TEAM

Executive Producer - Michael DiMartino
Production Manager - Dave Claytor
Associate Producer - Mark Hager
Associate Producer - Magnolia Thomas
Operations Manager - Richard Parissi

Communications - Rachael Tice
Website Development - Cornell Kay / Integrity Chamber
Social Media - Sierra DiMartino
Promotions - Anant (Berkeley)
Publicist - Bob Saunders

Main Stage Sound and Tech Leads - Ches, Sean and Steve Goldsmith

Earth Stage Manager - Daniel Gomez
Sound - Sky Mark Entertainment

Fire Stage Manager - Darin Leong
Sound - F'kir

Water Stage Manager - Elizabeth Herald
Water Sanctuary Assistant- Eleni Anna-Sophia
Sound - N/A

Air Stage Manager - Michelle Goldsmith
Sound - Billy Bensing

Main Street Expo Manager - Steve Nathan
Sound - Chesaqua and Sean
Liquid Lights - Steve Goldsmith
Multimedia - Davin Skonberg

Hostesses MC - Raina Satori
Host MC - Martin Webb

Vendor Coordinator -

Food & Drink - Ariel Wolansky

Eco Village - Sierra Madre

Green Market - Hayle Morgan

Healing Arts - Nadia Baama

Indigenous Village Coordinator - Marza Millar
Indigenous Village - Marituli Mejia, Mignon Geli and Anna Kastner

Peace & Justice Space -

Kids Village - Bia Navarro

Film Festival - Rachel Linden / Green Lifestyles Network

Workshops - Shelly Green

Artisan Vendors -

Tent / Shade Structures - Kelsey Faery

Visual Artisans / Event Art & Design Coordinator - Lake Frost

Gamefication Map - Davin Skonberg

Gamefication Awards - Basil Childers and Brandon Kelly

Artist Hospitality - Janna Maddux

VIP Coordinator -
Gaming VIP - Johnny Ray

Catering (VIP & Artists) -

Zero Waste & Sanitation - Kianti Ecoluv

Live Stream Technical Director - Jim Heck
Live Stream - Brandon Buttrick, Ted Henwood, Tara Kelly

Live Stream Platform - Nate Zeke / Carterra

Videographers / Documentary - Sammie Mendoza

Virtual Reality - Rachael Tice and Greg Edwards

Front and Back Gate Ticketing - Sure Thing Productions

Volunteer Coordinator - Lindsay Semilla
Volunteer Coordinator Assistant - Caitlin Jonkel

Sponsorship Coordinator - Teresa Batzel

Sponsor & Ad Sales Coordinator - Tom Chavez

Security - Sure Thing Productions

Camping Coordinator -

Medical -

Accountant - Penelope Carpenter

Merchandise
T-shirts - Tyler Minnick
Laser cut “Steward” badge -

Team Bios

 

Michael DiMartino

Michael DiMartino

Michael has produced events for more than 35 years. Highlights are the World Unity Festival in 1994, Drums Around the World 1994-2000, The Millennium Gathering in Egypt in 1999 and Synthesis 2012 in the Yucatan of Mexico. He was also an instrumental part of the Rio De Janeiro Earth Summit in 1992 and the producer of the Imagine Peace Festival in conjunction with the United Nations and the International Day of Peace celebration in New York.

Mr DiMartino is also an ordained Interfaith Minister from a 3 year seminary program, educator, global performer, producer, recording artist, Radio & TV personality and the founder of the Alliance for Resilient Communities and the Nevada City Regeneration Hub template.

Currently he is the Founder of the Earthstock Foundation and EarthStock Enterprises dedicated to regenerative solutions and resilient alternatives.

 

Richard Parissi

Richard Parissi

I am Grateful Bear. I bring heaven to earth by empowering the heart - mind - body and soul of Divine Feminine and Divine Masculine in everyone I know.  www.godcardsformen.com

 

Rachael Tice

Rachael Tice

Rachael Tice is a Virtual Reality Event Producer and Sustainability Consultant living in Los Angeles, CA. Rachael co-produced Virtual Burning Man in 2020, and is the founder of The Green BuildHer.

