THE PEOPLE

Father Thomas Keating attended Yale and Fordham Universities. He was appointed Superior of St. Benedict's Monastery, Snowmass, Colorado in 1958 and was elected abbot of St Joseph's Abbey, Spencer, Massachusetts in 1961. Father Keating is a former chairman of the Monastic Inter-religious Dialogue and a member of the International Committee for Peace Council, as well as the author of many books and audio/video tapes.

Dr. Richard Moss received his medical degree in 1972. Dr. Moss international teacher, author and visionary thinker has been recognized for the past 27 years asone of the foremost teachers of contemporary psychology of consciousness which follows in the lineage of the great wisdom traditions. His work has inspired changes of consciousness in students, health care, business and teaching organizations.

Deepak Chopra is a world-renowned authority in the field of mind-body healing, a best-selling author, and the founder of the Chopra Center for Wellbeing. A global force in the field of human empowerment, Dr. Chopra is the prolific author of more than fifty-five books, including fourteen bestsellers on mind-body health, quantum mechanics, spirituality, and peace.

Amanda Boxtel was paralyzed from the waist down by freak skiing accident. An internationally recognized speaker who captivates her audiences with her stories, Amanda weaves in the valuable lessons she has learned along the way, and warms their harts with laughter and compassion. She focuses her energy to present fresh material in a polished style.

Deb Lewin was born and raised in Zimbabwe where she competed internationally in field hockey and squash. She has worked in the video industry; is a licensed Paramedic, and a NLP practitioner. In 1996 Deb was involved in a car crash which left her seriously injured.

Coulter Bright wounded by a bitter divorce and struggling to maintain a loving relationship with his only child, experienced fear head on. A physical fitness trainer, with fourteen years of experience, Coulter works with special needs children and rehabilitation clientele. In addition he creates contemporary training programs for a wide variety of clients.

Maureen Redl is a therapist, speaker and author on issues of personal growth. Faced with a life-threatening illness, she used this experience for a powerful transformation. Maureen founded Voices of Healing, an international organization whose mission is the exploration of challenges and opportunities within serious illness.