, Pregnancy Massage, Reflexology, Polarity, Deep Tissue/Stone Massage, Aromatherapy, and Flower Essence.
In 2016 she became a Medicine Buddha Practitioner. She is also a practitioner of all Holistic Health and Alternative healing modalities.
She integrates Eastern and Western medicine, as well as Native American and the healing modalities of many other Ancient cultures.
Joey has also hosted several gatherings for women and has been a Mendocino Resident for 30 years.
4:30 - 5:30pm (Somatic Zone)
Delphine Davidson is a Clinical Traditional Family Herbalist , a yoga instructor and "slow down" advocate & specialist. She is also a Holistic Health Counselor who teaches people to go easy on themselves , to reduce stress & to switch thought patterns connected to Conditioned Consciousness that can keep us stuck in old patterns. She has been teachingyoga since 2002 throughout the country. Her style is varied and diverse. She found yoga as an avenue through her own struggles with positive self talk and minor injuries. She completed her second 200 hour (Yoga Alliance Accredited) Teacher Training in 2006 and has been weaving the two sides of her trainings (Ashtanga and Subtle Yoga Flow) ever since. She is a northern California native and all of her teachings are inspired and informed by her surroundings: the salty sea and the majestic redwoods, as well as the traditions of Ashtanga, Anusara, Kundalini, basic meditation and Sivananda paths of yoga. She focuses on the deliberate deconstruction of each pose to make an invigorating practiceapproachable , digestible & available to students of all levels. Her more recent classes are a slower pace with plenty of invitation and offerings for the individuals to create something more intense. Her guidance comes from a passion to encourage her students to learn & trust in their bodies infinite organizational ability to heal and to find balance both on and off the yoga mat. Meditation. Relaxation. Slow Movement. Instinctive flow. Transformation.
Lei Angela sahagun
Lei Angela is a California native with island bloodlines. She expresses strength and grace as a dancer, her first passion, as well as her conscious services through 1 Mindful Breath, Download Movement and Emerald Matriarch Agency. Her deep connection with music and movement has evolved as emotionally moving with her voice and ukulele strumming and has intertwined her passions with a meditation movement. She has performed in venues all over the U.S., Mexico, and The Philippines. Lei Angela's unique, simple, and soothing sound brings melodies dancing through her fingertips wherever she roams.