Tat OmeAkaEhekatl Erick Gonzalez
Tat Erick is a Mayan Kamal B’ey (Spiritual Guide/Teacher). He created sacred spiritual sanctuaries in Northern CA and Lake Atitlan, Guatemala- He is the Founder and Spiritual Leader of Earth Peoples United, an organization dedicated to connecting people with the natural and spiritual worlds. Tat Erick is directing the co-creation of “The School of Earth Wisdom”. He also coordinate and organize international events, gathering Spiritual Leaders and leading ceremonies, pilgrimages and councils. His efforts also continue to support and emphasis connecting Elders and youth.
Linda Star Wolf
Linda Star Wolf has been a vision¬ary teacher and shamanic guide to thou¬sands of people over the last 35 years. Star Wolf is the Founder and Co-Director of Venus Rising Association for Transformation, a 501c3 non-profit orga¬ni¬za¬tion, and the Founder and President of Venus Rising University for Shamanic Psychospiritual Studies, estab¬lished in August of 2010 in the state of North Carolina. The author of several books and the creator of the Shamanic Breathwork™Process, much of Star Wolf’s work is reve¬la¬tory and comes from her own direct expe¬ri¬ence.
Deena Metzger is a healer, author, ritual practitioner and storyteller. Teaching and counseling for more than 35 years she developed therapies (Healing Stories) which creatively address life-threatening diseases, spiritual and emotional crises, as well as community and political disintegration. With her husband, Michael Ortiz Hill, she brought the tradition of Daré, from Zimbabwe to North America. Relying on dream wisdom and Council as well as music healing and energy work, Daré exists for the sake of restoring beauty and bringing healing to individuals, community and the natural world. She, like her husband, has been initiated by and has worked alongside a Nganga, an indigenous medicine man, Mandaza Kandemwa, from Zimbabwe.
Naba Lamoussa Morodenibig
Naba Lamoussa Morodenibig, a Gourmantche from Fada N'Gourma, a city East of Ouagadougou in Burkina Faso, began his initiations when he was eight years old. As a young boy, Naba was able to attend European schools at the same time he was progressing through Traditional Education and Spiritual Initiations. As he grew, Naba continued his education, and not only did he attend the University, but he also excelled in his traditional and spiritual education, eventually surpassing the level of his teachers to become one of the most knowledgeable Spiritual Masters of the Dogon people.
Tata Pedro Cruz
Tata Pedro Cruz is one of the last authentic Mayan TZ'UTUJIL Elders of San Pedro La Laguna, a region that surrounds the famous Lake Atitlan in Guatemala. He is an acclaimed spiritual figure and an international ambassador of world peace. Tata Pedro is one of the principal authorities of the council of Mayan Elders of Lake Atitlan. He has received the title of " Heart of the Lake Atitlan: K'U'XYA, by his fellow Mayan elders and his TZ'TUJIL people.