Some know her as a ray-of-sunshine, others as a behavioral enthusiast, some as an author. But at DORD, she's the Founder, Editor-In-Chief, and Get-Shit-Done-Officer. Diana believes the conversation around mental health shouldn't be difficult and that mental health goes way beyond mental illness.
MJ's the creative mastermind and driving force behind some of our tastiest dishes. She's passionate about encouraging healthy relationships with food and making sure everyone celebrates their true selves.
An Educator with over 30 years of experience, Disney Bodyguard, and Psychologist in a past life. Don has lived a lot, seen a lot, and learned a lot. At DORD he shares his experiences as "Donisms" (We're working on the Trademark right now).
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We think of Spencer as our Interior Design Indiana Jones. He's constantly looking for adventure in all things, whether that be hiking, traveling, or researching. Spencer brings life to DORD and continually reminds us how beautiful life truly is.
No one can express mankind's internal psyche quite like Victor. He believes every art piece is a new journey towards a multiverse of infinite possibilities where the destination does not matter, but the journey itself.
A communications expert with a background in writing, research, and marketing, Manya has become an advocate for people who experience psychological wounds after violent events. And she has transformed her experience to become a keynote speaker helping individuals and organizations understand the psychological impacts of trauma, discover their strengths, build resiliency, and navigate through change and crisis.
Photographer and Videographer Extraordinaire, Sebastian is responsible for much of the work within DORD. Known for his unique mix of editorial and surreal photojournalism, Sebastian makes everything feel within reach.
Manav Thaker is an executive and entrepreneur with over 15 years of experience delivering engaging digital and physical experiences for retail, hospitality, and DNVBs. A passionate customer-advocate, Manav believes that empathy is the best path to drive growth and loyalty.
Kim wears many hats, from the Literary Agent and Product Developer representing DORD and all of Diana's Literary Projects, to our mentor and motivator for the team. Kim is an Award-Winning Editor who brings over 30 years of publishing experience to the team.