Dr. Vanessa Sage, Ph.D. is a cultural anthropologist, Priestess and poet who supports women to step into their light and share their wisdom with courage and strength. Her work focuses on mindful compassionate leadership as she guides a global reemergence, reimagining, and cultural shift in Divine Feminine consciousness. She is the founder of Sage Priestess Certification®️ and the upcoming Holy Ma Institute.
Vanessa has a Ph.D. in cultural anthropology from McMaster University, and over the course of her 10-year academic career, she studied: hope and the arts, western Buddhism, goddess pilgrimage, and pagan spiritualities as an anthropologist of religion.
She follows a mystic animist path and honours the ancient lineage of serving the Goddess as part of a reclamation of the sacred in all forms. With over 25 years of experience on multiple alternative spiritual paths, she’s emerged as a modern transmitter who serves people from around the world in transformational multi-level programs and high-level mentoring.