Rev. Susan Shahani is a Licensed Agape Minister/Practitioner and former Senior Minister/Spiritual Director of a spiritual community in Orange County. Her vision which consists of “The Cultivation of World Peace Through Inner Peace” is expressed through the Teachings and Practices of the Agape Movement/New Thought Ancient Wisdom Teachings. She has been teaching classes through Agape University and facilitating workshops for over 12 years. She currently teaches An Introduction to Transcendent Masters, a class that explores the founders of New Thought. Rev. Susan has been on the facilitation team for Practitioner Studies for over 8 years. She was also the National Sales Trainer for an Internet Marketing Company, developing programs, curriculum, teaching/training executives and sales teams in excellence and helping them achieve higher levels of personal and professional success.
Rev. Susan has been the director of several ministries including the Membership at Agape ministry for over six years and is currently serving as the director of the Agape Association of Communities ministry whose vision is to connect like-minded spiritual communities globally into a larger vision of a “Creating a World That Works for Everyone.” For the past five years Rev. Susan has been a board Certified Hospice Chaplain and certified Palliative Care Chaplain, serving families and patients facing terminal illness, assisting them through their final transition. She provides bereavement support and facilitates grief workshops to those that have lost loved ones. Rev. Susan is a mother of four adult children and currently resides in Laguna Beach, CA. She enjoys hiking, running and the splendor of breathtaking seaside walks with her long-time companion/dog Toby.