Earl Grey Anderson, a native of California is MUFON’s Assistant State Director Of Southern California, as well as MUFON’s Chief Investigator Of Southern California. A STAR Team Member, and a Member of MUFON’s Experiencer Research Team, Earl states that, “Working with Experiencers is a great passion of mine. It’s a very real and active phenomenon, effecting people from all walks of life.” Earl has been a Licensed Nurse since 1985, and also works as a professional musician, singing and playing lead guitar in live settings, as well as on multiple studio recordings. Lives in California.
Georges was born in New Brunswick, Canada and was a Brother in the Jesuit order. After leaving the Jesuits, he was involved in La Compagie des Jeunes Canadiens in Montreal. When Georges and Judith met as adults, life changed, as vivid memories of being experiencers together since very early childhood came rushing in. They developed a Spiritual Retreat Center in Michigan where they taught classes in metaphysics, parapsychology and spiritual transformation for over forty years. Presently, they are continuing to teach classes in spiritual transformation as well as being administrators of a non-profit in Florida called Angels of Hope Love is Real, Inc. The area of ufology has always been an active part of their lives.
Judith was born in New York and was a teacher for special needs children before meeting Georges as an adult. Then they spent time opening to and processing their experiences of being brought together as child experiencers. Then came the development of the Spiritual Retreat Center in Michigan and construction of a 21 foot three sided pyramid for meditation. Now they are administrators of a Florida non-profit called Angels of Hope Love is Real, Inc with two new projects within the organization called Kids to Kids, linking children all over the planet and Kids to Seniors, connecting children to residents in nursing homes. They also continue to teach classes in spiritual transformation. Again, ufology has been an active part of their lives. Being part of the ERT team is truly an opportunity to help others as these people share their experiences in a safe and non-judgmental
Russell Azbill spent most of his life residing in the harsh desert of Arizona. He recently moved to a gentler climate in Northwest New Mexico. In addition to being interested in UFO events since childhood, Russell has been a paranormal investigator since 2003. As a result of his dedication to researching UFOs and the paranormal, he has appeared as a guest speaker both in person and on numerous radio and television shows to discuss UFO and paranormal activity. In March of 1997, Russ was fortunate to be one of the many witnesses to the historic Phoenix Lights. Russell is an award-winning author and published photographer. He has written multiple articles for the MUFON Journal.
Russ has been a member of MUFON for eight years and a field investigator for over seven years. During his time with Arizona MUFON he helped train many new field investigators and was the Arizona MUFON Field Investigator of the Year.
ERIC BARROUILLETActive civil servant and senior technician in topography, road infrastructure and civil engineering, Eric obtained the MUFON investigator certification in July 2020 and is responsible for the Nouvelle – Aquitaine region in southwestern France. His natural attraction to ufology comes from a first observation in his childhood and a recent telepathic contact leading him to become actively involved in MUFON. Empathetic, open-minded and attentive, her wish is to support and help experiencers people. Martial arts practitioner – black belt Goju ryu karate of Okinawa – he enjoys contemplating nature and particularly appreciates the company of animals.
Robert BeHanna is a Licensed Professional Counselor with a Master’s degree in Community Counseling from the Indiana University of Pennsylvania. He also has a license through the state of Pennsylvania in drug and alcohol issues. Currently, he holds certifications in PTSD, trauma therapy and LGBTQI issues. Robert has been with Mufon for over 10 years as a member, field investigator and a state section director in Pennsylvania. His interest in UFO’s and alien abductions came at a young age after reading the book Intruders by Budd Hopkins. He enjoys reading book, sports and computers.
JOHN BUDRYSJohn Budrys has a BA in Psychology and an MSA with concentration in International Business. He has additional training in numerous psychological disciplines, manufacturing philosophies, shamanic and metaphysical techniques, regression hypnosis, and wood model making. John worked for years as a counselor/group therapist for several organizations. He retired (civilian) from the US Army, where he was a specialist in manufacturing and technical negotiator for Abrams Tank and other vehicle contracts. Post retirement he was asked by several DOD organizations to return as a consultant, most notably for the MRAP vehicle production and repair process. He’s currently a volunteer Field Investigator for MUFON and ERT member, in addition to investigating paranormal topics, supporting animal rights, creative audio woodworking, and enjoying his grandchildren. John lives in Michigan.
