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B.L. Allison lives in Florida, United States. Her roles within the Morya Federation include mentoring students in all streams of the Federation Program, and serving as faculty advisor for Courses 140 – Treading the Probationary Path, 150 – The Language of Energy (Esoteric Astrology), 240 – The Path of Discipleship, 250 – Advanced Esoteric Psychology I, 340 – The Path of Initiation, and 350 – Advanced Esoteric Psychology II in the Quest Universal Curriculum. BL is also the Course Head of the Meditation Quest and Great Quest Programs, and serves on the Administration Team and is one of the webmasters for the external Morya Federation website (www.moryafederation.com) as well as the Makara archives (www.makara.us) where all of the Morya Federation webinars and the collected work of Michael Robbins can be found. BL is also deeply involved in the Morya Federation Webinar Outreach Program, providing programming on The Labors of Hercules, Esoteric Astrology, and Great Quest webinar series.  
Tania Belfort lives in Salvador, Brazil. She serves as a Tania Belfortfaculty member, mentor and head of the Portuguese-speaking Meditation Quest Program. Her assistance with the translating work has enabled the Morya Federation to offer study material and mentorship in Portuguese.  Tania is also the Director of the World Star of Peace Project centered in Salvador, Brazil.

 

Dorothy CaldwellDorothy Caldwell lives in California, United States.  Her roles within the Morya Federation include mentorship within all streams of the Morya Federation Programs.  Dorothy also serves as a faculty advisor for Courses 150 – The Language of Energy (Esoteric Astrology), 250 – Advanced Esoteric Psychology I in the Quest Universal Curriculum.  
 
Terence ChiversTerence Chivers lives in the United Kingdom.  He is the Course Head and a faculty advisor for Quest Universal courses 420 – The Buddhic Plane, and 510 – Shamballa and Externalization of the Hierarchy.   Terry’s roles within the Morya Federation include mentoring students in all streams of the Federation Program, and serving as faculty advisor for Courses 110 – Survey of Ageless Wisdom Fundamentals, 120 – The History of Humanity, 210 – Glamour and the Astral Plane, 220 – Manas and the Fifth Principle, 310 – The Nature of Illusion, 410 – Macrocosmic Centers and Rounds, and 520 – Occult Law in the Quest Universal Curriculum.
Glenda Christian YoungGlenda Christian-Young lives in Texas, United States.   Her roles within the Morya Federation include mentoring students in all streams of the Federation Program, and serving as faculty advisor for Courses 140 – Treading the Probationary Path, 240 – The Path of Discipleship, 340 – The Path of Initiation, 430 – Lower and Higher Psychism, 530 – Occult Cosmogony and the Creative Hierarchies in the Quest Universal Curriculum.  (She is currently on sabbatical.)
JP CondickJ.P. Condick lives in the United Kingdom.  He is the Course Head and faculty advisor for courses 110 – Survey of Ageless Wisdom Fundamentals, 120 – The History of Humanity, 210 – Glamour and the Astral Plane, 220 – Manas and the Fifth Principle, 235 – Astronomy, and 520 – Occult Law.   Additionally, Jeremy serves as a faculty advisor for Courses 130 – Science and Occultism, 150 – The Language of Energy (Esoteric Astrology), 340 – The Path of Initiation, Courses 350 – Advanced Esoteric Psychology II, 420 – The Buddhic Plane, 430 – Lower and Higher Psychism, 440 – Group Initiation, 450 – Esoteric Healing I, 540 – Group Initiation II, 550 – Esoteric Healing II and all five levels of Service and Solutions for Humanity in the Quest Universal Curriculum. 
Athina DantiAthina Danti lives in Greece.  Athina is in the process of preparing translations of the Morya Federation Curriculum into Greek for the benefit of Greek students.  Athina also serves as mentor and faculty advisor to students whose first language is Greek.  She also works with a Greek group who have created a site for the New Group of World Servers at http//nopeen.blogspot.gr  

 

Lyn DarnallLyn Darnall lives in California, United States.  She is the Course Head and faculty advisor for courses 130 – Science and Occultism, 230 – Science and the Kingdoms of Nature, 330 – Science and Spiritual Ecology, 430 – Lower and Higher Psychism, and 530 – Occult Cosmogony and the Creative Hierarchies in the Quest Universal Curriculum.  She also mentors students in all streams of the Morya Federation Program.

