Candace became a Ridhwan student in 1989 and is an ordained Diamond Approach teacher supporting groups in Seattle, WA, Vancouver, BC. Canada and the UK. She began her seminary training in 1997 with the Diamond Approach International Teacher Training led by Jessica Britt. Candace was a faculty member of Antioch University Seattle from 1991 to 2011 where she taught in the spiritual studies track of BA program. Her life experiences include being a mother of two young women, living in rural British Columbia for 18 years where she developed programs and worked with underserved women in remote locations, and her ongoing inquiry into what it really means to be a human being.