Program Facilitators

These are the people that have joined us and collaborate with us throughout the year with workshops and events that have nourish, opened our hearts and minds in creative ways to the work of God in us. We are humbled by the work of the Holy Spirit in them and thankful to have them on our team.

Melissa Tablada

Melissa Tablada is a Licensed Marriage & Family Therapist, Creighton Fertility Care Practitioner Intern and SoulCore Leader. She lives in Miami, FL with her husband A.J. of two and a half years. Melissa serves women, couples and families to help them become healthier in mind, body and spirit. SoulCore is a beautiful practice of praying the Rosary, meditating on scripture & exercising while doing so. Together let's grow and become the best versions of ourselves!

Mayra Hall

Mayra Hall has been a spiritual director since 1998, studying at Creighton University, St. Thomas University, and Mercy Center (Burlingame). Since then, she continued her studies in pastoral ministry, various bodywork modalities, and creative expression. She offers spiritual direction in person and online.
Mayra is also certified as Facilitator in SoulCollageⓇ and Expressive Writing for Health, and offers workshops in both. She currently lives in North Carolina with her husband.

Stella Kessler

Stella Maria Kessler is a certified Enneagram facilitator from the Atlanta Center for Wellness, and a certified Spiritual Director from St Thomas University. Stella has assisted STU as an instructor for the 1st year Enneagram segment, and has supervised 3rd year students for their Spiritual Direction Course. At MorningStar she has lead the St Ignatius Spiritual Exercise Course, and presented a three part course entitled Transformation in Christ. She had lead an interactive 12 Step Spiritual Lab at a Rehab Center.

Ann Rose

Lynn Brown

Lynne Brown has been involved in ministry for over 30 years, mostly in the Archdiocese of Miami, with a 5 year stint in upstate NY, where she served on the Bishop's Council of Women to the Church in the Diocese of Syracuse. Lynne graduated from the Spiritual Companionship Program at St. Thomas University.

Rev. Katie Carroll

Rev. Kathryn Carroll (Katie) has over 30 years’ experience serving and leading churches. She also has
directed the social-emotional learning program at an area school. She offers seminars in hospital and
retreat settings (including MorningStar) on a variety of life issues.

Ligia M. Houben