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The NCR Team
Miriam Knight, founder
Miriam was born in Venezuela, and moved to Boston as a child. She graduated Boston University with a BA in Romance Languages and Psychology, and received an MA in Experimental Psychology from the University of Virginia. She worked in hospital administration and research funding before joining the team of Creative Output, a a multinational software company as Vice President of Finance & Administration.
She moved to the UK, and became the Executive Director of the Standing Conference on Public Health, an association of UK medical professional bodies, and later became General Manager of Healthcall Euromed, a UK medical locum firm. While in the UK, Miriam studied energy healing with Dr. Harry Oldfield, and in the US has taken classes in Pranic Healing with Master Stephen Co, in Matrix Energetics with Dr. Richard Bartlett, in Energy Medicine with Donna Eden, in CFQ Healing with Chock Hiew, and is a Reiki Master.
Miriam was the editor and publisher of New Connexion, a holistic journal for the Pacific NW and founded New Consciousness Review as a website for transformational books and films driving the awakening consciousness. She also hosts a weekly radio interview show.
Caleb Crosby, Technical Director
Caleb is a highly creative web director with over ten years experience in website and application development and Internet marketing. A former employee of one of the largest consulting firms in the world, Caleb excelled in the fast-paced and highly demanding corporate consulting arena, including the strategic implementation of multiple large-scale systems for telecommunications leaders such as Sprint and Qwest. Ultimately choosing to pursue his own vision, Caleb established his own consulting practice with small and large businesses to promote more efficient business processes and long-term success through the intelligent application of web technology.
Julie Clayton, Reviews Editor
JULIE CLAYTON specializes in developmental editing in the New Consciousness genre, including alternative health, conscious spirituality, quantum science, peacebuilding, women’s views, conscious evolution, and innovations for personal change, social transformation, and global evolution. Julie has edited all of Mike Dooley’s books, including the New York Times bestseller, Infinite Possibilities (as featured in The Secret), numerous Nautilus Award winners, Amazon Top 5 Winners, Social Change award winners, and more.
Julie’s experience includes being Editor-In-Chief for John F. Kennedy University, Orinda, CA.; Communications Co-Director at the University of Creation Spirituality in Oakland, CA; and Book Review Editor for Earthlight Journal. In addition to writing and editing non-fiction manuscripts, web copy, and other written materials, she has spent almost two decades working with doctoral students of Wisdom University. Currently she is a Religion Reviewer for Publisher’s Weekly, Reviews Editor for New Consciousness Review and a freelance editor and consultant to Beyond Words Publishers in Hillsboro, OR.
Julie has a Bachelor’s degree from Goddard College and a Master’s degree from John F. Kennedy University in Consciousness Studies (now Integral Studies). She is currently a Metaphysical Science (MscD) doctoral candidate with the University of Sedona.
NCR Team Reviewers
Our reviewers are at the heart of NCR!
Some of our Top Reviewers:
Cynthia Sue Larson, Berkeley, CA
Diane Holcomb, East West Bookstore, Mountain View, CA
Alaina Zipp, Portland, OR
Krysta Gibson, New Spirit Journal, Monroe, WA
Lamisha Serf, Elgin, SC
Sarah-Beth Watkins, Co. Wexford, Ireland
Corinna Underwood, Rome, GA
Mark Williams, HI
Kenetha Stanton, IN
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