registerThis year we are recruiting a wide variety of astrologers with different perspectives to share their perspective on

Building the Professional Astrologer, Past & Future.

DATE: March 17, 2018 (we're celebrating a little early!)
TIME: 8:00 AM to 2:00 PM PDT / 11:00 AM to 5:00 PM EDT
Stay tuned for more details! 
Come and enjoy the conversation, covering:
 • Life experiences
 • Books, courses, teachers and mentors
 • Philosophies and philosophers
 • Conferences
 • Technology
 • Astrological consultations
 • And anything else astrological or non-astrological that influenced these astrologers' approach or career

8:00 AM PDT
9:00 AM 

Kelly Surtees
Sol Jonassen
Michael Bartlett

9:00-10:00 AM PDT

Christeen Skinner
Wade Caves
Tara Aal 

10:00-11:00 AM PDT

Lee Lehman
Jason Holley

11:00 AM - 
12:00 PM PDT

Patricia Walsh
Madalyn Hillis-Dineen
Marie O'Neill

12:00-1:00 PM PDT

Basil Fearrington
Tamira McGillivray 
Georgia Stathis

1:00-2:00 PM PDT

Chris Brennan
Sam Reynolds 

Our presenters include (alphabetical)
Come and enjoy the fun! Everyone who signs up will receive a copy of the full 6-hour recording

Tara Aal

Tara Aal

Tara Aal is currently living in Los Angeles, leading a metaphysical writing team for Sage Goddess. She offers private sessions, lectures, and workshops. She is a regular presenter with EA (Evolutionary Astrology) Zoom Meetings, and columnist for Infinity Astrological Magazine and Conscious Community Magazine. Tara is very passionate about using and sharing the astrological technique Planets on the 1st (choosing a new experience of yourself).

Through her own commitment to personal growth, Tara supports others in discovering more truth about themselves. Tara believes in the healing power of acceptance and allowance – in first receiving ourselves and each other as we are, and as we change. With her ability to quickly get to the root and meaning of things, she helps others shift perspective and create new options. Tara has been a writer and teacher for many years, and has been practicing astrology and the Tarot since 2011. She completed Laura Nalbandian’s Evolutionary Astrology three-year program and is a certified Soulsign Astrologer through Adam Gainsburg’s Immersion program.

To learn more about Tara’s experience and current passions, check out


Michael Bartlett

Michael BartlettMichael Bartlett is a practicing Astrologer and Business Consultant who lives in Santa Fe, NM. Michael brings a grounded astrological understanding which he sees in visual images and metaphors. He uses these visual metaphors to translate Astrological archetypes in an accessible manner for the level and understanding of each client he sees.

practices traditional and esoteric astrology grounded in his Core Energetics background. He co-creator of AstroTheatre AstroCards -an app that represents astrology in a visual manner. He is always deepening his astrological understanding utilizing knowledge from as many sources as he feels are applicable given the needs of his client. He has a background in a body oriented process called Core Energetics. This gives him the ability to help clients look at their issues in different ways and, if they are interested, provide them with the tools to work through the issues which life has and/or will present them. He is currently working on writing a book on planets on the angles.

 He teaches at Kepler College and is available for readings, experiential intensives, teaching and speaking engagements. You can contact him at Michael@CoreEnergetics or

Chris Brennan

brennan chris 2017 100pxChris Brennan is a professional astrologer from Denver, Colorado. He has a degree from Kepler College, where his studies focused on cross-cultural comparisons between the astrological traditions.

Chris is the former President of the Association for Young Astrologers, former Research Director of the National Council for Geocosmic Research, and was on the Kepler College board of trustees for several years. He specializes in the Greco-Roman tradition of astrology known as Hellenistic astrology, and recently published his first book on the subject, titled Hellenistic Astrology: The Study of Fate and Fortune. For more information see 

Wade Caves

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Wade Caves is an astrological consultant, educator and international speaker specializing in horary, electional and classical astrological technique.

Well versed in both traditional and modern methods of chart delineation, Wade’s passion and focus is not only in understanding the historical and philosophical origins of astrological symbolism, but finding new and reliable ways to put this information to good practical use in a consultation setting.

Wade serves as a faculty member of Deborah Houlding's School of Traditional Astrology (STA). He is the editor and annotator of the 300th anniversary edition of William Lilly’s History of His Life & Times (Rubedo Press, 2015). Wade maintains an astrological practice based in San Francisco, CA. You can find out more about him at

Basil Fearrington

Basil Fearrington BIOGRAPHY

Basil Fearrington is the author of, “The New Way to Learn Astrology” and is also a professional musician who has played with and/or recorded for recognized artists such as Stevie Wonder, Roberta Flack, George Benson and over a hundred other artists.

Basil started in astrology very early in his life (age 13) and has been taking clients professionally since 1980. He has been published in all major astrology publications, has twice been in the staffs at the prestigious United Astrology Conference, relocated to South Africa for a year to teach astrology, and had an astrological radio show on WHAT-AM in Philadelphia. Basil presently has students and clients internationally and has scheduled the release of his first CD in 2014.

