Team Sawubona

Team Sawubona

Many years ago, Lori was introduced to a greeting in the native South African tribal word, Sawubona, which means "I see you". You may remember it being used in the movie, Avatar, and the powerful exchange that occurred when shared between two people who truly "see" each other.  It is answered "Sawubona" or "Ngikhona" which means "I am here."


How powerful to be truly seen by another human being.  Isn't that what we all ask for, to be acknowledged for who we are and the inner light we share with others?


Our lights shared together create a greater light and can radiate through the darkness we each face and that of others.  May you elevate your interactions with each other today and "see the heart and light" with them!

We see it in YOU and honor YOU today!

Others Align With Us...

Sawubona is more than just a Zulu Greeting.  We loved this article by Roche Mamabolo that says so clearly what we stand for and the belief we have at our core.  "Sawubona is an invitation to a deep witnessing and presence.  It invites us to communicate, to explore the possibilities of helping each other.  It means we witness your journey."  Check out the rest of Roche's article here  

Our Team of Connectors

We are a team of women entrepreneurs who have collaborated together and become the Connectors for this Sisterhood.  Each of us has our own expertise and passion, and together we are able to offer our gatherings the very best of our gifts and strengths.  Here is a brief biography for each of us and we hope that you will join us so that you may personally get to know us even better. 

Lori Dixon

Creative Founder

Mind, Body, and Spirit Program Connector

Owner of

Walk with Lori

Lori's Full Biography

Betsy Schroeder

Director of Hug Experience

Interaction and Energy Connector

Owner of 

Interpersonal Discovery

Betsy's Full Biography

Eileen McDonald

Director of Small Groups

Mindfulness and Wellness Connector

Owner of 

Eileen M. McDonald, LLC

Eileen's Full Biography

Katrina Kuzniuk

Director of Marketing and


Healing and Joy


Owner of 

Kourageously You

Katrina's Full Biography

Erika Ervin

Director of Sisterhood Experience

Perspective and Clarity Connector

Owner of

Modern Yinster

Erika's Full Biography

Our Team of Communicators

Our Team of Communicators, led by our Creative Communicator and Director of the Communicators Team assist us in supporting our Sisters as a part of our active, private Facebook Community.  

Lisa Cohen

Creative Communicator

Director of Communicators

Cassie Clayton

Possibilities Communicator

Christina Brown

Real & Fearless Communicator

Our Support Team

We couldn't do everything we do without our amazing support team of graphic artists, virtual assistants and financial record-keepers.

Callie Revell

Cassie Clayton

Christi Prettyman

Jennifer Drinjak

We thank them and acknowledge their talents!

We also need to extend our sincerest appreciation for our Partners and especially our Sponsors.  

Our Sponsors


"We SEE the light in you. Shine brightly, for we need your glow within our world"

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