Casey Beck

Talk Title: “The Organic Life Movie” Bio: For the past decade, Casey has been directing and producing independent documentary films, highlighting otherwise untold stories. Since 2004, she has directed and produced numerous documentaries, including: Mongolia: Land Without Fences, which aired as a FRONTLINE/World “Rough Cut” in 2007 and the award-winning The Rising Tide: Kiribati, which…

Simran Sethi

Talk Title: “Why and How do we Engage?” Bio: Simran Sethi is a journalist and educator focused on food, sustainability and social change. Named the environmental “messenger” by Vanity Fair, a top 10 eco-hero of the planet by the U.K.’s Independent, and designated one of the top eight women saving the planet by Marie Claire,…

Regina Powers

Talk Title: “Why the 5 ELEMENTS?” Bio: Hello my name is Regina Powers. I am first generation Irish and originally from Boston, Massachusetts and now a happy California transplant. I have been a registered nurse since 1983 and completed a minor in Psychology. I then continued in the traditional medical model receiving my degree as…

Erin Shallat

Talk Title: “Sustain Yourself with Smart Foods to Power you Through your Day” Bio: Erin Shallat is a private chef and caterer with almost 20 years of experience owning and running a successful business. Her philosophy is that health and well-being can best be achieved through “whole foods” and a balanced diet. Exercise has also…

Joanne Martin Braun, Ph.D

Talk Title: “Financial WellBeing: Using Mindfulness with Money” Bio: Joanne Martin Braun, Ph.D. is a consultant and trainer in the areas of Financial WellBeing, Work-Life Balance, and Mindfulness Based Stress Reduction. She has been teaching programs in organizations and with individuals as well as couples for over 20 years. Some of her clients include Silicon…

Abby Bliss White

Talk Title: “Creating Health and Hormonal Balance” Bio: Abby Bliss White is a Health and Hormonal Balance Coach, detox specialist, yogi, personal trainer, clean beauty junkie and all-around food geek. Abby is the owner of Bliss Holistic Health, LLC. She specializes in helping women balance their hormones, boost their metabolism, lose weight and feel happy,…

Heather Bleasdell

Session Title: “How to Hook Up with your Dreams” Session Description: Beyond the sun, our imagination is our most powerful re-source. Bridging body and soul, the imagination connects us inside out and back again. Like the Goddess herself, our imagination is both creator and destroyer. Learning how to access and leverage this dynamic force is…

Stephanie J. Armstrong

Session Title: “Heart of Leadership” Bio: Stephanie J. Armstrong is the Founder & Executive Director of Heart of Leadership, a San Diego based non-profit organization that helps young women develop their natural leadership abilities, navigate the pressures of our “achievement culture”, and work together to impact communities they care about. As a teen, Stephanie was…

Lisa Cape Lilienthal

Session Title:
“The Power of Community”

Bio:
I’m a wife and mother with 25 years’ experience as a public relations consultant & communications strategist, with a growing platform as a writer and speaker on true beauty and self perception, as seen through the lens of a disabled mom and a boy with Down syndrome.

Peg Moline

Session Title: “Taking Charge of Your Own Healthcare” Bio: Peg Moline has been involved in health and fitness journalism for 30 years, and as the founding editor in chief of Fit Pregnancy magazine has been giving trusted advice to pregnant women and new mothers for more than 20 years. Holding multiple roles at Weider/AMI Publications,…