Robert Quicksilver, Executive Producer
Quicksilver has produced the Conscious Life Expo beginning in 2002. Prior to producing Expos, Quicksilver was founder and director of Star Magic, a national chain of "new age" gift stores. He has been involved in alternative healing and metaphysics since the early 70s, and often exhibited at the Whole Life Expos.
Diana Maxwell, Program Director
Diana Maxwell has been in event production for 20 years. Her most recent roles include Conference Co Director for Deep Green Festival, Speaker Team Manager for Harmony Festival, Lotus Stage Day Time Manager for Earth Dance International and Executive Producer for Live Vibe New Living Expo After Party. Diana is passionate about contributing to raising social and human consciousness through edutainment.
Exhibit Sales Manager
Her third Expo event in charge of managing exhibit sales.
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Serena Wright Taylor, Associate Producer
Serena‘s background is in the spiritual and metaphysical fields as well as the entertainment field. Beginning at the BBC in London then to Los Angeles as Personal Assistant to actors and producers. She spent some of her earlier years studying the ancient Vedas of India, living in temples and presenting plays and classical dances depicting the ancient epics. Being intuitive throughout her life, she began giving readings in her twenties and now has a worldwide clientele for her Intuitive Vedic Astrology readings. Serena’s greatest interest has always been to research and investigate the UFO phenomena, ancient secrets and conspiracies. She has produced and assisted in presenting many events in these fields
Gibbsen Young, Administration
Experiencing supernatural events at age 7, I am continually amazed with the metaphysical realms so being apart of this expo is immensely intriguing. Currently in private practice as a masseur of Thai yoga massage, a certified body piercer and craftsman of handmade paper. This is my sixth event working in web design, ticket fulfillment and registration. I’ve worked with Quicksilver for 15 years with his Star Magic stores as buyer, manager and visual merchandising. Brandy Faith Weld (Divinity), Associate Producer Divinity has been active in the spiritual and personal development field for 25 years. She designs and teaches courses for various organizations around the world through her company Transcending Seminars. Prior to that, she developed and managed the Global Sales Force Training and Development Organization for Cisco Systems before leaving to pursue her own personal passion for Self Realization and sharing this Awareness with others.
Shima Moore, Program Manager
Shima Moore began working on expos as production manager of the SF Whole Life Expo in 1998; later becoming editorial director. She began working on Conscious Life Expo since before its inception in 2002. Prior to her role in producing expos, Shima was editor-in-chief of Perceptions magazine (fka: Judi V. Brewer), which brought together unlikely bedfellows in revealing our bipartisan need for freedom. A life-long community advocate, she co-founded world-renowned Rainbow Grocery and General Store, in San Francisco, where, as its first buyer, she introduced generations of thankful shoppers to healthy foods and wholistic living. Shima has written and hosted cable-TV-and-radio shows, penned magazine articles and currently helps small businesses to cost effectively navigate in the world of digital marketing.
Elizabeth Winter, Assistant Producer
Elizabeth has a diverse background having worked on various special events both in the United States and internationally. Her eclectic interests have included working with high profile clientele through a prominent Hollywood public relations firm, formal nutritional training, production coordinator for natural-history television documentaries, and underwater research in coral-reef ecology. She has managed a spiritual center, coordinating lectures, music, workshops, retreats and classes. Elizabeth finds joy in serving and assisting others along her journey through life.
Dawna Shuman, Publicity
LIGHTHOUSE PUBLIC RELATIONS is a boutique PR agency in Los Angeles specializing in social conscious events and eco sustainable and cause-related projects that enhance and impact the quality of life through global awareness campaigns benefiting non-profit and environmental agencies by bridging the gap between mainstream and alternative media. Contact: firstname.lastname@example.org
Debra Giusti, Program Advisor
Debra has spent the last thirty-three years as an entrepreneur on the on the forefront of the emerging new culture. She is currently the founder and co-producer of the 34th Annual Harmony Festival. www.harmonyfestival.com (largest music/health/eco/consciousness festival of it’s kind), owner of Wishing Well Productions and Wishing Well Multimedia, www.wishingwellmultimeda.com (hosting an ongoing Speaker Series and offering Multimedia Products) and producer of ‘Transforming Through 2012: Leading Perspectives on the New Global Paradigm” Multimedia Book, www.transformingthrough2012.com, featuring 33 experts, from Scientists to Shamans. She also publishes two e-Newsletters reaching 30,000 people: Wishing Well News, and Harmony Connections.
Tameka has dedicated the last 6 six years in all realms of production in various projects and positions. Recently, she has delved into conscious ventures such as this enlightening expo.
Deirdre Nemmers, Graphic Design
I am passionate about design and helping individuals and companies reach their messaging goals with thoughtful, inspired, integrated graphics across all mediums. With more than 20 years in the business, I have partnered with hundreds of clients to create professional, consistently branded communications materials including: Advertising, publications and magazines, sales materials, event posters and fliers, direct mail announcements, packaging, media kits and websites.