 

Risa D'AngelesRisa D’Angeles lives in the United States.  Her roles include mentoring students in all streams of the Morya Federation Program.  Risa is also the founder and director of the Esoteric and Astrological Studies and Research Institute and Healing Group—a contemporary Wisdom School studying all endeavors of humanity through the lens of the Ageless Wisdom teachings.  The foundation of the Teachings is Astrology (basic and esoteric), and the Institute offers classes, meditation, counseling and Medical Astrology.  Visit Risa’s web journal at www.nightlightnews.com.

 

Gail DimitroffGail Dimitroff lives in California, United States.  Her roles within the Morya Federation include mentoring students in all streams of the Federation Program, and serving as faculty advisor for Courses 260 – The Deva Hierarchy, and 460 – White Magic and the Astral Plane in the Quest Universal Curriculum.  (She is currently on sabbatical.)
 
Maria Cristina DonnadieuMaria Cristina Donnadieu lives in Arizona, United States.  Her roles within the Morya Federation include serving as a faculty advisor for Courses 360 – White Magic and the Mental Plane, and 460 – White Magic and the Astral Plane in the Quest Universal Curriculum.
 
Francis DonaldFrancis Donald lives in New Mexico, United States.  His roles within the Morya Federation include mentoring students in all streams of the Federation Program, and serving as faculty advisor for Courses 150 – The Language of Energy (Esoteric Astrology), 250 – Advanced Esoteric Psychology I, 350 – Advanced Esoteric Psychology II, 430 – Lower and Higher Psychism, and 530 – Occult Cosmogony and the Creative Hierarchies in the Quest Universal Curriculum.  Francis, who is both an artist and esoteric astrologer, provides beautiful artwork on zodiacal and other esoteric themes along with insightful commentary for many Morya Federation Web-events including the monthly Pre-Full Moon Webinars.  He also teaches in the Morya Federation Webinar Outreach Program through his stimulating webinar series.
Elena DramchiniElena Dramchini lives in Slovakia.  She is the Course Head and faculty advisor for courses 140 – Treading the Probationary Path, 240 – The Path of Discipleship, 340 – The Path of Initiation, 440 – Group Initiation, and 540 – Group Initiation II. Her roles within the Morya Federation include mentoring students within the Great Quest and Quest Universal Programs. Additionally, Elena serves as a faculty advisor for Courses 250 – Advanced Esoteric Psychology I and 350 – Advanced Esoteric Psychology II in the Quest Universal Curriculum.  She also teaches in the Morya Federation Webinar Outreach Program through her in-depth series of webinars on Disciple C.D.P. from Discipleship in the New Age.
Victor Dutro lives in Ohio, United States. Within the Morya Federation, Victor serves as a student-faculty member. He is continuing his studies in the Quest Universal Program and at the same time, serving as a mentor for the Meditation Quest Program.

 

Susan FangmanSusan Fangman lives in Kentucky, United States.  Her roles within the Morya Federation include mentoring students in all streams of the Federation Program, and serving as faculty advisor for Courses 260 – The Deva Hierarchy, 320 – The Solar Angel and the Egoic Lotus, 360 – White Magic and the Mental Plane, 460 – White Magic and the Astral Plane, 530 – Occult Cosmogony and the Creative Hierarchies, and 560 – White Magic and the Etheric Plane in the Quest Universal Curriculum.
Craig FreierCraig Freier lives in Noosa, Australia.  His role within the Morya Federation includes mentoring students in Meditation Quest and the Great Quest programs.  (He is currently on sabbatical.)

 

John HarveyJohn Harvey lives in California, United States.  His roles within the Morya Federation include mentoring students in the Quest Universal Program and serving as a faculty advisor for Courses 110 – Survey of Ageless Wisdom Fundamentals, 120 – The History of Humanity, 210 – Glamour and the Astral Plane, and 220 – Manas and the Fifth Principle in that same program.

 

David HendersonDavid Henderson lives in Queensland, Australia. Within the Morya Federation, David serves as a mentor and administrative staff for the Meditation Quest and Great Quest Programs.

