Ann Davis, Ph.D. is a global consultant and scholar-practitioner. She has been an educator and trainer for many years in the USA and overseas. Ann manages her own consulting firm, Davis Global Consultancy, in Carlsbad, California. She is an entrepreneur and has a passion for communication and culture. An agent for social change, Ann focuses her consulting and facilitation on cultural competency training with the goal to successfully raise awareness of the self-other orientation. She is also adjunct faculty for Alliant International University, San Diego and consultant for InterLangua! Software (SZ) LLC located in Emeryville, California and Shenzhen City, China. Ann’s latest publication is the 2009 chapter, “Socially Constructing a Transformed Self-view and Worldview” in Fisher-Yoshida, Geller, & Schapiro (Eds.), Innovations in Transformative Learning: Space, Culture and The Arts. Ann is actively involved in her community and a member of several professional organizations.
Ray Vachon is a self employed Electrical Engineering Design Consultant, having two technical degrees, one in Electronics, and one in Electrical. He is currently very interested in working in the field of “Green and Renewable Energy Fields” as well as environment friendly and preservation projects. His native state is Maine, but currently resides in Oceanside California. He is the father of three sons and became involved in Boy Scouting during the mid/late 1980’s and was actively involved for many years, serving as Den Leader, Webelos Leader, Cub Master, Committee Chair and later as Assistant Troop Scout Leader. All three of his sons are Eagle Scouts, and over twenty other young boys have achieved the rank of Eagle Scout, as a result of participation in Scouting during his tenure. Many of those young men have or are currently, serving our country in Iraq, Afghanistan and other distant lands, helping to bring common sense and peace to this world. Ray always endeavored to teach his Scouts to become “free thinkers”. One of his mottos is “A young mind is a terrible thing to waste”!
Today, he continues to endeavor to help young people to rise above the negative influences, surrounding all of us, so prevalent in these times.
Barbara Leuin, PhD. transformational business coach, spiritual diva, financial guru, has been through several evolutions in her lifetime. She has been a student, wife and mother, professional dancer, research assistant, path breaker in business, experiential educator in universities, personal growth facilitator, spiritual friend and mentor, serial entrepreneur, real estate investor and business planner.
Ann Davis, PhD.
Barbara Leuin, PhD.