to the many people who have helped shape
and reshape me and my work in the world.
My Teachers and Mentors
Mum & Dad
The New Zealand Playcentre Movement
for teaching me pretty much everything I know about empowered presence, radical inclusion and social transformation. This work stands on the shoulders of 1000’s of powerful women. You know who you are!
The ALIA Institute, Windhorse Farm and Master Class Teachers
Jim and Margaret Drescher, Susan Szpakowski, Susan Skjei Crane Stooky, Alan Sloan, Jerry Granelli, Barbara Bash, Tim Walker
The Art of Hosting Conversations that Matter
The Presencing Institute
MBit Coaching International
The Ako Books Team
Tricia Fitzgerald & SEA
(Social Enterprise Auckland)
Lisa Markwick & ManawaOra
Murray Sheard & The Kitchen
Marianne Sue Kinley Cotter & Five
Lisa Nasa & Cockamamie Travel!
The ART Team Members & Catherine Cooper
Tangata Tiriti House & Te Whare Tikanga Maori
Virginia Barney, My Mentor & US Mom
To The Thousands of Brilliant, Incredible Women
I’ve had the privilege of training and coaching. Thank you for being my teachers and for your incredible work in the world.
Andreas, Molly, Rowen, Teddy, Pauline, Tanja,
Jo, Tee, Helene, Ginny, Dorien — love you all.
Revolutionary Woman Development Team
Alicia Conte & Jessica Riehl
Programming & Partnerships
Baja forever Baby!
MA Studio Collective
Brand Strategy, Creative Direction & Development for Change Agents
Mary Wagner, Alexis Valentine & Steve Briggs
Caroline Colvin Photography
For the powerful imagery
Jo Newsham, Artist
For the gorgeous illustrations