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Video: Keynote Address,
American Museum of Natural History, New York City,
Introduced by Olympia Dukakis



“Wonderful! Inspirational!”
– Jane Fonda

Donna Henes is a celebrated author, popular speaker, ceremonialist and workshop leader whose humor, insight and wisdom have inspired thousands of people worldwide to discover the joy of empowered living and the satisfaction of making positive change in the world. Her dynamic interactive presentations generate enthusiasm and spirited resolve in audiences both large and small.

Donna Henes has published four books and writes a column for The Huffington Post, as well as UPI Religion and Spirituality Forum and Beliefnet. A noted ritual expert, she serves as a ritual consultant for motion pictures. She has been interviewed on numerous television and radio programs and featured in national publications.


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Selected Testimonials

“Unofficial Commissioner of Public Spirit of NYC.”
The New Yorker Magazine
“Insightful, funny, a treasure....”
—Olympia Dukakis
“... a once in a lifetime experience we will long remember and long treasure.”
— David A, Paterson, Governor NY State
“Mama Donna’s wise words and presence reminded us of who we are and where we’ve been — in a way no book ever could.”
— Dondeena Bradley, Director, PepsiCo Nutrition Venture
“Donna is an eloquent, riveting and knowledgeable speaker... I highly recommend [her] as a speaker for your organization.”
—Susan Duval, Producer, Susan Duval Seminars, Doylestown, PA
“Thank you for delivering such an empowering and delightful speech.”
—Loraine Arlington, Glastonbury Goddess Festival, England
“See her if you get the opportunity. You will be changed, and for the better.”
– S.T., Champlain, IL

Selected Clients and Engagements

The State of New York, Office of the Governor
The American Museum of Natural History, NYC
The Elizabeth Sackler Center for Feminist Art, Brooklyn Museum of Art
Princeton University, Princeton, NJ
The International Goddess Festival, Glastonbury, England
Society of Woman Geographers, NYC and Washington, D.C.
The Omega Institute, Rhinebeck, NY
The Westchester Medical Center Pastoral Care Program, Valhalla, NY
New York Earth Day
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