Madalyn Hillis-Dineen

Hillis-Dineen, MadalynMadalyn Hillis-Dineen, C.A. NCGR, is a nationally-known astrologer. She began her study of astrology with the Uranian system in 1979 and has taught, lectured, and practiced Uranian (Symmetrical Astrology) techniques for more than 30 years. She is certified as a Consulting Astrologer by the National Council for Geocosmic Research and is a certified astro*carto*graphy interpreter.

Madalyn has written for a variety of publications,, and is a contributor to the Llewellyn anthology, Astrology for Women: Roles and Relationships. Since August 1994, Madalyn has been the Marketing Director of Astrolabe, Inc., publishers of Solar Fire. She has helped hundreds of people make the most of their Solar Fire program through her best-selling DVD series and thousands more every day at Astrolabe.

Madalyn also teaches courses at Kepler College in Uranian Astrology and Astro*Carto*Graphy.

Jason Holley

holley jason Jason Holley, MA LPCC.

Jason first encountered astrology when he was 12, although he did not start studying in ernest until the 1970's. The two figures whose lineage he draws from most directly are Dane Rudhyar and Jeffrey Wolf Green. Jason also consider Brian Clark and Demetra George key teachers who have more recently impacted my work.

Currently Jason's research interests include the asteroid Eros, psychological ways of looking at the ancient notion of sect (day/night birth differences), and developing new psychological approaches to the mythology of the constellations.

You can find out more at his website at 

Sol Jonassen

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Evolutionary astrologer Sol W. Jonassen is based in Bergen, Norway, where she is currently dong her service as a human being, astrologer, healer, yogini and mother to two wonderful children and two cats. She is also the primus motor behind the annual Norwegian astrology conference Polaris, serves as a board member for the Norwegian Astrology Association, provides astrology columns for the biggest publication in Norway, teaches astrology online and on site, and enjoys an occasional trip abroad to talk about her passions in astrology.

Sol's primary expertise is in the filed of psychotherapeutic astrology. She’s also a trained healer and meditation instructor, synthesizing all in her practice.

Lee Lehman

Lehman Lee4J. Lee Lehman, PhD, Botany, Rutgers University. In her four-decade development as an astrologer, practical application is one persistent hallmark which has defined Lee Lehman. Her latest book is Learning Classical Horary Astrology, Notes and Workbook.

Lee is also the author of The Ultimate Asteroid Book (1988), Essential Dignities (1989), The Book of Rulerships (1992), Classical Astrology for Modern Living (1996), The Martial Art of Horary Astrology (2002), Astrology of Sustainability (2011), Traditional Medical Astrology (2011), Classical Solar Returns (2012), The Magic of Electional Astrology (2014), and a translation from the French of Papus’ Astrology for Initiates. She teaches at Kepler College and is a Tutor for the School of Traditional Astrology, both in horary, and in a medical course which she has designed. Her online courses, Classical Studies (natal, electional, gaming, mundane and advanced horary), bring classical astrology to the forefront as an astrological system.

Her Perennial Herbal takes ancient astrological herbalism onto the web. Lee was the recipient of the 1995 Marc Edmund Jones Award, and the recipient of the 2008 Regulus Award for Education. Her website is:

Tamira McGillivray

McGillivray TamiraTamira McGillivray holds a BA in East West Traditions &Astrology 2007 through Kepler College. She belongs to OPA (The Organization for Professional Astrologers) and is the Past President of the San Diego chapter of the National Council of Geocosmic Research (NCGR). She writes a weekly “Silverdisc” Astro Lunar Column and is the founder and editor of the Maven Newsletter. She is currently not only an instructor at Kepler, but on the Board of Trustees.

Tamira is dedicated to connecting ancient wisdom to the modern world through speaking engagements, workshops, one-on-one consultations, and a weekly blog. She also produces a monthly Astro Cliff Notes column to help you navigate the stars, which is published on line with Nourish (a British Columbia on-line spiritual magazine).

As a Meditation teacher, Usui / Karuna Reiki Master (1996), PLR/Quantum Healing certified and RYT Yoga Teacher Tamira is dedicated to using a variety of methods and energy techniques to meet her clients individual needs.

Marie O'Neill

Marie O'NeillMarie O’Neill (MBA) is the founder of Padma Life Coaching located in Santa Rosa California.

Her specialties are: Astrology, Life Coaching and Past Life Regression. Marie’s studies in astrology began more than 14 years ago. After years of study - attending lectures, workshops, reading and erecting charts; Marie added ‘Master Level - Evolutionary Astrologer’ to her tool chest - through Steven Forrest’s Apprenticeship Program.

In 2012 Marie began studying Esoteric Astrology with Alan Oken, as her mentor. She has found it to be a beneficial addition to astrology practice. For information on services Marie offers go to: 

Sam Reynolds

samuel reynolds Samuel Reynolds has studied astrology for about 24 years and has been a professional astrologer since 2001, and sees the practice as helping readers to decode the signs that are all around us: "You can say astrology is nature’s Bible. The sky is always writing promissory notes that we cash out in the living of our lives. However, we may not know what’s written on those notes or when we might act in order to obtain the things we want."

