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Rosemary Gladstar

Rosemary Gladstar

Rosemary Gladstar is a pioneer in the herbal movement. She began over 35 years ago developing herbal formulas in her herb shop, Rosemary's Garden, in Sonoma County, California. She is the founder and former director of the California School of Herbal Studies, the International Herb Symposium, and the New England Women's Herbal Conference. She is also the co-founder and original formulator of Traditional Medicinals. Author of numerous books including the best seller Herbal Healing for Women, she has been called the “Godmother of American Herbalism.”

Ubaka Hill

Ubaka Hill

Performer, artist, inspirational speaker, drummer, and master drum teacher for over 30 years Ubaka has dedicated her music and art to inspire, motivate and encourage positive change and personal healing through art, music, and community initiatives. She teaches how to play hand drums and how to use songs, drums, bells, rattles and melody as an energy source that supports body-mind wholeness, wellness and balance. Ubaka’s workshops, performances, drum circles, and talks are joyful, inspiring, energizing, informational, and transformative. "Through drumming and singing, individuals and communities can heal".

Deena Hayes-Green

Deena Hayes-Green

Deena Hayes-Greene is Managing Director of the Racial Equity Institute (REI) and brings over 15 years of experience as a community and institutional organizer. She is currently training with several anti-racist organizations, where she provides in-depth analysis of systemic and historically constructed racism and its impact on contemporary systems and institutions across the United States. She lives with her family in Greensboro, N.C., where she is a former Human Relations Commissioner and has received numerous awards and citations for outstanding leadership.

EagleSong-Gardener

EagleSong-Gardener

EagleSong-Gardener, earth keeper, herbalist, and grandmother is a pilgrim/adventurer. A woman connected with earth through plants, she carries old ways into a new day through the practice of hedge medicine passed to her through her maternal lineage. A seasoned gardener and practiced plantswoman, herbalist and yarn spinner, EagleSong, brings herbs to life in her engaging, informative workshops connecting people, plants and earth.

Amanda David

Amanda David

Amanda is the mother of 3 amazing kids, Rootwork Herbals, and Bramble Community Herbalism. She is a plant loving, medicine making, wildcrafting, gardening, community herbalist who sees clients and teaches classes and apprenticeships in Ithaca, NY. Amanda has been intimately working and playing with herbs for 20 years. As a lover of plants and a lover of people, she is passionate about bringing them together in a down to earth, accessible way that promotes personal and planetary health.

Ceara Foley

Ceara Foley

Director and instructor at the Southeast's oldest herbal studies school, Appalachia School of Holistic Herbalism, Ceara Foley has empowered adults and children to honor their inner and outer environments for over a decade. She has served as president of the NC Natural Products Association, vice president of NC Plant Savers and has taught at colleges throughout NC. A certified herbalist and beekeeper, Ceara is steward of Soulflower Botanical Sanctuary in Leicester, NC, where she has lived off the grid for 15 years.

Lucretia VanDyke

Lucretia VanDyke

Lucretia’s journey began as a little girl mixing herbs, clays, and muds on her grandparents’ farm. A holistic educator, speaker, herbalist, erosologist, ceremonialist, spiritual light coach, intuitive energetic/Reiki Practitioner, Diviner, and world traveler, with over 2500 hours of training, she has been a holistic esthetician for over a decade, focusing on integrating indigenous healing rituals and meditation into modern day practices. Her work with herbs and sacred practices embraces Women's Wholeness Medicine, grief work, sexual trauma, ancestor connection, womb healing, and skin care.

Sarah Thomas

Sarah Thomas

Sarah Thomas is the owner of Clarity Acupuncture and owner and lead instructor at Clarity Stone Medicine which trains practitioners in Taoist stone and crystal medicine. Sarah's stone medicine work has evolved to a vibrational application of stones within the grid systems and consciousness fields of our Mother Earth. Her passion is to assist in the dissemination of the vast knowledge and uncharted potentials of healing with stones.

 

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