The Divine University Board
Antonio Luiz Droghetti
Antonio Droghetti is a seasoned Brazilian executive and businessman with extensive business experience in South America. Antonio is the Latin American & Caribbean Managing Director at Canopy Growth LATAM Holdings Corp, the company makes and distributes medicinal cannabis products worldwide. He was also the Chief Executive of Lifemed, a company that develops products for hospitals and the healthcare sector. Antonio has also previously served as a senior leader for Grupo Silvio Santos, and Managing Director of Inframérica that holds the airport concession of Brazil. Antonio is passionate about introducing the world to The Divine University, he is delighted to contribute his experience as a Board member of the organization.
Jan Christian Olesen
With over 20 years of experience in the creative industry, and 16 years as Managing Director at Mario Testino+, Jan Olesen has led large teams and collaborated with some of the largest and most significant fashion, luxury and beauty corporations. He has also served on the board of the Mario Testino Museum in Lima, Peru, overseeing a variety of cultural and educational projects, from art exhibitions to community oriented events. Currently, he is involved in Real Estate and Sustainable Financial Investment. Jan has been on a deep spiritual journey since 2013, and he has been an active follower and supporter of The Divine University since 2015.
John Henry Alexander
John Alexander is the former Executive Chairman of Consolidated Media Holdings Limited from 2007 to 2012. Prior to 2007, John was the Chief Executive Officer and Managing Director of Publishing and Broadcasting Limited (PBL), the Chief Executive of ACP Magazines Limited and PBL’s group media division comprising ACP Magazines Limited and the Nine Network. Before joining the PBL Group, John was the Editor-in-Chief, Publisher & Editor of The Sydney Morning Herald and Editor-in-Chief of The Australian Financial Review. John was appointed to the Board of Seven West Media in 2013. He was a director of Crown Resorts Limited from 2007 to 2020 and was formerly a director of Foxtel Management Pty Limited, Fox Sports Australia Pty Limited, SEEK Limited, Carsales.com Limited, Ninemsn Pty Limited and CrownBet. Presently he is an Executive Business Consultant and a Board Director for Ngununggula, a new regional Art Gallery in New South Wales in Australia. John is delighted to share his experience as a Board member of The Divine University to support the organization’s growth and development.
Julie Caroline Green — Treasurer
Julie Green is experienced in Accounting and Bookkeeping in large corporate and small businesses, she has extensive experience as a Treasurer for many diverse groups she has been associated with including The Divine University. Julie also has extensive experience in marketing and running teams in many different areas of life including large corporations and community groups. With her spiritual name Zamara Chamuel, she is a spiritual teacher and healer facilitating groups and supporting individuals for 24 years. She has been with The Divine University for 6 years and is a founding member, and is very honored to be serving the building and grounding of The Divine University so it may anchor higher education that will serve the Earth, humanity and the many, many future generations to come.
Mary Ellen Stringos — Secretary
Mary Stringos is a Juris Doctor, now retired and living in the United States. Mary contributes her wisdom, business and legal skills as a member of The Divine University Board, and is currently serving as the Secretary of the board. Using her spiritual name, Zjadia Christos is honored to support the mission of The Divine University as it brings her peace and hope that a better future is unfolding for humanity and the planet through our service, growth and transformation.
Pablo Jeronimo Espinosa
Pablo Espinosa is a Mexican entrepreneur with extensive experience in international business, sales and investments. Pablo is the Founder and Managing Director of Mindsurf, a leading health-finance technology company with a strong presence in Latin America and presently growing its presence in the United States. He has a diverse investment portfolio and enjoys a board seat in a number of leading companies in technology, healthcare, call centres, aviation, finance and pharmaceutical sectors. He is also a board member of FLY Across, the largest private charter company in Mexico. Pablo is actively involved with local charitable foundations in Mexico that are focused on helping underprivileged children. Pablo is passionate about The Divine University and is delighted to serve as a member of the Board to support the organization expansion.
Qala Sri’ama Phoenix — Founder and Chair
Qala Sri'ama Phoenix is the Founder and Chair of The Divine University, a spiritual teacher, sage, and author. She is a leading pioneer in the emerging field of consciousness, energy science, human potential, and an innovative designer of new education, world service projects and higher vibrational products that raise the consciousness and well-being of humanity. Qala is the Founder and Managing Director of The Sirius Library, an educational platform of cutting-edge new education accelerating humanity’s personal growth, higher consciousness, and well-being. She has created over 150 new education programs, a vast body of intellectual property and content for The Sirius Library and The Divine University. Over the last 22 years, her new education, dispensations, and profound grace has blessed and raised the quality of people's lives in over 45 countries.
Stasja Maria Van Scheijndel
Stasja Maria Van Scheijndel has extensive experience in education, personal & spiritual empowerment and management in the equestrian world, in youth centres, and in communication and presentation skills trainings for companies. A profound spiritual awakening in 1995 formed the foundation of her involvement in the development of The Divine University mission since its inception. Using her spiritual name, Lelama Sjamar has been an international Self-Mastery Teacher and Sound & Light Healing Channel since 2002. Lelama presently offers her service in support of the creation, activation and management of the Teacher Body, Charitable World Services, Universal Centres of Peace, the Universal Gateways Project, and the yearly Wesak events of The Divine University. She also serves as a Board member of The Divine University.
Yvonne Li — Vice-Chair
Yvonne Li has extensive business consulting, finance and social impact investment experience in the Greater China region. Yvonne was the Founder and Chair of International China Ageing Industry Association. She is also the author of a leading Elderly Institutional Management and Operational Book in China, and she served as expert consultant to Governments, Development Financial Institutions, Higher Education Institutions, Corporates and NGOs. Yvonne also founded an Impact Investing firm Avantage Ventures, and as Chief Executive made impact investments in dyslexia, disability, environmental protection and rural development social ventures in Asia. Yvonne also has a background in Corporate Banking, Hedge Fund Trading, and Investment Banking in Hong Kong. She is now focused on her spiritual practice and being in service to raise the collective and planetary consciousness as a spiritual teacher and guide Yjemani Raphael. Yvonne serves as the Vice Chair of the Board, and is a Mentor of The Divine University.