Liz Neves is a mama, meditator, dreamer, herbalist, reiki practitioner, and 13+ year Brooklynite. Liz leads herbalism and meditation classes for families and adults in Prospect Park (gatheringground.nyc). Raganella, the herbal body care business she launched and ran for 3 years, had a loyal following and was featured in food.curated on NYC-TV, LA Weekly, Huffington Post, and more.
When she's not leading a Gathering Ground class, Liz practices reiki and teaches classes at the New York Botanical Garden, MINKA Brooklyn, and other institutions throughout the city. She is deeply grateful for her direct teachers: her son, Cyndi Lee, Robin Rose Bennett, Peeka Trenkle, Jacoby Ballard, Karen Rose, Rosalee de la Forêt, Andrew Faust, Kristin Reed, Leda Meredith, Vanessa Chakour, the Shambhala Meditation Center of New York, the Interdependence Project, the Plants, the Elements, the Earth. Liz is also inspired by the work of Rosemary Gladstar, David Winston, 7Song, Matthew Wood, Stephen Harrod Buhner, Robin Wall Kimmerer, Chögyam Trungpa Rinpoche, Joan Halifax, Robert Waggoner, and Llyn Roberts, among many others.