J o   S t a n d i n g

Board Director    

Jo Standing is a world traveler, former Lee Strasberg Theatre Institute New York attendee, author of Conquer Trauma Drama: Get Your LIfe Back and a certified professional coach through Rhodes College of Vancouver, Canada. She has led classes for over a decade in the USA and Canada. She now speaks to audiences on the topic of the power of PTSD. Her upcoming book is called The Power of PTSD: Empowered Through Pain. When Jo isn't working, she enjoys time at the beach, shooting at the range, SUP Yoga Paddleboarding, nature walks, travel and time with her valued friends, colleagues and 4-legged daugher, Maya!

A n n e  S t e f f e n - R u s s o


Board Treasurer  


Anne Steffen-Russo is an internationally known alternative therapist, medical intuitive, channel, psychic, healer, author of the book, Answers for Sensitive People. Anne is also a respected philosopher in the Hyde Park community of Cincinnati, Ohio where she educates people through her group and private sessions. Anne is happily married with three children.


E l i z a b e t h  A n n  W o o d

Board Secretary


Elizabeth is a psychology graduate of The University of Cincinnati and a present day studying Gemologist with the Gemological Institute of America. She lives with her two cats and husband in Cincinnati, Ohio.

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