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OUR FACILITATORS

Lakeesha J. Harris

Lakeesha J. Harris is the co-founder of Black Witch University and founder of Black Witch Chronicles. A consummate freedom fighter for Black Liberation and Reproductive Justice, she currently works as the Reproductive Justice and Health Program Manager at Women With A Vision, Inc. in New Orleans, Louisiana. Most recently Lakeesha contributed to the anthology, Taking Back What is Already Ours: Pedagogies of Healing and Spirituality as Black Feminist Praxis and her self-published title, The Black Witch Spellbook.

 

Former positions include Health Educator and Alternative Insemination Coordinator at Chicago Women’s Health Center, one of the last remaining feminist health centers in the country. As a Reiki Master-Teacher, Root Worker and Diviner, her community healing work has spanned over two decades. She also considers herself to be an Urban Farmer, who consistently heals through the power of apartment farming and teaches the art of making use of small land spaces for food growth. 


Lakeesha received her Bachelor’s Degree in Women and Gender Studies from Northeastern Illinois University. In 2011 she was selected as a Student Laureate of NEIU and received numerous awards for her work as a community activist, poet, and one of the founders of Seeds Literary Arts Journal of NEIU. She is a Playwright whose political literary work, Spirit House – a collaborative play with Dr. Geryll Robinson, was commissioned by the Greater New Orleans Fair Housing Action Center for the healing of the community.

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Lorena Elizabeth Bostic-Seals

Lorena Elizabeth is the founder of Eye of Destiny; she is a Professional Psychic, Tarot Reader, and Priestess with over 25 years of experience in the practical application of Magickal techniques.

 

Raised in the Southern traditions of Conjure, Afro-American Folk Magic, and Spiritualism, her focus today is on inspiring positive and transformational change through direct yet compassionate spiritual counsel; teaching the application of metaphysical technologies for energy manipulation and goal manifestation.

 

Lorena Elizabeth is a Reiki Master Healer, initiated Priestess, and Devotee of Hekate. She has dedicated her time and energy to Healing, Teaching, and Coaching those who are called to the Mysteries of the Craft, and to the reclaiming of Ancestral knowledge.

 

She can be found online at www.eyeofdestiny.org or on Facebook @EyeOfDestiny.

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Toni Maurice-Milburn

Toni is the owner of Ebony Sage Apothecary, a professional Master Herbalist, Aromatherapist and Conjure Woman. Toni has been a practicing eclectic witchcraft for over 30 years, and is an initiated Priestess of Oshun and is trained in the traditions of New Orleans Voodoo, Conjure and Rootwork.

Toni has extensive training in herbology, aromatherapy, massage therapy, crystal healing and Reiki. Her love of herbs, roots and kitchen magick come from her Grandmother, who instilled a strong foundation of respect for the healing properties of plants and herbs.

Toni is also a facilitator, teaching what she has learned of Hoodoo and Conjure work with participants of Black Witch University.

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