 

 
Luis Alejandro Hernandez RiosLuis Alejandro Hernández Ríos lives in Mexico.  His roles include mentoring students in all streams of the Morya Federation Program, and serving as faculty advisor for Courses 110 – Survey of Ageless Wisdom Fundamentals, 120 – The History of Humanity, 140 – Treading the Probationary Path, 210 – Glamour and the Astral Plane, 220 – Manas and the Fifth Principle, 240 – The Path of Discipleship, 260 – The Deva Hierarchy, 320 – The Solar Angel and the Egoic Lotus, and 360 – White Magic and the Mental Plane in the Quest Universal Curriculum.  Luis is also assisting in the process of translating the Morya Federation Curriculum into Spanish for the benefit of Hispanic students.
David HopperDavid Hopper lives in Arizona, United States.  His roles within the Morya Federation include mentoring students in all streams of the  Morya Federation Academic Programs and serving as a faculty advisor for Courses 110 – Survey of Ageless Wisdom Fundamentals, 120 – The History of Humanity, 210 – Glamour and the Astral Plane, and 220 – Manas and the Fifth Principle and for the five levels of the Service and Solutions for Humanity courses in the Quest Universal Curriculum. 
LaUna Huffines lives in Texas, United States. Within the Morya Federation, LaUna serves as a mentor for students in the Meditation Quest Program.

 

Ruby JohnsonRuby Johnson lives in South Australia, Australia.  Ruby serves as a mentor for students in the Great Quest Program.   

 

Freda KempFreda Kemp lives in Ontario, Canada.  Freda serves as a mentor for students in all streams of the Morya Federation Program. 
Bianca KickenBianca Kicken lives in the Netherlands.  Bianca is in the process of preparing translations of the PIP III into Dutch.  Bianca is also a member of the Netherlands Theosophical Society (http://theosofie-assen.blogspot.nl), serving as a study advisor for monthly seminars. 

 

Kim Thuan HoKim Thuan Ho lives in Hanoi, Viet Nam. She serves as a student-faculty member, beginning her new studies in the Quest Universal Program and at the same time mentoring Vietnamese-speaking students in the Meditation Quest Program. Her translating work has enabled the Morya Federation to offer study material and mentorship in Vietnamese.

 

Lam Van Kiet lives in Ho Chi Minh City, Viet Nam.  He serves as a Lam Van Kietmentor and Course Head for the Vietnamese-speaking  Meditation Quest  and Great Quest Programs. His translating work has enabled the Morya Federation to offer  continuing study material and mentorship in Vietnamese.

 

Keith LaValley lives in Pennsylvania, United States. Within the Morya Federation, Keith serves as a faculty advisor for Course 170 – Service and Solutions for Humanity as well as a mentor for students in the Meditation Quest and Great Quest Programs.

 

Geoff LogieGeoff Logie lives in New Zealand.   Within the Morya Federation Geoff serves as a faculty advisor for  Courses 150 – The Language of Energy (Esoteric Astrology), 250 – Advanced Esoteric Psychology I, 440 – Group Initiation, 540 – Group Initiation II,  and for the five levels of the Service and Solutions for Humanity courses in the Quest Universal Curriculum.  He also mentors students enrolled in that curriculum. 
Nguyen Thi, Ngoc Lan lives in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam. She serves as a student-faculty member, studying in the Great Quest Program and at the same time mentoring Vietnamese-speaking students in the Meditation Quest Program. 

 

Lone Orbech-GronlundLone Ørbech-Grønlund lives in Denmark.  Lone’s roles within the Morya Federation include mentoring students in all streams of the Morya Federation Program and serving as a faculty advisor for Courses 360 – White Magic and the Mental Plane, 460 – White Magic and the Astral Plane;  and 560 – White Magic and the Etheric Plane in the Quest Universal Curriculum. 

 

 Lorraine Peidle lives in Ohio, United States. Within the Morya Federation, Lorraine serves as a student-faculty member. She is continuing her studies in the Quest Universal Program and at the same time, serving as a mentor for the Meditation Quest Program.

 

Walter PullenWalter Pullen lives in the state of Washington, United States.   Within the Morya Federation Walter serves as a faculty advisor for Courses 130 – Science and Occultism, 150 – The Language of Energy (Esoteric Astrology), 230 – Science and the Kingdoms of Nature, 250 – Advanced Esoteric Psychology I, and 330 – Science and Spiritual Ecology in the Quest Universal Curriculum. Walter also mentors students enrolled in all streams of the Morya Federation Program.
Nicole RescinitiNicole Resciniti lives in Victoria, Australia.  She is the Course Head and a faculty advisor for courses 450 – Esoteric Healing I and 550 – Esoteric Healing II.  Her roles within the Morya Federation include mentoring students in all streams of the Federation Program, and serving as faculty advisor for Courses 150 – The Language of Energy (Esoteric Astrology), and 310 – The Nature of Illusion in the Quest Universal Curriculum. 

