2022 Guests of Honor

Jason Mankey

Jason Mankey read his first book on Witchcraft in the seventh grade, and dedicated his life to the Craft at age 22. Today, Jason is a third degree Gardnerian High Priest and helps to run two Witchcraft covens in the San Francisco Bay Area with his wife Ari. Jason is a popular speaker at Pagan and Witchcraft events across North America and Great Britain, and has been recognized by his peers as an authority on the Horned God, wiccan history, and occult influences in rock n’ roll and heavy metal music. He is the channel manager at Patheos Pagan, the worlds most read Pagan blogging site, and writes there at Raise the Horns, and at the magazine “ Witches and Pagans”.









Tess Whitehurst


Tess Whitehurst believes life is magical. She's the author of lots of books and oracle decks about magical and spiritual living, including the bestselling Magical Housekeeping, the award-winning The Magic of Flowers, and her latest, The Self-Love Superpower: The Magical Art of Approving of Yourself No Matter What. As the cohost of Magic Monday Podcast, she gets to talk to fascinating magical authors and practitioners almost every week. She's also the founder and facilitator of The Good Vibe Tribe Online School of Magical Arts. Tess lives in the Rocky Mountains of Colorado with her family, which consists of one boyfriend and one cat. Learn more about Tess and find her free spells, rituals, and guided meditations at Tesswhitehurst.com.






2022 Featured Presenters


Kenn Day

Kenn Day is a full-time Shaman, actively practicing in a professional setting for over thirty years. In addition to offering healing sessions in person and remotely, he is an author, lecturer and teacher who presents in-depth training in Post-Tribal Shamanic teachings. These are teachings received from his Spirit Ally, Grandfather.

He is the author of two books on the Shamanic experience, Dance of Stones: A Shamanic Road Trip (Moon Books 2013) and Post Tribal Shamanism: A New Look at the Old Ways (January 2014).

A founding faculty member of the Academy of Chinese Acupuncture in Lebanon, Ohio, Kenn taught medical QiGong and TaiJi. He is licensed by the Ohio State Medical Board and certified as a Structural Therapist. He is also an active member of AMHA and founder of Sheya. Kenn has studied various indigenous forms of shamanic practice, as well as shiatsu, movement technique, jin shin do, and other body-centered therapies.He has taught numerous workshops in the United States and Europe, and is a sought-after lecturer on Shamanism.

He offers both foundation and advanced level workshops in Post-Tribal Shamanic Teachings – in person at his practice, Body & Soul, in Cincinnati, Ohio, remotely through Zoom, and in major cities across the country.



Clifford Hartleigh Low

Clifford Hartleigh Low has been described as a living encyclopedia of the arcane. He lectures across America on the philosophy, history, and effective application of all manner of magical techniques; with a reputation for being entertaining, scholarly, and thought-provoking. Clifford has studied and practiced dozens of forms of magic and divination for over forty years, but is best known for his mastery of ancient astrological magic and Hoodoo. His expertise and accomplishments in the techniques of wealth magic, healing magic, weather magic, protective magic, political magic, curses, bindings, mental influence, necromancy, and reversing aging are unique and fascinating. An NYU graduate, cinephile, and audiophile, he lives near New York City. Visit him at clifflow.com.






Ivo Dominguez, Jr.

Ivo Dominguez, Jr. has been active in Wicca and the Pagan community since 1978 and has been teaching since 1982. Ivo is a founding member and former High Priest of Keepers of the Holly Chalice, the first Assembly of the Sacred Wheel coven. He currently serves as one of the Elders of the 14 ASW covens. His techniques and insights are rooted in a synthesis of traditional metaphysical teachings, modern science, and memories from past lives. Ivo has been published in numerous periodicals and is the author of The Four Elements of the Wise; Keys to Perception: A Practical Guide to Psychic Development; Casting Sacred Space: The Core of All Magickal Work; and Spirit Speak: Knowing and Understanding Spirit Guides, Ancestors, Ghosts, Angels, and the Divine, among other works. In his mundane life, he has been a computer programmer, the executive director of an AIDS/HIV service organization, a bookstore owner, and many other things. www.ivodominguezjr.com.









Diana Rajchel

Diana Rajchel is the author of Urban Magick: a Guide for the City Witch and Hex Twisting: CounterMagick Spells for the Irritated Witch. She splits her time between her San Francisco, CA and Kalamazoo, MI communities. She has more than 25 years experience as a spirit worker, dealing with hauntings, curses, and just plain weird metaphysical problems. She co-owns Golden Apple Metaphysical with her business partner in San Francisco, and she runs a spiritual consultancy with her life partner, Synty. Witchcraft and magic have engaged her passion for as long as she can remember, and much of her personal and shared practices involves innovation and helping those that "don't fit" in traditional practices find their own way.





Baba Teddy and Lady Kate

Baba Teddy and Lady Kate are most known for their art and ritual projects that aim to call attention, support and raise money for many causes through their ‘Blue Bead’ non--profit but are also the authors and co-authors of many books including ‘Absinthe, Alewives & Alchemy’. They are Artists, Storytellers, and Ritualists representing many international traditions and are happy to be able to return to ConVocation with Ritual, Drum, Dance, special children’s programming and more.