 

Sierra DiMartinoe

Sierra DiMartino

After earning my Bachelors of Science in Communications, I entered the world of marketing and public relations in order to explore what drives us as humans. My professional career has lead me to work with companies such as Phish Inc. and WeWork. Through these opportunities I have gained many intangible skills including relationship building, brand development, and social media management

 

Bob Saunders

Bob Saunders

Bob Saunders has a mixed business and non-profit industry background, as well as involvement in many volunteer causes. His past non-profit background includes experience working for several major organizations as a fundraiser, campaign organizer and manager, event organizer and manager, and as a communications manager. He also a long-time background in many civil rights, social justice, human rights and environmental justice causes, as an activist, organizer, planner, strategist, and volunteer - Occupy Sacramento, Crunch Nestle’ Alliance, The Anti-Monsanto Project, the Anti-Police Brutality Movement, the Family Rights/Children’s Rights movement, the Court Reform movement, Reforming Child Protective Services (CPS)movement, and the Homeless Rights movement. In addition, he has been a board member with several organizations: California Guild, the Justice Reform Coalition, the National Lawyers Guild, and more. Bob strongly believes in and practices the theory of, “Chop Wood, Carry Water.”

 

Elizabeth Herald

Elizabeth Herald - Watershed Wisdom Councils

The Pure Water flowing in the beautiful lakes and rivers of the High Sierra have been a haven for Elizabeth since early childhood.  Being nourished by one of the Sacred Water Hearts of the World, Da ow ga (Lake Tahoe) guides her life journey.  For nearly 30 years Elizabeth has chosen media production as a profession, understanding storytelling to be one very powerful way humans communicate. Within the co-creation of the Water Sanctuary at Earthstock she offers the Watershed Wisdom Councils Concept as an emerging model for connecting and mentoring Water Stewards to move us collectively towards a thriving regenerative human culture on Earth.

 

Davin Skonberg

Davin Skonberg

Davin Infinity is an award winning artist, designer, film-maker and earth activist who has traveled the world to 54 countries studying culture, consciousness and cosmology. He has been a curator and creative director for 25 years, working on over 1000 planetary intelligence projects. He is also an advocate, researcher, and author in many fields of study and communication that work towards an amazing Ancient Future.  View His Work

 

Greg Edwards

Greg Edwards

Greg Edwards is an accomplished Virtual Reality Developer living in Los Angeles, CA. Greg has built virtual festivals for Coachella and Burning Man, and is the founder of Big Sky VR and co-founder of NFT Oasis.

 

Ariel Wolansky

Ariel Wolansky

After getting his Permaculture certificate from the Urban Permaculture Institute, San Francisco in 2012, Ariel Wolansky wanted to do something that would have a positive impact on the world. It all started with growing food, which then turned into a passion for cooking that extended into making chocolate. Choquiero was not born as a business, but rather a passion to share something from the heart that brought joy to Ariel’s friends and family.

 

Raina Satori

Raina Satori

Raina loves the stage and is most enthusiastic about getting crowds going wild. As the Captain and Creatrix of the comedy group, The Shamanic Cheerleaders, her joy of creating crowd coherence with a joyous mission is apparent. Her group was voted "Most Revolutionary Spirit Guides" in Best of the Bay 2012 . She is certainly unique in that she is an ordained Priestess with the Sanctuary of the Open heart and is also a stand up comic. She has performed in and produced several comedy shows in Nevada City in the past two years. In 2018, she toured with the “More Enlightened Than You” spiritual satire show up and down the west coast. Over the last year, Raina has been the Moderator of the Nevada County People’s Assembly, helping to guide the community in learning our constitutional rights and how we can help to keep our businesses open during 2020. Creating equanimity and levity during the last year was no small feat but she lights up the stage with levity no matter what the topic. Most recently Raina has created “Essential Dance”,a weekly community dance event in Grass Valley.

