Dr. Lauren Artress is the founder and creative director of Veriditas. http://www.veriditas.org The vision of Veriditas is to activate and facilitate the transformation of the human spirit. The work of Veriditas centers around the Labyrinth Experience as a personal practice for healing and growth, a tool for community building, an agent for global peace and a metaphor for life. Dr. Lauren Artress is the author of Walking a Sacred Path: Rediscovering the Labyrinth as a Spiritual Practice. She will host a new internet radio show titled The Wisdom of the Labyrinth beginning May 24th, on Thursdays at 12 noon Pacific time. Dr. Artress is offering a workshop May 1-3 in Rhinebeck, NY, at Omega Institute: Labyrinth Walking: An Ancient Tool for a Whole New Mind. For info: 800-944-1001.
Judith Joyce, owner of Journey Beyond Belief and Certified Conscious Relationship & Body-Mind Vibrance Coach supports individuals and couples in creating a foundation for the future based on what they value using various processes including Coaching, Labyrinths, Dowsing, Reiki and Past Life Regression. With 25+ years as a Corporate Human Resources Executive, she also supports entrepreneurs and small businesses create values-based, innovative workplaces that attract and retain quality employees and build bridges of cooperation and respect between the generations. She can be reached at 928-308-4657; email: firstname.lastname@example.org; website: http://www.journeybeyondbelief.com.
Jeff and Kimberly Saward are the co-founders and directors of Labyrinthos - the Labyrinth Resource Centre, Photo Library and Archive, and publishers of Caerdroia - the Journal of Mazes and Labyrinths, founded by Jeff in 1980 and and published annually. They were founding members of the Labyrinth Society in 1998 and currently serve on its Board of Directors and as consultants for the society. Based in Thundersley, in Southeast England, they travel extensively to give presentations and research the history and distribution of labyrinths and mazes worldwide. See their website http://www.labyrinthos.net for details of their work, publications, consultancy services, and books.
Dr. Lea Goode-Harris is the creatrix of the popular Santa Rosa labyrinth design, and founder of the Santa Rosa Labyrinth Foundation. http://www.srlabyrinthfoundation.com ; She is a labyrinth designer and creative consultant as well as an artist, poet, and holds a Ph.D. in psychology. She happened upon and walked her first labyrinth in 1993 at the Angela Center in Santa Rosa, California and have been captivated ever since. Lea's life work brings an inquisitive heart to educating, designing, making, and researching labyrinths as well as creating art from a variety of mediums and assisting individuals and groups/businesses in accessing their own creative potential
Founding members of The Labyrinth Society listed in this article include: Taffy Lanser, Kay Torrez, Robert Ferre, Debi and Marty Kermeen, Jeff Saward, Lea Goode-Harris, Judith Joyce, Alex Champion, Sig Lonegren, Helen Post Curry, John Ridder, and the author, Meryl Ann Butler.