Jason Carignan is a Mining Engineer and Commercial Photogrammetrist, for one of Canada’s largest mining operations. His passion for Ufology and uncovering the truth has been the leading motivators in his role as National Chief Investigator for MUFON Canada. Jasons’ interests and hobbies include Astrophysics, AI, and constructing his own purpose-built drones. With over 400-combined, independent and official UFO investigations, Jason approaches each investigation with an open, yet scientific mind.
Professional photographer and former press correspondent for the daily newspaper Ouest-France, Janny Charrueau obtains MUFON’s investigator’s certification in December 2017. After completing several field surveys, she will be appointed MUFON Quebec’s Director of Investigations in May. 2018. Early 2019 Janny became the Assistant Director of Investigations for MUFON Canada. Janny working on cases of abduction.
Daniel J. Christiano, Ph.D. is a licensed Psychologist in Arizona. He is currently practicing in the White Mountains, where he lives with his wife. They have three children and three grandchildren. He obtained his Doctoral degree in Counseling Psychology from Arizona State University and his Bachelor’s and Master’s degree from Canisius College in Buffalo, N.Y. He has been trained in treating children and adults, and has experience in PTSD, meditation, hypnosis, and cognitive-behavioral therapy. Lives in Arizona.
Sue Countiss is a Section Director and Field Investigator for the Washington MUFON Chapter. She is a former Nevada State Director and a member of the ERT Team. She joined MUFON in 2012 after spending 27 years as a Scientist specializing in Radiation Safety and Remediation of contaminated sites from Radiation Research Projects. She is a licensed Hypnosis therapist and has worked with clients since 1997 using Neuro-Linguistic Techniques and Regressions. Her interests are many, especially UFOs and the Paranormal studies.
Aleta DeBee is State Section Director in Washington State. She has been a MUFON Field Investigator since 2009 and a member of the Experiencer Research Team since 2015. She is a graduate of Kent State University, majoring in Communications and Education. She believes the Experiencer is the real key to disclosure and to the future of humanity. Lives in the state of Washington.
Christopher DePerno was born in Ithaca, New York where he then joined the United States Marine Corps, being recruited and selected in the Marine Security Guard Battalion, the bodyguards to American Diplomats and Protection to embassies all over the world. He finished his tour and went back to college to earn a degree in Criminal Justice. At the same time, Mr. DePerno was a member of the Army National Guard, where he was assigned as an Intelligence Sergeant/Nuclear/Biological/Chemical Warfare Technician. Mr. DePerno then joined the Ithaca Police Department and was sent to the FBI Academy to become an Instructor. Mr. DePerno taught at the Broome County Police Academy, where he gave classes on Basic Criminal Investigation. Mr. DePerno was then recruited by the Syracuse Police Department, where he became a Detective. He was first assigned to the Abused Persons Unit, the Rape Task Force, then transferred to the Criminal Investigation Division, where he was a case detective working and solving major crimes. He is a trained professional interviewer and interrogator for the Police Departments. Mr. DePerno finished 25 years of a law enforcement career. He is now retired and enjoying being a Field Investigator and Chief Investigator for New York MUFON.
Nancy is currently the Assistant State Director for MUFON of Kansas. As a Field Investigator Nancy has interviewed witnesses and researched many UFO/High Strange events with a team of highly skilled Kansas MUFON Field Investigators. These investigations along with her own
personal experiences span an extraordinary range of phenomena fueling Nancy’s passion for the study of one of the greatest mysteries of our time. Nancy also works with the MUFON Experiencer Research Team or ERT. The “ERT” Team provides a safe place for witnesses to share their stories who have experienced events such as UFO sightings, missing time, interaction with non-humans and a variety of other paranormal events.
Don Donderi is a retired psychology professor. His research specialty is human visual perception and memory, two human capacities that are essential to obtaining and analyzing UFO evidence, and he has maintained a professional interest in the UFO evidence since 1965. He lives in Montreal, Canada.
