Ariel is the founder and director of Gender Illumination and CEO of Shine Diversity. For the past 20 years Ariel has facilitated trainings, workshops, retreats, and written curriculum and policy for organizations, corporations, non-profits, schools, health care providers, universities, and faith based groups all over the U.S. and internationally. Ariel has facilitated Inclusivity and Diversity Trainings for psychedelic therapists and healers to ensure equal access to marginalized communities. Ariel is the creator and facilitator of Drugs: The Good, The Bad, and The Ugly – a workshop designed to address both the benefits of psychedelic healing as well as the challenges of drug misuse, addiction, and overdose. Ariel is the co-founder of Queerdome - the first ever queer centered psychedelic harm reduction. Ariel is an ordained Kohenet Priestess and spiritual leader. Ariel’s work focuses on intersectionality, consent, commitment to working from an anti-oppression lens, and creating communities across diverse cultural backgrounds. Ariel loves to play with pronouns, bring joy into all aspects of life, and creatively spark conversations and connections. Ariel is available for trainings, workshops, teaching, consulting, healing, ritual sessions, performing, and speaking engagements.