For many years, Trina has been a leader in entertainment and in raising consciousness, and now she is leading where they intersect: at the forefront of conscious media. Besides being a member of the Evolutionary Leaders Circle, Trina is proud to have conceived of and launched the Tribeca Film Festival as its Founding Director. Trina has also held leadership positions at GAIA (Head of Content), Prana Studios, Intrepid Pictures and Film Independent and Withoutabox (helping sell it to IMDb). Trina received her MBA from NYU Stern and is an avid yoga practitioner, having completed her 200-hour Kundalini Yoga Teacher Training in Los Angeles.
Paul brings over 20 years of experience successfully growing direct to consumer subscription models and has been involved in taking two startups public. Most recently, as Vice President of Marketing at Gaia he was instrumental in providing the strategy and marketing expertise to grow their subscriber base to over 600,000 members across 100 countries.
Lorraine Hess is a producer/programmer and tastemaker based in San Francisco, CA. Co-Founder/VP Programming/Acquisitions LINKTV.org, producer for PBS series Global Spirit, and consultant for Bertha Foundation, KCETLINK, Conscious Good, DocLands Film Festival and others. Over the years, Lorraine has followed her passion to produce and curate programming that opens our eyes to the people and cultures of the world with stories that transform, rouse, inspire, galvanize and provoke.
Award-winning director/producer whose latest feature, FOR THEY KNOW NOT WHAT THEY DO (Tribeca 2019), is a follow-up to his landmark documentary, FOR THE BIBLE TELLS ME SO (Sundance 2007) which examines the intersection of religion, sexual orientation and gender identity. Karslake’s second film, EVERY THREE SECONDS (NOIFF 2014), is about the amazing potential in each of us to change the world. Dan currently serves as the Acting Executive Director of Conscious Goodness, the non-profit sister company of Conscious Good.
Cassandra Ciarallo adores storytelling through the lens of social media, as it is a powerful way for individuals to stay connected, learn and engage in activism. She has spent years sharing her story and those of others in this medium and is inspired to influence the collective shift to intentional consumption and living. She is applying her skill of content development and creation to CGoodTV and is grateful to align her passions to a company dedicated to elevating consciousness.
Christopher is a former photojournalist, and has also worked in video production as a camera operator, field producer and PA. He holds two Bachelor’s degrees in Journalism and Sociology. For CGood.TV, he is in charge of managing the content, screening films and running live streaming events. In his free time, he shoots street photography. Learn more about Chris at: ctwehling.com
Faith opened her graphic design company in L.A. in 2008 before eventually setting up shop down south in Nashville. Now serving clients across the country, she has worked within a wide range of industries over the past 11 years but has found her niche and passion in working with entrepreneurs, yoga teachers and mindfulness clients such as Conscious Good.
Daniel is an operations improvement expert. His philosophy is to build processes that makes for an efficient back-office operations and thus enabling others to spend more time on the organization's mission. He has worked at startups such as Groupon and Uber. Daniel graduated with a Bachelor's degree in Economics from Pomona College.
Sister Jenna is a spiritual leader, author, radio host and TV personality, renowned speaker and founder of the Meditation Museum I & II in metropolitan Washington, DC.
Akira Chan is a mixed-race documentary filmmaker and co-founder of Rare Media, a production company focused on one-of-a-kind storytelling for causes, entrepreneurs, artists and creatives.
Anna has been a long time health and wellness advocate, having been a Kundalini Yoga Teacher for 15 years, a health food cook, author Of Anna Getty’s Easy Green Organic and I am Dreaming of Green Christmas, blogger and educator. Anna has also served on the boards of Healthy Child Healthy Worlds, The EWG, EMA and 5 Gyres. Anna is a passionate spokesperson, business woman and philanthropist in the environmental sustainability movement. Anna has also executive produced the PBS TV series Food Forward, Louis Schwartzberg’s film Fantastic Fungi and Josh and Rebecca Tickell’s film Kiss the Ground.
Jenna Briand is a content creator and creative marketer who has built brands and purpose-driven platforms for more than 20 years. Her career spans leadership roles in media and marketing at Time Inc., NBC, AOL and Participant Media. As a partner at her agency, Redbird, she develops award-winning content and strategies for brands and foundations including Kaiser Permanente, Microsoft, and The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, and for media companies such as the LA Times, Tastemade, and KPCC.
Chris is an innovative brand builder whose focus is on using social impact and purpose as drivers of brands and businesses. For 9 years, Chris was an EVP at Participant Media, creating its digital initiative and then an agency working on impact strategies and storytelling. Clients included American Express, Disney, Starbucks, Gates Foundation, MacArthur Foundation, and others. In 2016, Chris launched Stir Strategy and Story. Prior to Participant, Chris was with Ogilvy, Pepsi, and PWC. He has an MBA from Kellogg and also teaches at UCLA Anderson.
Currently in pre-production as Writer/Producer for A road to Daisies and Dandelions (to film summer 2021). She also owns Epic Arts & Entertainment, LLC Studio in Calumet City, IL. She was also the Director of the African Festival of the Arts in Chicago for 16 years. She's the creator of Libations and Laughter, and the Associate Producer of the Starz Network series Martin Lawrence 1st Amendment Stand Up.
After working at Lehman Brothers in Institutional Equities, Sue O’Callahan entered the entrepreneurial world of luxury personal care. She headed up sales for then start up Urban Decay. Sue left to launch two start up cosmetic lines at Barneys New York and other luxury retailers as Director of Sales and Operations. She has consulted a range of companies including STX Entertainment, on media brand development and strategy. Concurrently, Sue has spent the past 20 years training and educating on wellness, consciousness and healing.
A producer, creative director and magazine editor, Erica has built creative strategies for brands such as LVMH, Warner Music, and YouTube; films of Ron Howard, Judd Apatow and Spike Lee at Universal Pictures; Richard Branson, Ian Schrager and Rande Gerber among others. She held leadership positions at SWG/VICE, Flaunt Magazine, and Full Picture. She helps brands, creatives, and nonprofits tell their stories effectively and supports causes and people she believes in.
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