Angie Swartz is the Founder of Life Purpose Advisor and offers you the services on this website. She is a Life Coach and an Executive Business Coach with over 20 years experience. Angie works with people who are receiving the nudge to step up to their life purpose and higher calling. These nudges often show up as the difficult life challenges of transitions, illness, emotional imbalance, divorce, job change, heart break, depression, etc. See “How to Find Your Life Purpose” to work with Angie. All of the advisors and content on this site are selected and vetted by Angie. Your questions about Angie, this site, the advisors are welcome. Please call 513.279.2789 for more information.
Judith Balian creates safe spaces where people in transition can explore themselves and their dreams using expressive arts such as image making, writing, movement, visualization, and role play. Her unique Secret Selves process empowers and inspires her clients and workshop participants to accept all sides of themselves. Judith holds a masters degree in psychology/counseling and spent 20 years in the corporate world before starting her own business, Excoveries, in 2007.
Lynda Bunnell is an expert in the Human Design System. She has worked closely with Ra Uru Hu, the founder of the Human Design System, since 1999. The Human Design System is a logical, mechanical, and graphically illustrated system which maps each individual’s unique genetic highlighting. She is an esteemed educator and author in the field and is currently the Director of the International Human Design School. She has true passion for spiritual and metaphyscial studies. Lynda is a mother, grandmother, and a successful businesswoman. She was raised and resides in Southern California.
Kathi Burns, CPO® is a Certified Professional Organizer, Image Consultant, Speaker, Trainer & Author of How To Master Your Muck . As the founder of addSpace To Your Life! she is known for her ability to help people realize their dreams by helping them remove the “muck” that blocks them from achieving their full potential. Featured on GMA, Kathi appears frequently on FOX/NBC News. She is also an expert to Better Homes and Gardens & has been published by Huffington Post.
Fit Food by Jess prepares fresh, healthy, seasonal food customized for busy families and athletes alike. Jess Cerra started Fit Food by Jess in 2009 as a small private chef and catering company in San Diego. In just three years, the company has grown to specialize in tailoring meals for professional athletes, as well as many triathlon and cycling camps. You can also check out Fit Food by Jess in Triathlete magazine, where Jess writes a recipe and cooking column bi-monthly as well as weekly online recipes.
Kathryn Cloward is a passionate and purposeful woman dedicated to rippling loving kindness, compassion, and acceptance into the world. A risk-taking entrepreneur and visionary, Kathryn is the founder and president of Natural Kidz Inc. and Kandon Unlimited Inc., which is home of Kandon Publishing and Kathryn the Grape® Company. Through Natural Kidz, which she launched soon after discovering her son’s severe peanut allergy, her company is focused on nurturing the development of healthy, compassionate, and responsible children. In bringing her childhood nickname to life in the award winning Kathryn the Grape® children’s book series and inspirational music, Kathryn is fulfilling her life’s purpose of helping others develop authentic self-love and a deeper self-awareness and compassion for others. Kathryn is an award winning author and entrepreneur who is passionate about helping others experience unlimited and unleashed personal and professional growth.
Sensei Dave Goldberg, Aikido Go-Dan (5th degree black belt) and founder of Aikido of San Diego teaches, practices, and embodies Aikido. Sensei Goldberg studied in Japan with some of Founder Morihei Ueshiba’s (O’Sensei) most enduring and prolific disciples. He also holds a BA in Philosophy and an MA in Teaching. Mr. Goldberg’s work is inspired by the Founder’s vision that Aikido is here to develop us as more harmonious, free, and effective people. He is dedicated to a path in martial arts that is life-affirming, and connects us to the questions of life that we all share.
Dr. Zannah Hackett is the founder of The YOU Institute, YOU Consulting Group, innovator of The ULT Technology and author of YOU & The Ultimate Life Tool. Dr. Hackett has spent the last 18 years developing an advanced human assessment technology that allows individuals to fully understand themselves and others around them. Individual programs and Life Coaching Certification curriculum is accredited by the BBS, the BRN and the ICF. She has trained over 100 professionals in the use of the technology and continues to advise some of today’s most influential difference makers.
Mark Lovett has held a variety of executive positions (COO, CIO, CEO, CMO) in the high-tech computer industry. He serves as an entrepreneur-in-residence within CONNECT’s Springboard program, helping entrepreneurs analyze market opportunities and craft their business plan by utilizing a systems thinking approach and embracing sustainable business practices. Mr. Lovett is also a board member for the San Diego chapter of the MIT Enterprise Forum.
