Jennifer is keenly interested in using the InterPlay forms to promote racial justice and healing and collaborates in developing and leading the worskhops Sankofa Communities and Using Body Wisdom to Build Just Communities. She launched InterPlay Atlanta’s programming with women in prison and teaches regularly at Trinity House and The Friendship Center. Jennifer has also worked as a professional actor and currently teaches and directs with Synchronicity Theatre’s “Playmaking For Girls” program. Her work has long centered on the intersection of creativity and spirituality. Jennifer serves on the Body Wisdom Board of Directors.
Co-Founder of InterPlay Atlanta
Director, Soulprint Players
Foluke is currently the marketing & communications coordinator, and a Teaching Artist at Moving in the Spirit. She has worked with the Atlanta Black Theater Festival, ArtsNow, Spellcast Entertainment, SCADShow Theater and is a graduate of C4 Atlanta's Hatch Program and General Assembly's Digital Marketing Program.
InterPlay Leader- in- Training and nonprofit marketer
I am a passionate unrelenting creative. InterPlay has healed my soul, joyfully informed my artistic daily practices, and equipped me with precious tools to guide others whether it be in the university classroom or community playroom. I support the right of everyone to communicate their truth freely and powerfully. InterPlay has transformed me as an educator, connecting me deeply with students and workshop participants establishing trust leading to positive unexpected outcomes. I teach scientists, engineers, business people, artists, internationals and more. I’m excited to be co-founder of Sustaining International Sisters using InterPlay to empower all women.
Ade has devoted his life to being both a student and teacher of ancient wisdom. He uses philosophy throughout all his workshops, healing sessions, and spiritual gatherings. Ade has a deep passion for helping people to connect with their unique sense of self and is dedicated to inspiring people to live from the confidence of their truest self. You can check him out at his website and listen to his inspiring podcast.
InterPlay Leader-in-Training, Visionary and Life Coach
International Artistic Assoc.
Carolyn Renée is a teaching and performing artist, InterPlay Leader, and community organizer. Since 2006 she’s been teaching with Synchronicity Theatre’s “Playmaking For Girls” (PFG) program to empower girls from refugee communities, and foster care through play-writing, storytelling, and theater performances. She uses InterPlay to work with men and women in transition to assist them in rebuilding their lives. As InterPlay’s Co-Liaison to Leaders of Colors, she served as the lead organizer for the national InterPlay organization’s first ever People of Color Retreat. Her time is used creating value through InterPlay and the arts. Carolyn Renée produces community showcases, teaches homeless men and women, and organizes racial equity and transformation workshops using InterPlay.
Certified InterPlay Leader and Master Social Worker
Christine Gautreaux, MSW
Canan Arikan is an entrepreneur, women’s advocate, and InterPlay Leader-in-Training.
She has more than 15 years of volunteer work supporting and empowering women and youth. Since arriving in the United States three years ago, she has earned the Level-1 Certificate in Applied InterPlay and co-created 4 InterPlay workshops and one English-language 5-workshop series to support international women and her wider community. In 2018, asylum seeker Canan and her collaborator Ruth Schowalter founded “Sustaining International Sisters” (SIS) to bring together asylum seekers, other international women, and U.S. citizens in the metro-Atlanta. Canan holds an MBA and completed graduate studies for a PhD in Management and Organization.