Maranda Pleasant is Founder/Editor-in-Chief of ORIGIN Magazine, former conflict journalist and painter. Her vision is to build a platform bringing together Art, Sustainability, Conscious Culture, Music and Humanitarianism in a national publication, giving conciousness a voice. ORIGIN's new film series documents the planet's largest Eco + Human Rights issues.
Maranda is also mother to former #WIMG guest & changemaker Ocean Pleasant. Listen to Ocean's #WIMG archive here.
Brian Leaf, M.A., is the author of six books, including Defining Twilight and the four-book SAT and ACT test-prep series McGraw-Hill’s Top 50 Skills. In his new book, Misadventures of a Garden State Yogi, Brian chronicles his humble quest to heal his colitis, calm his ADD, and find the key to happiness. It has received tons of praise throughout the yoga community.