“Know Thyself” was written on the temple at Delphi and is sage advice for creating relationships and work that bring satisfaction. Sandy McMullen is a student of personality assessment tools that help individuals and leaders understand what makes them tick. The MBTI, Reiss Motivation Profile and the Enneagram provide awareness of our blind-spots and helps us embrace our natural gifts and motivations and those of others. Sandy brings her coaching credentials and her passion for self-expression as an artist to her work of helping people align their energy and resources with who they are..
Health and Fitness Strategy Expert Ashley Mahaffey launches people into champion living. She gets her clients to stretch past what they think is possible, and believes in their excellence even before they experience it. Ashley is a speaker, mentor and trainer who helps entrepreneurs and executives get lean and powerful using the principles of her Body Reset System so they can be wildly productive.
Heaven Quiban is an adventurer committed to improving the world whether she is traveling through a foreign country, volunteering, or studying Communications at California State University San Marcos. She is a talented videographer who recently recorded her studies and related experiences in Rome, Italy and seven surrounding countries. See her videos on YouTube. Heaven is a Life Purpose Advisor intern.
Textile industry expert & consultant Michelle Roberts works with businesses to create and maintain sustainable product lines in the textile, apparel, and footwear industries. Her company, Technical Textile Solutions, helps clients ensure that their products contain no harmful substances and are created in a sustainable manner, while executing sound, conscious business practices. Michelle knows that sustainability, health, safety, and business profitability go hand-in-hand. Michelle marries an in-depth knowledge of chemical requirements, testing protocols, and sustainability measurements with an expertly integrated approach that allows every company she works with to be in the profitable business of conscious sustainability.
Laura Rubinstein is a Social Media and Marketing Strategist, Master Leadership Coach, Author, Certified Hypnotherapist, & co-founder of Social Buzz Club. In her 22 years of marketing and relationship development, Laura’s creative, innovative, and elegant strategies, tools and training make her a highly sought after speaker, coach, and marketing consultant. Laura has optimized marketing and branding plans transforming more than 1,000 businesses. Laura is the author of the Feminine Power Cards and Transform Your Body in the Mental Gym. She offers practical tools that allow people to create more passion and harmony in their relationships and profits in their businesses. http://
Paula A. Sassi, Certified Master Graphologist, has achieved the highest title awarded in the field of handwriting analysis. She holds a B.A. in psychology and has worked professionally in this field since 1980. She assists companies in personnel selection and conflict resolution. Paula also advises on Vocational Analysis for those seeking the best career path for their personality and skills. Her Behavioral Profile analyses give an in depth psychological perspective of the writer’s personality and have been requested for relationships, partnerships, and court cases. As one client stated, “The other tests give a good typology, the handwriting gets to the soul.”
Jeanne Stone has found her life passion in Yoga. She loves practicing Yoga and being able to offer Yoga to the community. While training for a marathon in 1998, she took her first Hatha Yoga class, which led her to complete the first of many teacher training programs beginning in 2002. The personal heart openings she received from this practice became the gateway to share this amazing practice with others. In March of 2005, she opened the doors of Rancho Bernardo Yoga. With over 1500 hours of formal Yoga training and having the great honor to study in depth with several master Yoga teachers, she followed her inner call to travel and study in India. She is dedicated to being of service as well as to the healing and transformative power of Yoga as a life practice.
Debra Valentina, owner of HeartIgnited LLC, has been a healthcare management consultant and life coach for over 25 years. Prior to launching her practice, Debra was a healthcare executive with Kaiser Permanente, Travelers, and First Health. As an entrepreneur, Debra has owned three successful healthcare-related businesses. Debra earned a Master of Public Health in Healthcare Administration from UC Berkeley. Debra is the author of HeartIgnited: Living a Fully Expressed Life.
In 2006 Leigh-Ann Webster ignited her enthusiasm for healthy living and founded 52 Healthy Weeks, an organization that helps women navigate their way to better health through wholesome food and fitness. Leigh-Ann thrives when her clients take steps towards their potential and really believes that anything is possible. She and her family enjoy many activities including trail running, hiking, cycling, swimming and half ironmans. Leigh-Ann is a Certified Personal Trainer, a Licensed Wellcoach and a Certified Nutrition Coach.
Carmen Ybarra is a photographer in Asheville, North Carolina at Photography Carabella. Her beautiful work, often provoking and sometimes unsettling, has been shown in galleries worldwide as well as in various publications. She shoots from her heart and has a keen eye for aesthetic and beauty.
Carmen has written and photographed for the indie music website, Tiny Mix Tapes, and worked as the set photographer for the independent short film Incrimination. In 2000, her images were selected to be locked away in the Yahoo/Smithsonian time capsule which will be viewed in 2020. Her images are in the global collections of private collectors and her esteemed photographic contemporaries.