Adjunct Faculty, Lecturers & Assistants

Adjuncts, Lecturers & Assistants

Cox, Susie (Lecturer & Adjunct)

Susie CoxSusie Cox is the master Astrologer at Canyon Ranch Health Spa in Tucson, Arizona. She became an astrologer in 1971 and has interpreted over 44,000 charts to date. Her book, The IDA Directory, was sold in 57 countries. She is a well-known leader in the international astrological community and a member in good standing in the ISAR, AFAN, NCGR and a founder of TAG (1979), the Tucson Astrologers Guild.  As an accomplished speaker in her field, she is regularly invited to lecture at national and international conferences and has clients all over the world. Her current book, Susie’s Sun Signs, was bought by Barnes & Noble and presents astrology in a fresh and modern way.

Susie has been featured in the New York Times, People Magazine, Forbes and Washington Post.  She was also featured on A&E, National Geographic and The History Channel.  Susie is listed in Marquis's Who's Who in the World, James R. Lewis' Encyclopedia of Astrology and Sydney Omarr's The Astrology Hall of Fame. www.susiecox.com

Cunningham, Donna (Adjunct)

Donna Cunningham Donna Cunningham is an internationally respected astrologer, lecturer and author of many books on metaphysical topics. She has a Master’s in Social Work and has been a professional astrologer for over 40 years. She uses this combined approach in her "Dear Abby" column in Dell Horoscope. Listed in several Who’s Who volumes, she won a 1998 Marion D. March Regulus Award.

Glasscock, Robert (Adjunct)

Glasscock RobertFor over 50 years (and 40,000 clients!), Robert Glasscock has been a Los Angeles-based astrologer consulting with clients from over 122 countries. For many years he authored over 250,000 words annually in “American Astrology Magazine’s” monthly and Annual Yearbook issues for Publisher Joanne Clancy. His writings for newspaper columns, magazine articles and anthologies have been cited by Liz Greene, among others.

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Gray, Margaret (Adjunct)

Gray MargaretMargaret Gray B.A. ESS (TCD), MSW, D. Psych. Astrology.  Margaret works as a professional Psychological Astrologer offering consultations, courses and workshops in Hawaii, Ireland, and the US mainland.  Having trained at the CPA London with Liz Greene, Margaret taught internationally for several years on behalf of the CPA. She currently writes a regular feature on Psychological Astrology for Network Ireland Magazine and has published astrology articles in the AA Journal UK, the NCGR journal, Positive Life Magazine Ireland, the Wellness Journal and Inspiration Magazine as well as Psychotherapy publications in Ireland and the UK. Margaret has been a speaker at several astrology conferences including ISAR, NORWAC and the UK Astrological Association. She is the book reviewer for the ISAR journal and a member of the ISAR board. Her website is at:  www.astrologypsychological.com

Hillis-Dineen, Madalyn (Adjunct)

Hillis-Dineen, MadalynMadalyn Hillis-Dineen, C.A. NCGR, is a nationally-known astrologer, with nearly 30 years of experience in astrology. She is certified as a Consulting Astrologer by the National Council for Geocosmic Research and is a certified astro*carto*graphy interpreter.  Since August 1994, Madalyn has been the Marketing Director of Astrolabe, Inc. , publishers of Solar Fire. She has helped hundreds of people make the most of their Solar Fire program through her best-selling DVD series and thousands more every day at Astrolabe.

Holloway, Judith (Adjunct)

Judith HollowayJudith Holloway has a Masters of Public Health and earned a Master of Arts in Eastern and Western Traditions: The History, Philosophy and Transmission of Astrology from Kepler College. Judith has studied astrology since the early 1980s. She is currently continuing her research in the area of astrological factors and their correlation and usefulness as predictors for health care outcomes. Judith has also been employed in the health care field since 1974.

Kirtser, Lana (Adjunct)

LanaKirtser2 100x100Lana Kirtser was born in Kiev, Ukraine and immigrated to the U.S. in 1979. She holds a Bachelor of Science in Computer Science from the Illinois Institute of Technology in Chicago. For the past twenty five years, she has worked as an information systems consultant and project manager in Southern California. Her interest in astrology began during her first Saturn return while attending lectures and classes at the Philosophical Research Society in Los Angeles. Between 1995 - 2001 she studied astrology with various teachers associated with the Aquarius Workshops. Her first mentors were Gloria Stein and Marion March.