Gwen Farrell, CHt, RT, is a Certified Hypnotherapist specializing in Experiencer Therapy who assists abductees and contactees with their ET contact experiences. She is also a past MUFON Field Investigator and consultant, and CE-5 and consciousness researcher. She leads experiencer groups at conferences and currently facilitates an on-line support group for experiencers from around the world. She is also the author of numerous journal articles in the UFO/ET field and two books. She is a member of The Academy of Clinical Close Encounter Therapists (ACCET), The Organization for Paranormal Understanding and Support (OPUS), The Journal of Abduction Research (JAR), and The Mutual UFO Network (MUFON) where she serves on the Experiencer Resource Team. Her newest book is “Forbidden Questions: A Guide to Human-ET Contact.”
Mark is a Field Investigator in the UK, originally from the North of England he is now based in Edinburgh, Scotland. Mark has worked in the youth work and social care sector for over 20 years. He is experienced in planning and delivering person centered one to one support, designing and facilitating group work and developing and delivering training to staff, volunteers and members of the community.
Jon Furr is a MUFON Field Investigator for the state of Mississippi, and member of the Experiencer Research Team. In addition to the Ufo phenomenon, his studies include the related fields of Hypnotic Regression Therapy, Parapsychology, and the Paranormal. He is the author of “Ufos and Consciousness: Physical and Psychic Effects”, and works as an I.T. professional. Jon lives in North Mississippi.
I enjoy helping people who find themselves in unusual situations . I have saved people’s lives which I am most proud of.With a degree in Parapsychology and deep interests in science , Mufon is an exploration every day! Deep in the woods of North Jersey I have an incredible group of friends and we all love animals!
I have worked in airline technology for 20 years as a Senior Business Analyst and Instructor which has allowed me to travel the world and work with people from many interesting cultures. In the past I have volunteered as a Child Advocate for CASA and worked to represent a foster child with the courts. As a passionate follower of MUFON for many years, I became a Field Investigator to become more involved in the research of UFO sightings and to provide support to experiencers.
Bradford Neil Ivie lives in Jonesboro, Arkansas, and is the Chief Investigator for Arkansas MUFON. He has earned a B.A. in Organizational Psychology from Christopher Newport University, as well as a degree in Police Science/Criminal Justice from Thomas Nelson College, both in Virginia. In 2013 he completed his PhD in Metaphysical Sciences from IMHS, a Florida Institution, with a primary study of Ufology and Abduction Research. His background is in law enforcement in both the U.S. Army and in civilian life. He has been an assistant professor of criminal justice for two colleges, and is now retired from all professional work. He has been a MUFON member and investigator since 2010. Brad is an accomplished musician and is an amateur astronomer. His interest in UFO phenomena goes back to childhood.
Denny Johnson is a retired lawyer. He received his JD in 1975 and specialized in litigation. He has been a long time researcher of all aspects of the UFO phenomena and has been a certified field investigator for Arizona MUFON since 2016.
KEN JORDANKen Jordan is currently the State Director for Texas, the Director of the San Antonio MUFON Chapter, a level two Field Investigator and has served as Chief of Investigations and a State Section Director for Texas. He is a retired Army Field Artillery Officer (2014) with 39 years of service to include Special Operations and Counterterrorism. His work with Experiencers as an Investigator is now used as a member of the ERT. Ken lives in San Antonio, Texas with his wife of 52 years. He joined MUFON while still on active duty in 2013.
Lynette has studied a Bachelor of Arts Honors degree in Dramatic Art at The University of the Witswatersrand in South Africa. She was a professional actor and dancer for many years, and then continued her studies with a Graduate Diploma in Secondary teaching at Auckland Institute of Technology in New Zealand. She has since then been working as a high school teacher, teaching both dance and drama in New Zealand and presently drama on the Gold Coast, Australia where she resides. Since Lynette was young she has always had an interest in Ufology and the paranormal. Over the last decade, since her first sighting, her interest in the subject has grown and lead her to more research, reading and understanding of the phenomenon. She attends many UFO and consciousness conferences in Australia and is a MUFON field investigator.
