Jordan finds passion in sharing whom he has met and what he has learned with others. PRCPTION Travel is an extension of his life vision: assist people in uncovering their true selves using media & creativity. After receiving his BA in French from CSU Long Beach, Jordan hit the road and never looked back. Trilingual by 21, he has written fiction in the Balkans, taught English in Thailand, instructed yoga & meditation in Mexico, started a music program in rural Jamaica, and video-documented ancient cultural practices and relics of India and Nepal.
Naseem has been a music professional and performing artist for many years, but finds her true calling in humanitarianism work. Today, Naseem is a founder of the non-profit Seeds Of Life Foundation which focuses on educating the public and raising awareness about creating a sustainable future. She is also the owner of High Viber Media Group, which produces conscious media content and hosts workshops and events sharing her passion in holistic healing arts.
Matthew Terwall is a CPA and member of AICPA. With a BA in Business Economy with an emphasis in Accounting from UC Santa Barbara, he has experience in both public and private accounting, including financial consulting. Matt has worked with industries and companies of varying sizes and is currently studying the cryptocurrency fintech space.
West Point Graduate in Systems Engineering & Philosophy, John Scalia Jr. has been a Hollywood Comedian and Creator since 2005. Career highlights include headlining the Hollywood Improv, writing for Life & Style Weekly, a feature segment on TMZ, multiple comedy albums on iTunes, and exposure to 100s of millions of people across the globe.
An animal-loving musician and humanitarian at heart, Tessa Raye discovered her curiosity and merriment for all things exploratory during her undergraduate studies in Communications from Chapman University. Following a study abroad experience in New Zealand, Tessa traveled to Nepal to learn about permacultural building techniques; traversed the US to expose the devastation of factory farming systems; and grew with the development department of a leading animal rights non-profit.
Daniel Levy is passionate about transformational technology with a wide field of focus in order to achieve his goals in community building. He is lead manager of villages.cc community currency system and creator of the Humandalas movement meditation workshop & card deck. He is an active community organizer, living on Big island of Hawaii.
Hunter Thornfeldt is a music producer and multi-instrumentalist from Boise, Idaho. Extensively trained in classical guitar, he has since branched out to songwriting, recording, mixing, mastering, and music production. He provides his skills to local artists & humanitarian projects and has recently lent his audio engineering skills to the US National Whitewater Service’s “Explore” series.
Wade Williams is a high school video instructor from Los Angeles, California. He has a teaching credential and a master’s degree in Educational Technology, having studied Video Editing at UCLA. A patron of the arts for his entire life, he has been a part of many productions in any number of capacities. The filmmaking process fascinates him and he loves the collaborative nature of it. He believes introducing youth to “positivity-styled media” has a capacity to do tremendous good as a result of teaching a generation to embrace the good in people & situations and not focus so much on the negative.
Happiest when living in a diverse and accepting environment, Dustin Cooper has experience teaching children at home and abroad, and has called France, Netherlands, and Thailand home as well as San Francisco and Reno. He holds his MA from the University of San Francisco in International Studies with a focus on refugee integration. He is excited to put his non-profit experience and ability to break language & cultural barriers towards building community with PRCPTION Travel.