LYF 2016 presenter spotlight :: melissa boyd
Posted Apr 14, 2016 in Festival Info Presenters
Melissa Boyd has dedicated her life to being of the highest service. Melissa’s journey as a Psychic Medium started at a young age and she has always used her gifts of spirit to help others. Melissa has a clientele from around the globe and teaches classes on a variety of subjects to help others develop the inner wisdom of their soul using mediumship, yoga and organizational development. She used her intuition to advance organizations and world issues for over 15 years in Non-Profit Management and government. Her many roles include National Trainer, Lobbyist, Professional Development Director, Commissioner and Board member. She has been involved with cutting edge projects ranging from a statewide media campaign featuring Retired General Colin Powell to developing a strategy to halt nuclear weapons production in the United States. She was also instrumental in implementing curbside and pay-per bag recycling for the City of Portland, Maine in the early 1990s.
Appointed by former Maine Governor John Baldacci, she served as Commissioner to the Maine Commission for Community Service and Volunteerism, where shehelped develop a nationwide public policy platform. Melissa holds a Bachelor’s degree in Communications from the University of Southern Maine and a Master’s Degree in Public Policy and Management from the Muskie Institute. She is a Reiki Master and a 200 RYT. Over the past five years she has assisted thousands of people worldwide to embrace their life path and connect them with their loved ones in spirit. For nearly a year she hosted the talk show “Spiritual Tools” on Sedona Blog Talk Radio. Melissa has been a teacher at the Maine Yoga Fest and offers a number of workshops on spiritual development. This year her first book “Intuition: Grow Your Knowing” will be released.
Melissa studies at the Arthur Findlay College in Stanstead, England which is the world’s foremost college for the advancement of spiritualism and psychic sciences. She attends numerous workshops and seminars to increase her spiritual development and deepen her gifts. Some of her teachers include James Van Praagh, Deepak Chopra, Tony Stockwell, Dr. Stephen Covey, Diana Cooper, John Holland, Panache Desai, Yogi Desai, and His Holiness the Dalai Lama.