Ellen Dugan, is the award winning author known as the "Garden Witch". A psychic-clairvoyant, she has been a practicing Witch for over thirty years. Well known for her candor and humor, she is a Master Gardener, and is also the High Priestess of her Coven in the St. Louis area. Ellen teaches classes both online and locally on Witchery, Psychic Protection, and Magick.She is the author of sixteen Llewellyn books.
Jason Mankey has been involved with Paganism for the last twenty years, and has spent the last ten of those years as a speaker, writer, and High Priest. When not reading and researching Pagan history he likes to crank up the Led Zeppelin, do rituals in honor of Jim Morrison (of The Doors), and sing numerous praises to Pan, Dionysus, and Aphrodite. Mankey's blog, Raise the Horns, is one of the most popular in all of Pagandom. He lives in Sunnyvale CA with his wife Ari and two hyper-kinetic cats.
Most widely recognized for her appearances on Paranormal State, Michelle Belanger is an author, occult researcher, and media personality who has done work for everything from Marvel to the History Channel. Founder of House Kheperu (www.kheperu.org) and a pivotal figure in the modern vampire community, Michelle's style of ritual and energy work has influenced an entire generation of practitioners. She has more than two dozen works in print, including music CDs and a Tarot deck. Her fictional Shadowside Series debuts from Titan Publishing in late 2015. Michelle is active on Twitter as @sethanikeem. Her website is www.michellebelanger.com
Jacki Smith’s earthy, practical approach to magic takes to spooky out of being a witch and adds the flavor of humor and lightheartedness. This isn't Jacki's first magical rodeo, as she has been making magic through her company, Coventry Creations since 1992. You may just have grown up on Jacki's Blessed Herbal Candles and many other magical candle and oil lines. Jacki's bestselling book, Coventry Magic with Candles, Oils and Herbs published in 2011 illustrates her eclectic and empowered magical style.
This witch doesn't sit still for anything, she has created hundreds of magical candles, oils and incense over the years, teaches classes, volunteers, and her latest venture is to make the Akashic Records a powerful and practical spiritual tool. DIY Akashic Wisdom, Access the Library of Your Soul, is co-authored with her sister, business partner and wonder-twin, Patty Shaw.
You can find Jacki, her products and her books at www.coventrycreations.com
Daem is first and foremost a teacher. Daem is also a 3rd degree High Priestess of the Elder Faith Tradition Craft and a 1st degree High Priestess in the RavenMyst tradition. Daem has been teaching everything from Wicca to Hoodoo and back in southeastern Michigan for the past 14 years. Daem is also a student. She counts Kenn Day, Dorothy Morrison, and every person who has ever attended ConVocation for the last 10 years her mentors.
Eli Sheva is from the Upper Galilee, served in her country’s Security Forces, retired, ran an international business, retired; and now is a psychotherapist and organizational consultant in private practice. She is elected leader of Am Ha Aretz (Primitive Hebrew Assembly) an Israeli Earth/Nature Tradition of Peaceful Warriors. Her academic background includes archeology studies in Tel Aviv. PrimitiveHebrews.org
Kenn Day is a professional Shaman, Author and Teacher, with over 30 years of experience. He offers healing sessions in person at his Cincinnati practice and remotely, and in-depth training in the Post-Tribal Shamanic teachings. He is the founder of the Sheya tradition and Post-Tribal Shamanism and was the managing editor of Mezlim Journal.
Andrieh Vitimus is the author of ‘Hands on Chaos Magic’, the modern magical classic. Vitimus is a Houngan Asogwe in Haitian Vodou. He is also an Usui and Karuna Reiki Master, NLP practitioner and licensed hypnotherapist. Andrieh is the founder of the Quantum Life Science Institute (www.quantumlifescience.com) and the Magical30 Challenge. (www.Magical30.com) His website can be found at www.andriehvitimus.com
An international public speaker and teacher, Andrieh facilitates rituals, workshops and lectures on a variety of metaphysical topics. A proponent of DOING, Andrieh teaches participants and students how to use the full palette of experience to create lasting change and positive self-improvement through his own unique brand of Reality Artistry. BE THE MAGIC!