Conference teams


Conference Production Team

Laura Hansen, Executive Producer

Michelle Alexander, Producer

Joan Marie, Assistant Producer – Volunteer Coordination and Community Outreach

Janet Walden, Assistant Producer – Registration and Logistics

Judy Guadalupe, Presenter Liaison

Anita Ross, Project Management

Deatrice Lockhart, XtendedBranch Media, Marketing and Media relations

Program Team

Stephen Dinan, CEO The Shift Network

Lora O’Connor, Special Consultant to Program Development

Laura Hansen, CoFounder, Compassionate Capitol Region

Michelle Alexander, Founder, Wild Lime Wellness

Asif Haq, Learning Director, Sacramento Area League of American Muslims

Brenda Astara Gustin, Ph.D., Founder, Union with the Heart

Jon Fish, President, Interfaith Council of Greater Sacramento

Judy Guadalupe, Goddance

Joan Marie, Founder, Enter the Orchid and Compassion Central

Maureen White, M.A., Ed.D., SPHR, CA Community Colleges Chancellor's Office 

Pastor Joy Johnson, Board President, Sacramento ACT

Maya Wallace, Department of Justice

Sister Hansa, Brahma Kumaris Sacramento