Kat brings over 15 years of experience helping individuals and organizations address problematic interpersonal dynamics and create new ways of being and relating that lead to enhanced creativity, productivity and meaningful collaboration for all. Kat is a practicing psychotherapist and served on the board of Threshold Foundation.
North Star Founder, Development Officer, MAPS
Chief Operations Officer,
Treasurer of the Board,
Liana Sananda Gillooly is a lifetime activist for social justice, drug policy reform, ending war, and the environment. She is currently a Development Officer at MAPS. Liana has lobbied Congress, lectured MBA students, and given a TedX talk. She is an experienced meditator and trained death midwife.
Shirelle Noble is a systems-thinker who brings over 10 years of strategy, operations, and management experience. Formerly a consultant at Bain & Company, she led and scaled global teams in rapid growth environments. She is a practitioner of Hatha yoga and meditation and Zendo-trained peer support sitter.
Tim Chang is a Partner at Mayfield Fund, investing in next-gen Commerce & Marketplaces, Communities, Health & Wellness and Digital Media. Mayfield Fund has no commercial interest in Cannabis or Psychedelics. Tim is an accomplished musician who performs with bands, and is passionate about leveraging technology and wisdom to boost consciousness and wellness across body, mind and spirit.
Dave McGaughey is an artist, storyteller and designer. He is a founding member of Auryn Project
, the author of We Will Call It Pala
, and designed the website for Sage Integrative Health
. Dave came to psychedelics from natural foods. He has made kombucha commercially or personally for ten years. Dave holds a B.A. with Honors in Gender Studies.