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Menkes, Jacqueline (Adjunct)

menkes jacqui smJacqui Menkes is a graduate of Kepler College, crowning her study of the celestial arts of astrology of the past forty years.  Jacqui’s longstanding passion for astrology only grew with her education at Kepler College. She lives outside of Philadelphia Pa where is has her astrological practice based out of her home. She practices an eclectic method of astrology synthesizing all the various methods of astrology that were taught at Kepler utilizing her well-rounded toolbox for her clientele to meet their various needs and demands  when it comes to the art of timing life’s cycles and events. In the past she hosted an astrological educational radio show on Blog talk radio interviewing the astrological educators.  She has taken the ISAR Consulting Skills and Ethics test and is preparing for the last part of her professional certification. She is currently serving on the AFAN Steering Committee and is in the process of helping to organize a Philadelphia chapter of the NCGR.

Polise, Joseph

Polise JoeJoseph Polise, NCGR PAA IV, has been a consultant and teacher in astrology since 1990. He uses astrology as a mutifaceted tool to assist people on their life paths, and as an aid in effective decision-making with a creative astrologer as a mediator in this process. Joe also nurtures an abiding involvement in astrology education through the NCGR-PAA and Friends of Astrology. He has presented for NCGR, ISAR, and at UAC and workshops nationally.

Sullivan, Erin (Lecturer)

sullivan erinErin Sullivan’s 45 years as an astrologer has brought her international recognition. Her 6 books are classics, and are read worldwide in several languages, and on the reading list of major schools around the world. Erin's consulting practice is global, integrating all aspects of contemporary astrology. She has an online Training Course. She was Series Editor for Arkana, CAS, London, UK, and published some of the best minds in our field. Background in cosmology, archetypal astrology, and classics feeds her astrological philosophy. She is both profound and witty. Erin has a very full and creative website, which has hundreds of articles, free podcasts, over 135 mp3's for home study . . . and her site is: www.erinsullivan.com

Thornell, Inga Duncan (Adjunct)

Thornell Inga 200pxInga Duncan Thornell graduated from Kepler College with a BA in East West Studies and a minor in Mythology. She is a hypnotist and artisan in Seattle and her interests include astrology, mythology and ritual.

As a prosperity coach, Inga uses NLP, hypnotherapy, ritual and astrology with her clients. She also blogs about blogging, crafts, life and her dogs at http://dunthor.com.

Van Toen, Donna (Lecturer)

VanToen DonnaDonna Van Toen is a teaching/consulting astrologer based in Toronto, Canada. She has been a full-time professional since 1976. She is the author of two books --- The Mars Book (revised edition due out in late 2011 from AFA) and The Astrologer's Node Book --- plus numerous articles in a number of publications. She is also book reviewer for NCGR Memberletter. Donna has lectured extensively throughout North America as well as in Australia, New Zealand, and Turkey, and is known for her clarity, common sense, and wit. She holds certifications from NCGR, ISAR, and CAAE.

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Young, Donna (Adjunct)

Donna Young is a lifeloDonna Youngng learner and graduate of Kepler College.  After 30 years of marketing and advertising sales at a major daily newspaper, she hung up her shingle as an astrologer in Calgary, Alberta. She is dedicated to growing her local astrological community and is involved at a grassroots level in ringing astrologers together to share their language and experiences. Along with other Astrology organizations in Alberta she helps to coordinate a small but mighty provincial conference, teaches classes at a local level, offers private tutoring, and lectures to the community at large on the wonders of Astrology. 

Kepler Instructors are chosen for their expertise in academic and astrological knowledge and for their ability to effectively teach what they know to others in an online environment.

They must be able to produce quality instructional materials that enhance learning by using multiple strategies and approaches. They need to understand how to work with students remotely, and to develop the trust and respect of their students and colleagues.

They also need to stay up-to-date on new developments and examine the interplay of the new and old. And they must be willing acknowledge their own biases so they can present their students with multiple perspectives.