August 24, 2010

Meet The Team

The Wellbeing Foundation is an eclectic bunch of humanists, animal activists, artists, community developers, and world travelers. What we all have in common is the passion and ability to make the world a better place for everyone.

Alisa Abdullaeva, President & CEO
Alisa is a Clinical Hypnotherapist and Counselor running her private practice in Dunwoody, GA.

Alisa has a special passion for helping people and wildlife in Africa. She traveled to Kenya in 2012 to meet the Maasai tribe in Esupetai, where the Wellbeing Foundation installed the first water well. Alisa is now focusing the team on building a school in Kenya. Alisa is now focusing the team on building a school in Kenya.

Sorina Cleopatra-Iliescu
Education Director
Sorina graduated with a BS in Engineering from Transylvania University, Romania. She furthered her studies in Psychology, earned a MS in Psychology in VA and just completed her Doctoral degree in Education.

Currently, she works as a teacher at North Cobb High School in Georgia. She cherishes her full time job as a mother of two boys. Her other passions include painting, writing, and publishing poetry. She is an incurable optimist, finding beauty in everything. Sorina’s message to you is “Beauty is within your reach. It is worth finding!”

Dayna Hines
Vice President & Director
of Economic Development
Dayna is a Fraud Technology Database Engineer at Bank of America. She loves traveling, scuba diving, surfing, running, yoga, and her two awesome pups, Kona & Rusty. Her passion is the transformation of global systems to create a world where all beings can thrive.

Angie Hensley, Marketing Director
Angie’s birth name is Harvetta Anjonette But she has gone by “Angie” since she was a small child.

Angie works in property management, HUD, Tax Credit, and low income housing. She has three kids, and seven grand kids. Her passions are music, dancing, meditation, camping, hiking, helping others, animals and premium cigars. And if that’s not enough, she is also a member of the Clayton County Response Unit.

Dr. Ada Frazier-Turner
Chief Operation Officer
Dr. Ada is a Doctor of Dental Surgery (retired), Health & Wellness Coach, and
Longevity Consultant.

She graduated University of Arizona, BS, Physics & Chemistry; Meharry Dental School, DDS; Harlem and Sydenham Hospitals Residency in GD. Dr. Ada is a world traveler, humanitarian & ecologist.

Darrell Turner, Project Manager
Darrell is a retired Certified Project Management Professional.

He has vast experience in technical product development in the semiconductor industry, ASML, Medicaid, Healthcare, CRM, Telecom, Insurance, and Consumer Goods, among others. Darrell currently enjoys nurturing his photography business.

Kiné Corder, Chief Finance Operation
Kiné is a National Certified Counselor and Clinical Hypnotherapist. She is also the CEO of Presidential Lifestyle, a wellness company focused on wealth in all of it’s forms.

Kiné designed a special program for high-achievers, helping them reach their wealth goals without sacrificing their wellness and their relationships. She is a proud daughter, mother of adopted twins, and a grandmother. Her life’s mission is to use her gifts to help others discover their gifts.

Tatyana Repina, Member
Tatyana is a loving wife, mother, Reiki healer and channeler. She is passionate about education and hyper-focused on building a school of happiness and conservation in Kenya. Moreover, she is committed to a planet with zero waste and a plastic free environment.

Cristiane Meloto, Member
Cristiane is a financial consultant with over twenty years experience, and has helped more than ninety companies improve their financial results. Her mission as a financial professional is to serve others with integrity and expertise.

With passion and perseverance, her goal is to become nothing less than a leader in this market.

Elena Repina, Social Media Director
Elena is an ethical fashion influencer and activist. She is passionate about justice, ethics and sustainability. Elena enjoys cooking, writing, reading, and playing the piano.

Gathegu Gatungo, Member
Gathegu is a world citizen, mother, wife, activist, wilderness instructor, educator and urban farmer.

She enjoys being in the outdoors and growing food. She believes that all children deserve an outdoor space in their community where they can safely be immersed in nature. Gathegu says “We adults need to teach children how to love nature before we can ask children to protect nature. I endeavour to leave children with a deeper relationship with the natural world.”

Kyle F. Bidlack, Creative
Kyle is one of the original members of the Wellbeing team and is thrilled to be back. The positive impact this new school will have upon Kenya will be immense. And Kyle stands ready to assist the team in any way he can.

Marg Jones, Wildlife Director and Administration
When Marg was eight, she read Born Free and her love affair with wild cats began. Her passion was re-ignited when she left the corporate world to pursue her commitment to wildlife. Marg volunteered at two of Australia’s innovative zoos for over a decade.

Since 2006 she’s led nine African wildlife safaris and is active in animal ethics in research and animal welfare in Australia and Antarctica.

Kenya holds a special place in Marg’s heart… it was the home of Elsa the lioness, and is the home of one of her favourite wildlife conservation organisations, the Sheldrick Wildlife Trust.

A.M. Noel, Team Leader
A.M. was born in Malaysia and has lived in 5 continents and 15 countries. He married Linda, the woman of his dreams, and has two daughters. He is a graduate of the curriculum for Living & Wisdom Unlimited from Landmark Worldwide. A.M.’s impossible promise is a world that works for everyone with no one and nothing left behind. 

Gordon Martin, Sponsorship Director
Gordon is the CEO of People Places & Things, – an Experiential Tourism Company based in Newfoundland Canada. A passionate service-oriented leader, Gordon spent many years supporting the sustainable development of water and sanitation hygiene education projects in Africa.

Gordon is a speaker, poet, writer, and photographer. He has a Bachelor of Commerce (Hons), an MBA, and extensive professional development qualifications.

Matthew Langie, Marketing & Analytics
Matt brings over 20 years experience in B2B software and technology marketing and has led marketing for high-growth, VC-funded startups. Matt earned his (MBA) from the University of Texas at Austin.

Keith Kraft, PR Director

Keith is a Father, Actor and Realtor. His outgoing energy is paramount and very prevalent in everything he pursues. Keith endeavours to bring this team to the forefront and remain top of mind when it comes to charitable work around the globe.