Past Events


JANUARY 7 - Elaine Lopez-Bogard

Elaine will share her NDE experience and how it transformed her perception of the world we live in. 

FEBRUARY 4 - Our IANDS Maui 2nd Anniversary Party! 

Presenter Rodney Dowdle will share his electronic equipment through which he may talk with the spirit world.

MARCH 3 - Susan Ward, Founder and Co-Leader of IANDS Maui

Earlier in her life, she was the founder and creator of Yoga for the Young at Heart, yoga classes for seniors and beginning yoga students. She created award-winning videos, and a book, as well as taught worldwide. She even appeared on the cover of Yoga Journal! She also has been a Santa Barbara County planner with a master's degree in Urban Planning from UCLA, has had her real estate license and spent most of her adult life as a developer. She’s always felt guided and protected through all the challenges in her life and is here to share evidence of some of those experiences.


APRIL 7 - Meeting cancelled due to Coronavirus.


MAY 5 - Virginia Lilly Jablonski

Due to Lyme Disease Ginny medically retired from a career as a protection agent in 2001. Following a near-death experience Ginny realized that she could hear discarnate spirits, plants and animals communicate with her. Now, Ginny focuses on sharing the tools she used to successfully overcome the debilitating effects of trauma with both people and animals. She travels the country speaking publicly about her near-death experience and healing journey.



JUNE 2 - Mark Pitstick, MA, DC, and Director of the SoulPhone Foundation

Dr. Pitstick will join us live through the magic of the Internet. He will share with us how scientific research has now demonstrated that life continues after death. We’ll discuss how this might change the way we live and treat others.



JULY 7 - Betsy Palmer

Born an empathetic intuitive in a family with psychic gifts, Betsy has been developing her skills throughout her life. She is a channel and medium, able to assist with you connecting to your spirit guides, animal guides, angels, and loved-ones on the other side. If you are curious about the role spirit and source consciousness plays in your life, her sessions can help you strengthen communication with them, and help you understand your place on your path of healing.



AUGUST 4 - Kim Julen, Founder of Finding Your Fiji

Thought leader, writer, entrepreneur, speaker, and Feng Shui Intuitive Coach, Kim's Feng Shui expertise, intuitive skills, and extensive personal development and business knowledge create a unique approach to resolving your life issues.



SEPTEMBER 1 - Dr. Laurie Moore, Author and spiritual facilitator

Dr. Moore is a graduate and undergraduate teacher at San Fran State, Chico State, and Johnston State. She has developed numerous training programs and internships and has taught hundreds of spiritually focused multi-dimensional seminars worldwide.  She’s spoken at hundreds of venues including Science and Non Duality Conference, Conscious Living Expo in L.A., Mt. Madonna, Esalen, KRON News Weekend, Discovery, Santa Cruz Sentinel, Fox News,, CBS Radio.


OCTOBER 6 - Kelvin Chin, Stress Management & Meditation Teacher

Author of “Overcoming the Fear of Death”. Kelvin will share his NDE experiences and how they can be used to expand our self-knowledge. Director of the Turning Within Foundation.   and



NOVEMBER 3 - Jeff O’Driscoll, MD

In the emergency department of a major trauma center, Dr. Jeff O’Driscoll frequently communicated with souls who hovered between this life and the next. He saw people leave their bodies at the time of death and communicated with them. Their messages were always of love and hope. For twenty years, Dr. O’Driscoll refused to speak about his experiences. Now, in his award-winning memoir, Not Yet, and in venues across the country, Dr. O’Driscoll describes the otherworldly communications that began in his childhood, shortly after the farm accident that took the life of his older brother. Dr. O’Driscoll’s empowering message honors the divinity in every soul.



DECEMBER 1 - Jeff Olsen, Author

Olsen is a bestselling author who inspires audiences internationally with his intriguing story of perseverance and inner strength. After a horrific automobile accident took the lives of his wife and youngest son, also inflicting multiple life-threatening injuries to Jeff, including the amputation of his left leg, he found the courage to survive heal, both physically and emotionally, to thrive in his career and community contributions. Olsen’s incredible Near-Death Experience as a result of the accident brings him gifts not common in today’s world. Jeff appears on many national and international television and radio programs sharing his insights.



Suzanne Giesemann

Author of Still Right Here and more inspirational stories. Suzanne is a teacher of The Awakened Way – a path to knowing Who you are and why you’re here.

Bill Letson

“Straight Talk” by retired firefighter, Bill, sharing his extraordinary NDE and his discoveries of the nature of our “earthly journey”.


Pegi Robinson

Pegi has had two NDEs, one at the age of 5 and another at the age of 25. She has written her memoir, “The Will of a Wildflower”. Her experiences have been the subject in numerous research and reference books. She is an IANDS Group Leader in the Mid-Ohio Valley and has been a speaker at IANDS Conferences.


Kati Alexandra

Kati will share her transformative experience of her “Shared Crossing” with her mother as she escorted her into her next phase of life. She’ll share how the experience has altered her life.


Francesca Kimpton

Francesca is a highly respected English medium whose reputation for accuracy has been demonstrated thousands of times. She will give evidence and messages from loved ones who have passed away to as many members of the audience as possible, proving beyond doubt the existence of an afterlife.


Rich Ralston

Rich is a clairvoyant energy worker and healer. His abilities include chakra clearing and energy release instruction, past life karma clearing, communication with the souls of the dead as well as crossing them over, and remote healing- helping others throughout the world to empower themselves and reach a higher potential.

Don V. Lax

Don will share his transformational experiences of helping people cross over to the other side, as well as play his violin to help heal anything in us that needs attention. You won’t want to miss this informative, interactive and restorative experience.


Gary Gillette

Humorist, writer, award winning voice actor. Imagine dying almost as soon as you are born...and remembering what you saw on "the other side" for the rest of your life. Now, imagine that happening 3 MORE TIMES in your lifetime...and being sent back to Earth to teach what you experienced, each time! This is exactly what happened to Gary and he's finally decided that it's time to share it with the world.


Lisa Jones

Lisa is a former Certified Public Accountant who "woke up" the night her husband died, after a 7 year battle with cancer. She experienced a Shared Death Experience, which opened her eyes to a whole new world.of money, spirituality and love.


Nykki Hardin

At the age of 29, her mother died suddenly which plunged Nykki into a "dark place" of depression and unknowingness. She traveled the world looking for answers and found them in India through meditation, fasting and detoxing. Through these modalities she experienced God, experienced herself as an extension of God, learned to connect with the light, and opened to connecting to the "other side" and beings of Light.


Ingrid Honkala, PhD

Ingrid is a successful marine biologist, author and researcher. Following her NDE at the age of 3, she has been guided by “Beings of Light” to help people become aware of a deeper reality and connect with their Inner Wisdom.


Sharon Lund

Founder, Sacred Life Publisher

Lisa Jones


Barbara Bartolome


JC Gordon

Kati Alexandra

Sharing her inspiring “shared crossing” experience.


Lewis Griggs

Monthly host of "Life, Death, Near Death and Beyond”


Dr. Joe Marshalla

“Dead Man Talking” Joe will share his deep insights as a

result of his multiple death experiences.