Friends and Teachers

Cherry Damianoff – Is grace and beauty in motion.  Cherry is a visual artist and an inspiring writer.  She helps others cultivate their Social Media presence while continuing to develop her skills as a visionary writer and artist.

Alan Murakami –  Our exceptional photographer/life enthusiast.  Alan’s adventure photos make this website special.  He is an aspiring, dedicated husband (after 38 years) and super dad.   He is a such a dear friend and I am blessed to know him.

Amanda Fletcher Rice –  Founder of Conscious Education, LLC is a  STOTT PILATES® Lead Instructor Trainer.  Amanda facilitates private and small group sessions to strengthen the mind and body.  She currently specializes in Athletic Conditioning, Golf & Tennis Conditioning, Pre & Post Natal, Injury Prevention and Recovery, Osteoporosis, Breast Cancer Rehabilitation and Instructor Training.   Amanda is a dear friend and co-facilitator for our mind/body retreats.

Leia Stinnett –  has been inspired to write several books that promote spiritual awareness in children and their families. The Little Angel books offer stories, lessons, meditations, and exercises for growth and education that the whole family will enjoy. The messages are universal and the intent is best summed up in Michael’s words to Leia, “Together we shall save the children.”

Jaap Van Etten, PhD – Author, guide, teacher, Biologist, and Metaphysical Ecologist.  Jaap is a gift to the planet.  He is kind, compassionate, and very wise.  He shares his unique gifts and knowledge with those seeking a deeper, heart connection to the subtle energies of Mother Earth.