The Sovereign Voice ITNJ Commemorative Issue - Page 112

ITNJ TRUSTEES DR NANCY ASH, DD, PhD Nancy Ash is a modern day mystic, veteran teacher, and pioneering midwife to the new paradigm since the 1970s. Her heart-centered voice has a 360-message heard worldwide as passionate new- thought-leader, author, poet, web TV host, and former radio co-host championing peace and freedom for all women, men, and children. Born in New York, Nancy studied at the School of Visual Arts while working at CBS – a time rich in discovery when she met mythologist, Joseph Campbell. She received a BA from the University of Maryland in ’79, entered seminary and was ordained in 1985. Later in life Rev Nancy earned a doctor of divinity degree from her ministry, and a PhD in religious studies from Metropolitan University. Dr Ash is currently president of New Earth Theological University (online) and Dean of its School of Interspiritual Studies. In tandem with decades of multi-dimensional work as a Oneness Advocate in the field of evolutionary consciousness, she is executive director of the NewEarth University, a planetary hub for wisdom-keeping conserved as the learning arm for a global movement, the NewEarth Project. Professor Ash is deeply honored to serve on the Board of Trustees (2015- ) for the unprecedented International Tribunal for Natural Justice, to ensure that human rights are fairly and nobly upheld, restoring justice-making to The People. She feels that serving in this capacity is a responsibility steeped in integrity, diligence, and steadfast devotion to a better world. JANIE RAYNE Janie Rayne was born in Yorkshire, England in 1937 – daughter of British Aircraft Pioneer Robert Blackburn OBE and his second wife, Peggy. She received diplomas from La Sorbonne, Paris in 1956, and from Ashridge College in England in 1957. Janie studied drama and singing in New York from 1960-64, and subsequently worked as an actress and singer for twenty years in the USA, Italy and the UK. She speaks Italian, French, some German and a little Russian. Always passionate about health, in 1985 she attended the Science and Technology Education & Future Human Needs Conference in Bangalore, India and afterwards published the paper, Communicating the Principles of Health. Janie has always worked tirelessly to bring together the practitioners of orthodox medicine and so-called alternative medicine, most of which has been practiced for thousands of years. Janie Rayne co-produced the first United Kingdom documentary on Aids in 1986 for Central Television, and then went on to produce theatre in the United Kingdom, Ukraine and Russia until 1999 when she became a professional photographer. Seeing life through the creative lens of a camera was a passion since she was an eleven-year-old amateur capturing profound images on film. Janie has been a supporter of the Humanitad Foundation and its two major initiatives: the NewEarth Project and the ITNJ since their inceptions. Above all she is an absolute passionate follower of the TRUTH. EDITH CRAGG Edith Cragg was born and educated in Basle Switzerland. She moved to the UK in 1980 and married Timothy Cragg, a city of London lawyer; subsequently she ran a small, successful property company in Central London until 1991. Edith is trilingual, speaking Swiss German, French and English. After a decade living in the SW of France, the family moved in 2001 to Queensland in Australia, where they continued work in the field of property development. Edith and Timothy are the main participants of a private, not-for-profit, non-government foundation (CoolWellbeing Foundation) based in Queensland. They generally work pro-bono with clients, many of whom have abandoned the traditional medical paradigm. Edith is a qualified nutritional therapist with SNHS, “School for Natural Health and Science,” and holds a diploma in teaching meditation from SNHS. She is also a member of the International College of Holistic Medicine. Edith is absolutely passionate about educating people on methods to stay healthy the natural way. She is determined to assist mother Gaia and its inhabitants to move into a higher frequency space – thus attaining greater peace, justice and prosperity for all. Edith feels humbled to serve as a Trustee and will do her best to live up to the high standards set by her colleagues at the ITNJ. 110