Marcie Klevens, MA, LMHC is a psychotherapist in Seattle who specializes in working with paranormal experiencers, as well as, people going through spiritual awakening. Marcie is trained in both hypnotherapy and EMDR, which are both outstanding tools to help people process and move through trauma. Marcie has done extensive research into the contact and other paranormal phenomena as she grappled with a lifetime of paranormal experiences. Being a life-long experiencer has enabled her to see first-hand the transformative nature of these and other non-ordinary experiences. Marcie spoke about her experiences and research at the 2016 American Center for the Integration of Spiritually Transformative Experiences (ACISTE) and in 2018 at the International Association of Near Death Studies (IANDS). She also facilitates the Washington State Paranormal/UFO Encounter Support Group and believes in the need for community through these life-changing encounters. Lives in the state of Washington.
George is a former professional athlete who spent 10 years in the Major Leagues as a pitcher for the New York Yankees, Pittsburgh Pirates, Texas Rangers, and Milwaukee Brewers. During the off season, while playing professional baseball he attended the University Of Pittsburgh School Of Medicine. After completing his baseball career in 1982, he did an orthopedic residency at the University of Pittsburgh followed by a Sports Medicine Fellowship with Dr. James Andrews in Birmingham, Alabama.
After retirement from clinical practice, he pursued his love of astronomy becoming an amateur astronomer supplemented by university courses in Astrophysics. His curiosity about the UFO phenomenon led to his Field Investigator training with MUFON and an appointment as a Section State Director for Pennsylvania and ERT member. He also participated on MUFON’s Anomalous Foreign Body Removal Protocol Team. His interest in alien abduction was fostered by years of medical practice, a strong background in physics and astronomy and an interest in UFO phenomena.
Kathleen Marden is a leading UFO researcher, the author of several books, a featured on-camera commentator, and an international lecturer. She earned a BA degree in social work and worked as an educator and education services coordinator while attending graduate school. She is a practitioner of regression and QHHT hypnosis. Her interest in UFOs and contact began in 1961, when her aunt and uncle Betty and Barney Hill, had a close encounter and subsequent abduction in New Hampshire’s White Mountains. She has been MUFON’s Director of Experiencer Research since 2011 and is on the board of directors of the Edgar Mitchell Foundation for Research into Extraterrestrial and Extraordinary Encounters (FREE). Kathleen can be reached at Kmarden@aol.com. Read her articles or purchase autographed copies of her books at www.kathleen-marden.com/ Kathleen lives in Florida.
Maurene Morgan is the Washington Mutual UFO Network (MUFON) State Director and a Certified UFO Field Investigator who has investigated more than 120 cases. Maurene is also on MUFON’s Experiencer Research Team (ERT), a special group of UFO researchers who interview people who suspect they may have experienced alien close encounters and abductions.
Anna Moss is a registered nurse with a background in health care and laboratory science. She’s had a lifelong interest in ufology and has seen many things she can’t explain. She obtained her field investigator certification with MUFON in the fall of 2018. She enjoys travel, gardening, nature and spending time with her family.
Jerred Nelson has a Masters in Aviation with a Minor in Space Studies. He is a retired Army Officer and has been involved with military and civil aviation for over 35 years. His focus on Ufology and his ongoing Interest in Cryptozoology, keep him busy. He is currently a Level 2 Volunteer Field Investigator and ERT member for MUFON.
Dan is retired from the Air Force where he was a fighter pilot and a test pilot. Following his flying career he was the Director of Test for the F-22 program and finally Director of Test Resources for the Air Force. He spent his retirement as a small businessman in Walla Walla and is now re-retired. He has been a member of MUFON since 2017 and Chief Investigator since 2018.
Fred Richards is a US Navy Veteran and continues to work for the Navy as a Logistics Manager. He received his Associates degree in Information Systems from Andover College in 2003. He grew up in the Northern Adirondacks and his interest in the UFO phenomenon started in the winter of 1977 when he had his own UFO experience. Fred has been an FI with MUFON for the past seven years and is currently serving as the State Director for Maine.
SONIA RIVERASonia studied at the University of Puerto Rico, was a business owner for over 20 yrs.. Practice martial art- Tai Chi Chuan and Qi Gong and has given Tai Chi Chuan seminars in the USA, Canada, Haiti, Dominican Republic, Panama & Puerto Rico. Also, she has been practicing Hemi-Sync (Monroe Institute), with a focus on out of body journeys. She is currently a MUFON Field Investigator and member of the Star Team. Sonia and her children have been experiencers since childhood. She is fluent in Spanish and English.
