Awakening Foundation’s President:  Patsy Sanders

Patsy is an entrepreneur, a Master Hairstylist and International Image Consultant and Speaker.

Patsy provides head to toe makeovers for women and men to look and feel their best, and have more confidence.

Patsy says, “It’s such an amazing confidence booster to watch the world interact with you in a whole different way. You feel more grounded, more confident, more alive!”

Awakening Foundation’s Vice President: Christi Corradi

Working in the arena of Personal Empowerment for three decades, Christi Corradi is an international speaker, a Transformational Life Coach (LMC) and Art Therapist (ATR).

As a Life Mastery Consultant, Christi provides coaching, mentoring, and creative workshops, using proven strategies that can stop the self-doubt and fear, and can develop personal faith, self-love, and confidence that will carry us toward bigger dreams and a more expansive life.

Awakening Foundation’s Treasurer: Laurie Zerga


Co-Founder and Foundation Mentor: Cyndy Mercedes

Cyndy, in collaboration with Dollie Mercedes founded Awakening Foundation over 15 years ago to support the process of individuals Awakening to the idea that we are all connected.  

Among Cyndy’s other endeavors,  is a certified Svaroopa┬« Yoga Instructor and Embodyment┬« Therapist who is registered with Yoga Alliance at the 500 hour level. She has also achieved certification in Neural Linguistic Programming (NLP), Reiki and Huna Energy Treatments. Cyndy is a Process Engineer at Coherus,a Biotech company, supporting Drug Product manufacture to enhance patients lives.

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