 

Caitlin Jonkel

Caitlin Jonkel

Caitlin Jonkel has been a part of the west coast festival scene both in front and behind the scenes for over a decade, starting as a Volunteer at Joshua Tree Music Fest and then to be a part of many other northern california gatherings in different capacities. She is elated to bring her vast coordinating experience to an organization dedicated to helping the planet and people thrive.

 

Steve Nathan

Steve Nathan

Steve is a Renaissance Man, a veteran, a Dad with 2 daughters who still speak with him and tell him they love him! He has been a building superintendant (one of New York City’s 1,000 Green Supers), a political consultant and candidate and generally attempts to make the world a better place for all of us. His skills include logistics, maintenance, management, communications, branding and operations.

He is the founder of StrategicCampaigns.org which exists for two reasons: We all do better when we all do better. Good planets are hard to find.

 

Edward Henwood

Edward Henwood

Edward Henwood is a Producer of Film and Television committed to the spiritual evolution of humanity and our co-evolution with Gaia. He is the father of two sons, a husband, and a world traveler.

 

Kianti Evoluv

Kianti Ecoluv

Has worked passionately for our environment from helping to implement a recycling system at CSULA, to working for Greenpeace & Habitat for Humanity, to earning a permaculture design certification from Living Mandala and Empowerment Works, including a leadership credential, to volunteering on many projects including building and greening festivals, to creating and engineering many upcycled art and furniture pieces.

 

 

Lake Frost

Lake Frost

Frost & the Earthstock design team coordinate the creation and management of the visual, aesthetic & flow aspects of Earthstock. Frost’s production & volunteerism experience began 6 years ago & includes: the Playa, Abraxas, unSCruz, Monster’s Ball, D-Comp, as well as producing regional, private & corporate events.

 

Jana Maddux

Jana Maddux

Jana Maddux is a Mount Shasta Real Estate Broker with a passion for all things natural. She is active in Natural Farming practices utilizing the KNF (Korean Natural Farming) methodology. She has managed numerous Hospitality Suites for various music & sporting events including the Historic Weed Palace Theater, Earthday, and various tennis tournaments. She enjoys spending time on her “off the grid” retreat property at the base of Mount Shasta and in being present in all the natural beauty that surrounds her.

 

Marza R. Millar

Marza R. Millar

Marza R. Millar, Clinical Herbalist, CMT, MA: Marza , (Two Clouds) adopted at birth, holds the birth rite of her father’s Elders, the Wind Creek of Arizona. After receiving a formal education in allopathic medicine and working in allopathic medicine for two decades, Marza returned to her roots based in alternative and herbal medicine. Her father and uncle held the position of keeper of the Emergence Door of the Wind Creek of Arizona. Grandmother Two Clouds is the last at present to hold this position.

Marza's mothers people are from Isle of Skye, Scotland, a Druid Elder of Clach Na h'Annait Standing Stone. Adopted by birthright trained in the Druid lore and the Mystery School of Astara. Marza also received training in traditional temple teachings of Hawaii at Hikiau Heiau given by the Elders of Naapoopoo Village, Big Island, Hawaii. She studied Lomi Lomi healing with Auntie Margaret Machado and La au lapa au with Aka Pule and Fern Pule, Papa Henry.

She worked with Flower Essence Services for 10 years as Educator and Sales Manager. She has studied with Dr. Emoto, Teresita Espinoza, and many more in the field or Energy Medicine. Marza works and specializes in Vibrational Biodynamic Medicines, Geopathics, Geomancy, and Shamanic Healing for the last 40 years while teaching nationally and internationally. Marza work has taken her deep into the Andes to work with the Inca Elders, into the Arctic Circle to work with the Siberian Yupick, and to the tops of the Hopi Mesa's, and deep into the Temples of Egypt. She holds the woman's fireplace of the sweat lodge and vision quest at the linage fire of Rolling Water and is Elder to the Oracle Clan and Sun Clan of Nevada City.