 

Michael RobbinsMichael Robbins, the Director of the Morya Federation and President of the University of the Seven Rays (http://www.sevenray.net), divides his time between Finland and Arizona, United States.  He has overseen the design of the Morya Federation Courses and also serves, from time to time, as a mentor for students in both the Great Quest and Quest Universal Programs. Michael is a member of the Admissions Team and Administration Team. He offers monthly Pre-Full Moon Webinars and occasional Open Webinars on the Ageless Wisdom for all who may be interested. Most recently Michael is offering a series of webinars entitled Seeds of the Infinite that can be accessed on the Makara Website, www.makara.us.  Michael’s books, articles and written commentaries can be found on the Makara Website. He is currently producing in-depth video commentaries on a number of the Tibetan’s books including Esoteric Astrology and Esoteric Psychology, The Rays and Initiations, A Treatise on Cosmic Fire, The Stanzas of the Old Commentary and a comprehensive Video Book on the Egoic Lotus.  Visit the section Esoteric Education Programs – Alice Bailey Studies  on this website for a comprehensive list of Michael’s webinars and commentaries. Michael is also an accomplished musician and has composed twelve Musical Ritual Oratorios on the progress of the disciple in all the signs of the Zodiac, and four additional esoteric oratorios on The Will, Sirius, the Ray Lords and the Return of the Christ.  
Tuija RobbinsTuija Robbins is the Vice President of the University of the Seven Rays, and she lives in Finland.  She is the Course Head and faculty advisor for Quest Universal Courses 260 – The Deva Hierarchy, 320 – The Solar Angel and the Egoic Lotus, 360 – White Magic and the Mental Plane, 460 – White Magic and the Astral Plane;  and 560 – White Magic and the Etheric Plane.  Additionally, she serves as a mentor for students in both the Great Quest and Quest Universal Programs. Tuija is the Director of the Northern Light Society in Finland, which is closely affiliated with the Morya Federation. She provides monthly Full Moon Service-Meditations as well as many broadcasts at significant spiritual moments of the year. She also directs the Blue Rose Sisterhood affiliated with the Morya Federation, and is part of the Administration Team.
Jose RodriguezJosé Rodriguez lives in Spain.  José, a long-time student of the Ageless Wisdom, teaches Esoteric Astrology, Esoteric Psychology,  and Hylozoics, and translates esoteric texts into Spanish.  He is currently in the process of preparing translations of the Morya Federation Curriculum into Spanish for the benefit of Hispanic students. As these translations emerge, José will be serving as mentor and faculty advisor to students whose first language is Spanish. 
Sam SheldonSam Sheldon lives in Oregon, United States.  He is the Course Head and a faculty advisor for five Quest Universal courses 170 through 570, Service and Solutions for Humanity.  His roles within the Morya Federation include mentoring students in both academic streams of the Federation Program, and, additionally serving as faculty advisor for  Courses 140 – Treading the Probationary Path, 240 – The Path of Discipleship, 340 – The Path of Initiation, and 440 – Group Initiation in the Quest Universal Curriculum.
Frederic Simon lives in France. Within the Morya Federation, Frederic is part of the translation team preparing Meditation Quest into French.

 

 

Eva SmithEva Smith lives in Ontario, Canada. She is the Course Head and faculty advisor for Courses 150 – The Language of Energy(Esoteric Astrology), 250 – Advanced Esoteric Psychology I, and 350 – Advanced Esoteric Psychology II. Her roles within the Morya Federation also include mentoring students in both streams of the Morya Federation Program, and serving as faculty advisor for Courses 140 – Treading the Probationary Path, 240 – The Path of Discipleship, 340 – The Path of Initiation, 410 – Macrocosmic Centers and Rounds, 450 – Esoteric Healing I, and 550 – Esoteric Healing II in the Quest Universal Curriculum. Eva is deeply involved in the Morya Federation Webinar Outreach Program providing webinar programming on Esoteric Astrology, Esoteric Psychology and The Science of the Seven Rays.
Michael Stacy lives in Ohio, United States. Within the Morya Federation, Michael serves as a faculty advisor for Course 170 – Service and Solutions for Humanity as well as serving as a mentor for all streams of the Morya Federation Program. He also serves on the Administration Team, assisting with Morya Federation webinars.

 

Vicktorya Stone3Vicktorya Stone lives in New England, United States. She is a Webmaster and Technical Advisor for the Morya Federation, a member of the Administration Team, Coordinator of Facebook and other social and general communications, and is one of the webmasters for the external Morya Federation website (www.moryafederation.com) as well as the Makara archives (www.makara.us) where all of the Morya Federation webinars and the collected work of Michael Robbins can be found. She was also involved closely with curriculum creation and faculty work on the online Campus.
Tiiu Strauss lives in Estonia. Within the Morya Federation, Tiiu serves as a mentor for Meditation Quest and Great Quest Programs.

