Mystery School Teachers

Ryan Cucchi, HP

Ryan is a High Priest, Ordained Minister of the Temple of Witchcraft, teacher & Deputy Minister of the Cancer Ministry. Ryan works with Community Outreach for the Cancer Ministry and is the author of “Round About The Cauldron Go” a monthly (ish) musing of Kitchen Witchery here on the Temple website. You can typically find [...]

Christopher Penczak, HP

Christopher Penczak is the co-founder of the Temple of Witchcraft religious nonprofit organization and the creator of the Temple of Witchcraft Mystery School and Seminary education programs. Developed through his extensive work as an award winning author, ritualist and minister, the educational core of the program comes from his six book and CD set Temple [...]

Alix Wright, HPS

Alix is the Lead Minister of Pisces, the Ecstatic. As the Pisces lead minister Alix oversees public rituals, including Esbats and Sabbats. She has been leading public rituals for over ten years. She is a Shamballa Reiki Master, Usui Reiki Master, reads tarot, and does energy and guided meditative healing sessions. Alix was born in [...]

Jocelyn VanBokkelen, HPS

Jocelyn is a person of many hats: witch, student, equestrian, farmer, landlord, bookkeeper, eco-freak, teacher, and lover of life with a talent for not knowing when to stop talking. She came to the Temple of Witchcraft already partially self-taught, but studying intensively with Christopher from 2000 to 2003 solidified her identity as a witch and [...]

Silver Lyons, HPS

Silver Lyons is an ordained minister, High Priestess, teacher, and writer. Silver has traveled the seeker’s road her entire life, finding her spiritual footing in the path of Witchcraft, Shamanism, and Buddhism, culminating in a path she refers to as the Witches Dharma. She has been teaching on these subjects professionally for over 15 years. [...]

Adam Sartwell, HP

Adam Sartwell is a co-founder of the Temple of Witchcraft and Virgo lead minister, in charge of healing and magickal crafting work. A self-initiated witch since his teens and a Reiki master, Adam is also a graduate of the Temple’s Mystery School and an ordained minister. He is the author of the book 21 Days of [...]

Irmalyn Hackett, HPS

Irma is a High Priestess and Ordained Minister of the Temple of Witchcraft and a Deputy Minister in the Taurus Ministry. Irma is also a Reiki Master in both Usui and Shamballa Reiki and is certified in level 1 of the Bach Flower Essence Program. She has worked closely with other hebalists and practitioners in [...]

Emily Jones, HPS

Emily Jones  is an eclectic Wiccan Priestess who works closely with the tarot, shamanic journeying, mantra practice and the Egyptian pantheon. She is always looking for new ideas, events, and practices to inform her spiritual journey.  She began studying with Christopher Penczak in April of 2006 and received her ordination through the Temple in June of [...]

Valerie Heiderich, HPS

Valerie is an eclectic witch who received her witchcraft training through the Temple of Witchcraft. She received her ordination in June of 2011. She currently teaches levels 1 – 4 of the Temple of Witchcraft classes. She also teaches classes on meditation, tarot and sigils. She has developed and teaches the class Spinning Spells that [...]

Elaanie Stormbender, HPS

A witch, healer, and herbalist, the focus of Elaanie’s work has been the founding and development of Hecate’s Cauldron of Mississippi, a local witches’ circle, providing support and resources for the pagan community through education, Sabbat celebrations, healing work, and the development of other resources. She is a High Priestess and ordained minister in the Temple and serves [...]

Cat Kelly, HPS

Cat Kelly is a High Priestess and Ordained Minister in the Temple of Witchcraft, in addition to being co-owner of Heart, Body & Soul, a metaphysical store and center for conscious living located in Columbia, MO. A life-long student of spirituality, Cat explored many different spiritual teachings and traditions before being introduced to Wicca & [...]

Airmid Plantwalker, HPS

Airmid is an herbalist, a witch with Northern roots, and a healer by virtue of Reiki and many years in the practice of professional nursing. In addition to her work with the Temple of Witchcraft, she is the owner of Airmid Plantwalker’s Mighty Herbs, LLC. In her spare time she enjoys crafts and the company [...]

Tim Titus, HP

Tim is a High Priest and ordained minister located in southern California.  He offers rites of passage services: weddings/handfastings, baby blessings, home blessings, and funerals. Contact: twtitus714@gmail.com.

Gwen Owen, HPS

Gwen Owen, MSW, LCSW, HPS came to the craft by way of Spiritualism. She was born as the third generation of Spiritualists who studied and worshipped in Lily Dale, NY. While Gwen enjoyed being from Spiritualist family, she longed for a deeper connection to the meaning, and science of life. To understand what the connection is that we [...]

Rowann Stormbender, HP

Rowann Stormbender is a high priest and ordained minister in the Temple of Witchcraft. Rowann has served in various capacities in the Temple, including his service to the Sagittarius ministry as moderator of the Witchcraft II and III forums, as a mentor for students of several classes, and most recently has been approved to teach Mystery School classes. [...]

Virginia Ann Villarreal, HPS

Virginia is a HPS and Minister of the Temple of Witchcraft. Ministerial services include hand fastings,  weddings, funerals, reiki, pastoral counsel, rituals,  tarot readings, cleansings, and smudgings. Contact: Virginia@templeofwitchcraft.org

Stevie Grant, HPS

A high priestess and ordained minister of the Temple of Witchcraft, Stevie is Dean of Students of its Mystery School and Seminary. In addition to her training in the Temple tradition and service to other Temple ministries, Stevie brings with her over 25 years of experience as a spiritual counselor, psychic and metaphysical healer, Reiki [...]

Rachael Mueller, HPS

Rachael Mueller is a witch, occultist, shaman and teacher.  Her graduate work was in Religious Studies and Philosophy and has a passion for the vocation of a Witch and community.   She began ministry work over 20 years ago and has been an ardent student of spirituality and religions since childhood.  She has studied with [...]

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