Rachel Bagby

Rachel Bagby is a Stanford Law School graduate, author, poet, composer, vocalist and renowned performance artist, formerly with Bobby McFerrin’s Voicestra.  Using her voice as an instrument of change, Rachel is a sought-after speaker on topics ranging from “Spirit in Action: The Heart and Soul of the Advocate” for lawyers, to “Voice Blessings,” part of Women, Love and Power with Oprah Winfrey.  In 2008 she received the Artist of the Year Award from the Arts and Healing Network. For 30 years, Rachel has provided training and mentoring to social innovators, helping leading-edge organizations realize their visions and catalyze social healing.  A graduate of the Virginia Natural Resources Leadership Institute and former Wall Street Journal reporter, Rachel’s writings about clean energy and resilient community have been featured in Dirt Rich, Natural Home, Time, Ms. Magazine and The Huffington Post. She is the author of Divine Daughters: Liberating the Power and Passion of Women’s Voices(1999). With Kevin W. Kelley, author of the New York Times bestseller The Home Planet, she recently co-founded Metanoiaa, a social enterprise production and design company that creates art, technology and processes through which humanity can easily visualize and apprehend where we are within our journey through time, space and evolution.

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