Jay Casbon is a retired Professor of Education and Counseling from Oregon State University. He also served as CEO and Provost at Cascades Campus in Bend, Oregon. Before joining Oregon State University, Jay was Dean of the Graduate School at Lewis and Clark College, Portland, Oregon. In addition to academic writing, Jay has turned his attention to art history and artists who have produced works of art that transmit depth of consciousness through connection and belonging to an integrative world. Hence his current art project is entitled: “A Pilgrims guide to Sacred Art: Profiles of Artists of Light and Consciousness”.