 

 
Julia TarnawskyJulia Tarnawsky lives in New Zealand.  Within the Morya Federation, Julia serves as a mentor for students in the Great Quest Program.  Additionally, Julia is a faculty member of the Christ-College of Trans-Himalayan Wisdom—an esoteric college affiliated with the Morya Federation (www.christcollege.org.nz). 
Jocelyne Traublives in Ontario, Canada. Jocelyne’s roles include mentoring students in all streams of the Morya Federation Program, and serving as faculty advisor for Courses 260 – The Deva Hierarchy, 320 – The Solar Angel and the Egoic Lotus, 360 – White Magic and the Mental Plane, 460 – White Magic and the Astral Plane, and 560 – White Magic and the Etheric Plane in the Quest Universal Curriculum. Jocelyne is also a member of the Administration Team and is one of the webmasters for the external Morya Federation website (www.moryafederation.com). 

 

Leia Watford-LowtherLeia Watford-Lowther lives in Queensland, Australia. Her roles include mentoring students in all academic streams of the Morya Federation Program, and serving as faculty advisor for Courses 320 – The Solar Angel and the Egoic Lotus, 360 – White Magic and the Mental Plane, and for all five levels of Service and Solutions for Humanity courses in the Quest Universal Curriculum.
 
 
OUR ADJUNCT FACULTY
Louise ArnoldLouise Arnold in New South Wales, Australia.   Louise serves in the role of an adjunct faculty member in the Morya Federation.

 

 
Halina Bak-HughesHalina Bak-Hughes lives in California, United States. Halina serves in the role of an adjunct faculty member in the Morya Federation. Halina is a member of the Board of the Seven Ray Institute and University of the Seven Rays and facilitates the SRI/USR Conferences  (http://www.sevenray.net) through her work on the Seven Ray Conference Committee.
 
Robert BorelRobert Borel lives in California, United States. Within the Morya Federation Robert serves as an adjunct faculty member. Robert’s creation of beautiful instructional videos on some of the great themes of the Ageless Wisdom provides educational enrichment for all students.
 
Duane CarpenterDuane Carpenter lives in Florida, United States. Duane serves in the role of an adjunct faculty member in the Morya Federation. His beautiful and deeply meaningful works of esoteric art enrich many Morya Federation presentations and he is currently conducting a webinar series called Awakening the Higher Mind.  His extensive work presenting the Ageless Wisdom can be found on his Light-Weaver website (www.light-weaver.com).
Leoni HodgsonLeoni Hodgson lives in Queensland, Australia.  She was the Director for the Meditation Quest and Great Quest Programs, and her roles for many years within the Morya Federation also included mentoring students in all streams of the Morya Federation Program and development of webinar series for students as part of the Morya Federation Webinar Outreach Program.   Her extensive work with Brisbane Goodwill can be found on her website (www.brisbanegoodwill.com).   (Leoni is currently on sabbatical as she concentrates on teaching and writing books.)

 

Sheldon HughesSheldon Hughes lives in California, United States. Sheldon serves in the role of an adjunct faculty member in the Morya Federation. He is a member of the Board of the Seven Ray Institute and University of the Seven Rays and facilitates the SRI/USR Conferences (http://www.sevenray.net) through his work on the Seven Ray Conference Committee.
 
Morai SpringMorai Hahtyaja Spring lives in Massachusetts, United States.   Morai serves in the role of an adjunct faculty member in the Morya Federation. 
Astrid KennedyAstrid Kennedy lives on Tamborine Mountain, Queensland, Australia. She serves as administrative staff for the Meditation Quest and Great Quest Programs.
 
Brett MitchellBrett Mitchell lives in Oregon, United States. Brett was the Morya Federation’s General Technical Director for many years, facilitating the Morya Federation Outreach Program over the Worldwide Web.   He was the Course Head as well as faculty advisor for Quest Universal Courses 310 – The Nature of Illusion, and 410 – Macrocosmic Centers and Rounds.  Brett also served as a mentor for students in the Quest Universal Program and as a member of the Administration Team. 
Orest TarnawskyOrest Tarnawsky lives in New Zealand. Orest is a faculty member of the Christ-College of Trans-Himalayan Wisdom—an esoteric college affiliated with the Morya Federation (www.christcollege.org.nz). Within the Morya Federation Orest serves as an adjunct faculty member.