Based in Brooklyn, New York, Sam makes astrology and metaphysics accessible for everyday people, via online classes, public lectures, and The Zodiac Lounge, a monthly gathering to celebrate healing, wisdom and community. He has written astrology articles for online and print publications, including, and Pride, a British Black women’s magazine.

Christeen Skinner

skinner christeen 100pxChristeen Skinner is author of the Financial Universe (published 2004) in which she forecast the global financial crisis. She works in London, UK and has a broad clientele: from City traders, to entrepreneurs and private investor.

Christeen was Chair of the Astrological Association of Great Britain, is a Trustee of the Urania Trust and Director of Cityscopes London, which specialises in future-casting. She is also Chair of the Advisory Board for the National Council for Geocosmic Research and a Director of the Alexandria I-base Library working to preserve texts and documents. She publishes a free monthly newsletter and offers courses on financial astrology. Her latest work ‘Exploring the Financial Universe’ was published in October 2016 and ‘The Beginner’s Guide to Financial Astrology’ in February 2017.

She lectures widely in the UK and USA and via International Webinar events. You can find out more at

Georgia Stathis

stathis2Georgia Stathis, BS Communications, Northwestern University; MBA, Pepperdine University. 

Georgia is an internationally known professional astrologer, speaker,  teacher, and the author of Business Astrology 101: Weaving the Web between Business and Myth. She teaches at Kepler College and international organizations.Georgia's work is published in such journals as the Galactic Trader, NCGR, ISAR, OPA, Mountain Astrologer, and American Astrology. She is a contributing author to OPA’s 2017 book, The Professional Astrologer: Building a Successful Astrology Practice. Books and recordings are available at

Passionate about preserving astrological literature for future generations, Georgia founded the Alexandria iBase Project in 2015, a joint effort of Starcycles, Urania Trust, and Kepler College. A portion of the proceeds from her new book, Pushing Through Time will go to

You can listen to a lecture by her on Antiscia by clicking here.

Kelly Surtees

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Kelly is a full time professional astrologer who shares her passion for astrology through client consults, teaching and writing. With more than 16 years in private practice, Kelly is experienced, friendly and insightful. Kelly’s specialty areas include predictive astrology and incorporating traditional techniques into modern practice. Kelly teaches and lectures around the world and online.

An Aussie by birth - don't let her accent confuse you - Kelly divides her time between Canada and Australia.

Find Kelly online  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or via Facebook and Twitter.


Carol Tebbs

tebbs_carolCarol A. Tebbs, MA.Carol Tebbs attended Whittier College earning both BA and MA degrees in English, and shortly after, an MEd in Education. She was President of Kepler College from 2003-2006. Her 38 years of teaching Advanced Placement English to students receiving university credits is combined with her extensive Leadership Team experience in a large urban school district. As three time Accreditation Team Leader, Technology Grant Author, District Writing Program Coordinator, and District Mentor Teacher charged with training new teachers, Ms. Tebbs' experience and knowledge of the many facets of higher education complement her recent work with the College Board as a "writing assessment reader" and AP teacher trainer.

Recognized as 1999 Wal-Mart "Teacher of the Year", and 2000 District Teacher of the Year, Ms. Tebbs is annually noted in Who's Who in Education and Who's Who in the World. Ms. Tebbs recently published The Complete Book of Chart Rectification. Ms. Tebbs is also well recognized in the astrological community for over 30 years of community service as: 3 terms ISAR President and 22 years on the Board; UAC Co-founder, Board member, Board Chair and UAC '95 Coordinator. Her E-books published in 2003 include: Beyond Basics: Moving the Chart in Time and Beyond Basics: Tools for the Consulting Astrologer.

Patricia Walsh

WalshPatricia 100pxPatricia Walsh is a certified Deep Memory Process (DMP) regression practitioner (since 2001) and is the Chief US Trainer for Dr. Roger Woolger’s institute of Deep Memory Process (since 2003).  She is also a graduate of the Jeffrey Wolf Green School of Evolutionary Astrology (2004) and is a certified Evolutionary Astrologer.

She is the author of Understanding Karmic Complexes : Evolutionary Astrology and Regression Therapy’ (The Wessex Astrologer, 2009).  She is also a contributing author to ‘ Insights Into Evolutionary Astrology : A Diverse Collections of Essays by Prominent Astrologers” ( Llewellyn, 2010). She has lectured at conferences internationally since 2005, including NORWAC, UAC, ISAR, SOTA, Balkan Astrology Conference (Serbia), Edmonton Astrology Conference (CAN), Romania, Vancouver, London and Australia (CIA Star Camp 2013).

Combined with astrology, she specializes in multi-dimensional healing work based in Shamanic principles including; Soul Retrieval / Fragmentation and Spirit Releasement (Ancestral and Earthbound Spirit work). Her focus is in healing present and past life trauma synthesizing both intuitive hands-on healing and therapeutic approaches. Her website is at