Kimberly Winsor, President
Kimberly Winsor is a Registered Polarity Therapist and Licensed Massage Therapist. She is an experienced bodyworker and herbalist of 22 years. After graduating from the NM Academy of Healing Arts in 2002 with a Dual Certification in Massage and Polarity Therapies, training in Chinese and Ayurvedic Nutrition and movement therapies she has enjoyed maintaining a private practice embracing people, animals and the environment. The offering of this material is the culmination of over a decade studying with Jerry Becker of Healing Touch Wisconsin, 2 decades of managing her own boundaries while mindfully touching bodies, a decade working with Marcus Daniels and his Authentic Feeling and the Healing Process workshops, and a prayerful collaboration with higher teachers and guides.
Jo Ann Wormuth, Vice President & Director of the Healing Program
Jo Ann experienced a dream visitation by Archangel Gabriel while recovering from a life-threatening illness in 2014. She came to understand that this visitation was her calling by God to use her gifts as a “Lightworker” to help humanity on Earth. JoAnn began a path to become an Energy Healer by completing Eden Energy Medicine Foundations. She is now a Reiki Master Teacher and an Integrated Energy Therapy® Master-Instructor. She is also the Healing Director with the Oneonta Chapter of the Institute for Spiritual Development. In all her practices and teachings, she strives to impart that true health is a balance of physical, mental and spiritual bodies.
Tom Landon, Secretary
Hi, my name is Tom Landon. Sue Landon, my dear wife and co-founder of ISD Oneonta with her sister, Diana Friedell, transitioned peacefully in November 2021. My residence is the official headquarters of ISD Oneonta, used for Sunday services, readings, classes, and workshops. I am chairperson of the Properties Committee, secretary for the Board of Directors, and a sanctioned ISD healer. I am retired and keep quite busy with my Certified Therapy Dog, Poppy, visiting six facilities every two weeks in Oneonta and nearby counties. My great passion is singing barbershop harmony with the Southern Tier Barbershop Chorus in Binghamton. Oh, and I also love gardening, kayaking, yoga, Qigong, and calligraphy.
Christene Springle, Trustee
Christene is the owner of Mountain Magic Healing Studio in Schenevus, NY. She is an intuitive tarot reader, animal communicator, evidential medium, psychic, energy healer, teacher, and an Intuitive Transformation Coach. Christene has been a member of ISD since 2021, a board member since 2022, and is a sanctioned reader. Christene is a lifelong intuitive, who shares a deep connection with nature and animals and loves to connect with animals both alive and in spirit. Along with offering tarot, mediumship, and animal readings, Christene teaches metaphysical classes, offers private mentorships for development, and intuitive transformation coaching. She created her Studio as a sacred space for her clients for readings, healings, development, classes, and community. Christene offers her services both in-person and virtually. To learn more, visit https://www.christenespringlemountainmagic.com. This is where magic and healing begin!
Rev. Story Lucile Ducey, Ex-Officio, Co-Director Faculty, Adult Education
Classically trained Psychic Medium and long time teacher of interdisciplinary courses in Comparative Religion, Esoteric Judiasm & Christianity and ‘The Art & Science of Intuitive Development for Seers and Scientists.’ She lectures on the teachings of Edgar Cayce and Alice Bailey. Story has an Intuitive Counseling Practice and teaches in both Otsego County and the Metropolitan area. Story is a former faculty and board member of the Metaphysical Center of New Jersey; a Graduate of Columbia University and The New Seminary. Her teachers include Jean Munzer, Rabbi Joseph Gelberman, and Rev. Janet Nohaveck. She has worked as a Pastoral Counselor and Officiant in Christian and Interfaith ministry for 25 years.
Reverend Diana Friedell, Ex-Officio, Pastor, Co-Director Faculty
Diana is the owner of the 20 year old Oneonta based Spiritual Counseling Business, “Tuning In – Tuning Up”, where she offers private confidential Psychic Intuitive Readings, and she teaches classes in Meditation, and Intuitive Development. Diana, also known in the area as a Theater Director and actress, is a graduate of & was ordained through “Fellowships of the Spirit”, a two year school in Lily Dale, NY. Diana graduated from SUNY Oneonta with an Education Degree, and taught at the Elementary School and College Level and served as Director of Religious Education at UUSO for 6 years. Diana was sanctioned into the ministry at the Institute for Spiritual Development in W.D.C. with the plan to work with her sister Sue Landon on the start up of this new chapter.