Bruce Scofield - President
Bruce Scofield, an astrological consultant for over 40 years, has authored seven books, numerous articles and papers on astrology, and sometimes speaks at conferences. He has served on the education committee of NCGR since 1979 as both member and director. He holds an M.A. in history, a Ph.D. in geoscience, and teaches astrology and astronomy at Kepler College and Environmental Evolution at the University of Massachusetts. His website contains information on Mesoamerican astrology and other topics.
Cathy Coleman - Director of Education
Cathy Coleman, NCGR-PAA Director of Education and Certification, holds a doctorate in East-West psychology from the California Institute of Integral Studies, and is a Level IV NCGR-PAA Consulting Astrologer and a Jyotishi, ACVA Level I She is a graduate of the Online College of Astrology (OCA), the Online College of Vedic Astrology, Komilla Academy, is a certified Astro*Carto*Grapher. She was president of Kepler College 2001-2003. She currently serves as education director and president of the San Francisco chapter of NCGR. She writes a weekly astrological blog for subscribers and for the Bodhi Tree Bookstore.
Eytan Tsioni - Treasurer /Web & Media Advisor
Eytan is a certified NCGR-PAA Consulting Astrologer who has a part-time practice in New Jersey, where he lives. He is a member of NCGR since 1999. His full-time job is as a Chief Information Officer for a large apparel company in Manhattan. He has 30 years of experience in Information Technology (IT) and has developed software from writing code to managing IT teams and infrastructure.
Liane Thomas Wade - Advisor
liane-wadeLiane Thomas Wade lives on Roosevelt Island, a part of New York City. She has been President of The Uranian Society (which is a Special Interest Group of the NCGR, the National Council of Geocosmic Research) since 2004. Liane has been studying astrology for over 20 years, specializing in American politics and politicians. She has lectured worldwide to astrologers, using the Uranian system of astrology. She is the Executive Secretary of the National Council for Geocosmic Research (NCGR) and is an Advisor on the NCGR-PAA Board of Directors. Prior to retirement she was Executive Director of the Antiquarian Booksellers Association of America.
Monica Escalante-Ochoa - Advisor
Mónica Escalante-Ochoa is a Mexican astrologer with NCGR-PAA Level IV certification. She is president and founder of the AstroMéxico Chapter. Mónica has been a practicing astrologer since 1996, both as a national and international lecturer and teacher. She has written astrological articles as well as 4 books: “Astrology, Path of Light”. “Astrological Predictive Techniques, Walking with Light”, “Astrology III: Deepening into the Path of Light” and “Advanced Astrology; Exploring Different Paths towards Specialization”. She has been a speaker at International conferences NCGR, UAC and at Astro Lodge. She also teaches at The International Academy of Astrology.
Madalyn Hillis-Dineen - Clerk
Madalyn Hillis-Dineen, began her association with NCGR in 1979 as an officer of the Northern New Jersey chapter. In 1986, she expanded her involvement to a national level when she became editor of the NCGR memberletter, a position she held until 1994. From 1990-1994, Madalyn also served as NCGR's Executive Secretary and, as such, maintained its national headquarters, was involved in conference planning, public relations and created the first NCGR Directory of Professional Services. She comes to her current position after having served as NCGR Clerk. Madalyn has also served on NCGR's Publications and Education Committees. Winner of the 1995 UAC Regulus Award for Community Service, Madalyn was elected to two terms on the AFAN Steering Commitee.