Theological Seminary


Theological Seminary


Belladonna LaVeau
Dean of the Seminary

Bella is the Archpriestess of the Aquarian Tabernacle Church, Intl. She also currently serves as Dean of Woolston-Steen Theological Seminary. Bella’s book, Awakening Spirit, is used by our US Military to help chaplains minister to Wiccan Troops, and is part of the Freshman core curriculum in the Seminary. A Navy veteran, mother of three, and spiritual counselor, Bella is a 10 year veteran of full-time Wiccan ministry.

Kara D. Williams
Dean of Education

Kara Drachnyd holds a BA in Sociology and a Master’s of Education with a graduate level certification as a Media Specialist. She has spent 20 years researching and documenting Middle Eastern Dance and Women’s History – earning a Laurel in the Society of Creative Anachronism. She is a 3rd Degree Initiate under Lady Belladonna Laveau/Covenant of Wise, ATC Inc .

Anastacia Sylvester
Dean of Ministry

Anastacia Slyvester (aka Stacia) is a third degree Wiccan Priestess and Reiki Master. She is the HPs for Covenant of WISE and is the of Dean of Ministry for Sacred Cauldron. Stacia works as a clinical therapist with a Master’s in Social Work, and is a Certified Alcohol and Drug Counselor.

Full Faculty

Dusty Dionne

High Priest of the Mother Church in Index, WA. and High Summoner of the ATC, Intl. A lifelong student of the craft, his work is in the political and media arenas. Dusty is also Dean of Marketing and Public Relations at Woolston-Steen Theological Seminary.

Mary Malinski

Mary Malinski is a third degree priestess of the ATC Tradition and High Maiden of ATC Canada. She is the High Priestess of the Circle of the Sacred Muse, a Life Coach and Reiki Master-Teacher. Mary has earned her Associate Degree through the Seminary.

Gavin Bone

Gavin Bone is an initiate of Seax-Wica, and The Alexandrian Tradition (3rd Degree). He is an established Author and lecturer on Witchcraft and Paganism, specializing in Energy Healing and Rune Craft. He is responsible with his wife (Janet Farrar) for the establishment of several progressive covens worldwide. He holds an Ordination and Recognition in the ATC (3rd) and induction into the Eleusinian Priesthood (1999). He was granted an HonoraryDoctorate of Ministry by the Woolston-Steen Seminary in 2016.

Phoenix Silverstar

Phoenix Silverstar is a 2nd degree High Priestess in the WISE tradition of the Aquarian Tabernacle Church. She is a student of the ATC Arch Priestess Lady Belladonna LaVeau, and Mother Church High Priest, Dusty Dionne. Phoenix is graduate student at WSTS, in the teaching concentration, and expects to receive the Master's Degree in Wiccan Ministry at Ostara 2016.Phoenix holds a Master's degree in Wiccan Ministry, teaching concentration, from WSTS.

Adjunct Faculty

Terry Riley

Rev. Terry Riley was ordained by the ATC in 1993. He is the founding High Priest of The Southern Delta Church of Wicca – ATC, established in 1994, in Lake City, AR.

Talyn Songdog

Reverand Talyn Songdog is a recognized ATC 3rd Degree Wiccan Priest in the Gardenarian tradition. He is a Scion of the Church of All Worlds and a certified Clergical Counselor.

Lillith Threefeathers

Lillith ThreeFeathers has studied Goddess Spirituality and Shamanic practices for 40 years. Herinitiation to Goddess took place in the turbulent Seventies. In 1988, she became a priestess ofLilith, a life changing experience. In addition, she is initiated as a priestess of Yemaya. Herpublishing credits include 100 articles, several anthologies, and a forthcoming book.


PO BOX 409

INDEX, WA 98256-0409

Phone: 360-793-1945