She also works with Damanhur in Italy, a Eco Community as a Shamanic Guide and Healer. She is currently owner and formulator of a new Biodynamic Vibrational Medicine line called Ancient Earth Apothecary:, She also owns and teaches at the School of Energetics and Shamanic Herbalism. She also teaches Vibrational Medicine, Shamanic Healing, and Herbal Medicine Nationally and Internationally. She also specialized in Geomancy, and Geopathics. She currently has a private practice, spiritual ministry, and is Directing Minister or Church of the Essence.

 

Martin Webb

Martin Webb

Martin Webb is a long time local solar and energy expert, activist for justice, writer/author, four-time business owner, and host of the award-winning KVMR radio program “The Climate Report.” Originally focusing his career on renewable energy and helping everyone make the transition away from fossil fuels, he now spends his time on addressing the climate crisis as a whole, with a keen eye on inspiring personal action. His twice-a-week live climate chat podcast on personal action is called The Balance Beam, catch it every Tuesday and Thursday at 5:30pm on Facebook Live.

 

Shelly Green

Shelly Green

Michelle “Shelly” Green’s path has taken her on many different journeys. Most have been musical, as she studied vocal performance, including opera and English renaissance music, and performed at numerous renaissance faires as well as the Long Beach Opera. She continues giving her voice in service to many projects. Taught medicine ways at an early age by her Chiricahua Apache step-father, she continued her medicine walk and studies with Sun Thunder, Aka Pule, and other Elders that have come forward throughout the years. Having walked a Medicine path most of her life as a student, teacher, and leader, she is dedicated more than ever to helping people find their connection to the Great Mystery so we can help heal Ourselves, each Other, our World and All Our Relations. She is honored to be connected to these people and this event.

 

Michelle Goldsmith

Michelle Goldsmith

Michelle Goldsmith was raised in the Bay Area music industry, with experience in theater, environmental politics, and event production. Ran the weed palace theater several years.

 

F'kir Eldercake

F'kir Eldercake

F’kir Eldercake, AKA Dreamshovel, is a producer, audio engineer and DJ with roots in the North American west coast festival culture of the last two decades. He owns and operates the Portal Audio sound system, and is located in Nevada City, California.  soundcloud.com/fkir

 

Eleni Anna-Sophia

Eleni Anna-Sophia

Eleni Anna-Sophia is a strategic visionary, visual storyteller and intuitive business coach immersed in years of experience in corporate communications, ceremonial arts , interfaith celebrations, and sacred activism. She aspires to embody and teach earth-centric and divinely inspired wisdom in service to consciousness evolution for personal and planetary healing. Eleni is actively committed to planting the seeds for the New Earth through the establishment of a Body/Mind/Spirit Transformational Quantum Healing, Training and Media Center. She is co-creating and co-facilitating the Water Blessing Ceremony at Earthstock.

 

Jim Heck

Jim Heck

After obtaining a degree in Electronics I began my career in the US Air Force maintaining aircraft Computer and Radar Systems. Next I spent 10 Years designing and building commercial airline weather radar systems at RCA Avionics. Moving to Grass Valley in 1976 I spent 10 years with Grass Valley Group as a Test Manager and Manufacturing Engineer.

After retirement, I further developed my love for photography, videography and a new passion - filming narratives. In 2014 I volunteered @ NCTV (now Nevada County Media) a local community tv station. I directed technical operations of the station including livestreaming and fundraising. I introduced and coordinated the Foothill Film Festival (a script writing to film making contest). I acted as Board president 2016-2017.

Currently I’m helping Golden Road Productions and numerous non-profits such as Hospitality House (NIGHT OF GIVING) with fundraising utilizing my live streaming and videography skills. During this last year I was the point person for getting for Center for the Arts livestreaming and video equipment and set up their livestreaming and video production capabilities .

 

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