Jonathan Schwartz is a Field Investigator for the state of New York as well as a member of the Forever Family Foundation and Parapsychology Association. His interests encompass a broad range of topics that range from Ufology and Parapsychology to Cryptozoology. Jonathan is also a licensed Amateur Radio operator, Pilot, Pianist and Musician. He holds a Bachelors degree in Communications and Media. Jonathan is also a member/investigator of the Eastern Suffolk Paranormal Society, a local paranormal group. Jon lives in the state of New York.
Founder and Medical Director of Pacific Stress Medicine, P.S., I have conducted a private practice in general adult psychiatry in the Seattle-Everett area now for over 30 years. Board Certified by the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology, I am also a member of the American Psychiatric Association, the Washington State Medical Association, the Washington State Psychiatric Association, and served as President of the Snohomish County Medical Society in 2000.
I have personally examined and treated approximately 100 alien abduction experiencers and many more individuals with a variety of “paranormal” experiences since 1989. Helping to found the Seattle Consciousness Education and Research Society with physicians of several different specialties and others with professional expertise and interest in these areas, I continue clinical and research activities having to do with these topics.
Denise is a retired Civil Servant of 20 years plus. She worked special projects with National Park Service in Colorado then transferred to the Navy in Florida where she did background searches for new recruits entering the nuclear power world. Denise is trained in forensic hypnosis plus is a former cave diver and SCUBA instructor. As an SSD she holds meetings in the Orlando area plus 2 support group meetings per year for experiencers. She has been working in ufology for 40 years.
Madeleine (Mady) Tobias, MS, RN CS is a retired psychotherapist who worked with veterans with PTSD from combat trauma as well as sexual abuse. She had also been in private practice since 1979 working with adults victimized in childhood, and those who had been in destructive cults. Mady is the co-author of Captive Hearts/Captive Minds as well as contributing to three other books on mind control, cults and recovery issues. She has contributed a chapter on psychological and recovery issues in Kathleen Marden’s Extraterrestrial Contact : What to Do When You’ve Been Abducted with fellow ERT members Ann Castle and Denise Stoner.
Mady became a MUFON Field Investigator in 2016 and was immediately drawn to helping experiencers and those affected by their exposure to UFO phenomena. She has had a lifelong interest in ufology and the paranormal. She sees many similarities in the aftereffects of both destructive cults and abduction experiences. Her latest book, Dogs, God and UFOs is a memoir of her spiritual/psychological journey. Mady is a Reiki Master, volunteering giving Reiki to patients in a hospice organization.
SEV TOKSev Tok is a Speaker, Author, Spiritual Counselor, Commentator, and Field Investigator for North Carolina. Born in Istanbul, Turkey, she came to the U.S. as a little girl and earned a Bachelor of Science Degree in Biology from Loyola University. She has had ET Contact since childhood and offers support for Experiencers around the world through planetsev.com. She shares information about the ET/UFO Reality through her books, blogs, articles, interviews, lectures, and her YouTube channel, Alien Spirit TV. Sev will be appearing in an up-coming Canadian TV docuseries about the reality of ET Contact.
Robert Upson, DCH, CH, CI has a Doctorate of Clinical Hypnotherapy (DCH) from American Pacific University. He is a member of the National Guild of Hypnotists and practices as a consulting hypnotist (CH) and is a Certified Trainer/ Instructor (CI) for the Guild. His practice has included over 100 Experiencers of non-human contact/ interaction. He has been practicing hypnosis for over 22 years. Robert has been a student of Ufology for over 50 years, is a Field Investigator and a Star Team member. He is also a certified paranormal investigator and is a licensed Professional Engineer in Florida and New York. Lives in Florida.
This has resulted in contact with hundreds of Experiencers of non-human contact and with those who have had interactions with the unknown. She worked with adjudicated and victimized teens for 23 years. She has managed several businesses. She holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Community and Human Service and Associate degrees in Business Administration, Criminal Justice, and Paralegal. She is extremely non-judgemental.
Kathleen Wyer has a Bachelor of Fine Arts, and a Masters in Education in Design, Communications, and Technology Education. She utilized her education and project management skills to teach multiple Washington State Employees and the Judiciary on new statewide systems, laws, and policies. She has been a Certified Field Investigator for Washington State since 2015.