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Naturalists, Muses, Alchemists & Warriors

Women & Men Committed to Amplifying Your Presence in our World


Christine Powers

Founder & Chief Philosophy Officer

Brilliant, whimsical, visionary, mad talent, eclectic, human tsunami, Mamma. These are a few words people have used to describe our Founder. Christine is a powerhouse of passion to uplift our world through the resurrection of the epic Philosophers Camp, modernizing its essence for our accelerating world today.

Not everyone is called to be a Philosopher nor to spiritual retreat. For those who are, the opportunities for growth are profound. Some of our notable Philosophers are listed below. 


Founding Philosophers

  • Barbara Wittmann, Co-Facilitator Emeritus, Loveland, CO

  • Daniel Gutierrez, Co-Facilitator Emeritus, Elder in Residence Emeritus, Pisac, Peru

  • Dr. Lin Morel, Elder in Residence, Philadelphia, PA

  • David Dachinger, Fleming Island, FL

  • Tamara Green, LCSW, Fleming Island, FL

  • Pat Duckworth, Camp Grandmother, Cambridge, United Kingdom

  • Ben Gioia, San Francisco, CA

  • Lisa Dadd, Ontario, Canada

  • Sharon McRill, Ann Arbor, MI

Master Philosophers


Master Philosophers are Camp Graduates who have worked with The Philosophers Compass for two or more years.

  • Pat Duckworth, Cambridge, United Kingdom

  • Ben Gioia, Santiago, Spain

  • Tina Ingrassia-Dietz, Gainesville, FL

  • Lori Woodley, Simi Valley, CA

  • Stephanie McAuliffe, Provo, UT

  • Kathy Knowles, Melbourne, FL

  • Dr. Minetter Riordan, Loveland, CO

  • Kaelen Revense, Aurora, CO

  • Dr. Charlice Hurst, Concord, NC

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