Faculty & Staff

  • Rev. Asheme Patricia Bankins, TCT, RMT, CHt

    Founder, Director

    Founder and Director of MIU and owner of the Crystal Matrix Center, Patricia in an internationally renowned trance channel and crystal healer.

  • Ayamanatara


    Director, Faculty Advisor

    Ayamanatara is a founding Faculty Member, Director, and the Faculty Advisor for NeoShamanism and Earth Magic Studies

  • Lisa Beachy

    Faculty & Intuitive Reader

    Lisa Beachy is a Certified Angel Practitioner (ACP) & Psychic Medium, Reiki II healer who works close daily with the Angelic & Spiritual Realm

  • Jorga Houy, L.Ac.

    Faculty, Acupuncturist

    Jorga is an acupuncturist and herbalist specializing in sports medicine, orthopedic acupuncture and women’s health

  • Keith R Woodley Sr

    Keith R. Woodley, Sr.


    Keith R. Woodley, Sr. is a co-founder of The Wellness Coalition-El and co-facilitator of the TWCEL technique called, Integrated Meridian Touch Therapy.

  • Laura Ellis

    Faculty, Store Manager

    Laura is our resident Rock Nerd and a vital part of the team at the store, as well as at MIU

  • Ora B. Nance-Woodley

    Faculty, Healer

    Ora sees her mission as one of bringing a powerful ministry of self awareness, self-advocacy and self-healing to the forgotten ones of the world through local action

  • Zac Monday

    Intuitive Reader

    Zac specializes in deep intuitive readings with the Motherpeace deck

  • Richard Simon Kahn

    Richard Simon Kahn

    Astrological Counselor & Intuitive

    Richard’s soul-centered astrological readings focus on helping you to embrace your life with a greater sense of clarity, purpose, and meaning.