Earl Grey Anderson, a native of California is MUFON’s Assistant State Director Of Southern California, as well as MUFON’s Chief Investigator Of Southern California. A STAR Team Member, and a Member of MUFON’s Experiencer Research Team, Earl states that, “Working with Experiencers is a great passion of mine. It’s a very real and active phenomenon, effecting people from all walks of life.” Earl has been a Licensed Nurse since 1985, and also works as a professional musician, singing and playing lead guitar in live settings, as well as on multiple studio recordings. Lives in California.


Georges was born in New Brunswick, Canada and was a Brother in the Jesuit order. After leaving the Jesuits, he was involved in La Compagie des Jeunes Canadiens in Montreal. When Georges and Judith met as adults, life changed, as vivid memories of being experiencers together since very early childhood came rushing in. They developed a Spiritual Retreat Center in Michigan where they taught classes in metaphysics, parapsychology and spiritual transformation for over forty years. Presently, they are continuing to teach classes in spiritual transformation as well as being administrators of a non-profit in Florida called Angels of Hope Love is Real, Inc. The area of ufology has always been an active part of their lives.


Judith was born in New York and was a teacher for special needs children before meeting Georges as an adult. Then they spent time opening to and processing their experiences of being brought together as child experiencers. Then came the development of the Spiritual Retreat Center in Michigan and construction of a 21 foot three sided pyramid for meditation. Now they are administrators of a Florida non-profit called Angels of Hope Love is Real, Inc with two new projects within the organization called Kids to Kids, linking children all over the planet and Kids to Seniors, connecting children to residents in nursing homes. They also continue to teach classes in spiritual transformation. Again, ufology has been an active part of their lives. Being part of the ERT team is truly an opportunity to help others as these people share their experiences in a safe and non-judgmental


Russell Azbill spent most of his life residing in the harsh desert of Arizona. He recently moved to a gentler climate in Northwest New Mexico. In addition to being interested in UFO events since childhood, Russell has been a paranormal investigator since 2003. As a result of his dedication to researching UFOs and the paranormal, he has appeared as a guest speaker both in person and on numerous radio and television shows to discuss UFO and paranormal activity. In March of 1997, Russ was fortunate to be one of the many witnesses to the historic Phoenix Lights. Russell is an award-winning author and published photographer. He has written multiple articles for the MUFON Journal.
Russ has been a member of MUFON for eight years and a field investigator for over seven years. During his time with Arizona MUFON he helped train many new field investigators and was the Arizona MUFON Field Investigator of the Year.


Robert BeHanna is a Licensed Professional Counselor with a Master’s degree in Community Counseling from the Indiana University of Pennsylvania. He also has a license through the state of Pennsylvania in drug and alcohol issues. Currently, he holds certifications in PTSD, trauma therapy and LGBTQI issues. Robert has been with Mufon for over 10 years as a member, field investigator and a state section director in Pennsylvania. His interest in UFO’s and alien abductions came at a young age after reading the book Intruders by Budd Hopkins. He enjoys reading book, sports and computers.


Beverly Bunker is a semi-retired professional artist/instructor living in Alberta, Canada. She has been married for 48 years with her husband who is a leading North American expert in everything to do with fancy canaries. Beverly also has accreditation as a Counselor and is currently taking courses in trauma, particularly childhood trauma and how it affects later development and adult decisions. She is also an experiencer having had numerous encounters with UFO sightings, the paranormal, and other unexplained phenomena most
of her life. Beverly also assists people with emotional areas where they are stuck and experience obstacles in their life with a process called Compassionate Inquiry, a gentle yet
profound form of questioning that carefully uncovers blockages and helps heal emotional wounding.


​John Budrys has a BA in Psychology and an MSA with concentration in International Business. He has additional training in numerous psychological disciplines, manufacturing philosophies, shamanic and metaphysical techniques, regression hypnosis, and wood model making.

John worked for years as a counselor/group therapist for several organizations. He retired (civilian) from the US Army, where he was a specialist in manufacturing and technical negotiator for Abrams Tank and other vehicle contracts. Post retirement he was asked by several DOD organizations to return as a consultant, most notably for the MRAP vehicle production and repair process. He’s currently a volunteer Field Investigator for MUFON and ERT member, in addition to investigating paranormal topics, supporting animal rights, creative audio woodworking, and enjoying his grandchildren. John lives in Michigan.


Ann Castle, BA Psychology, has had multiple UFO sightings, and has researched the paranormal, intuition, shamanism, UFOs and the experiencer phenomenon for over 30 years. Her goal is to help experiencers integrate their unique histories into a more meaningful life. She has written numerous articles for the Journal of Abnormal Abduction Research. Since 2007 she has worked as a well-known clairvoyant who offers pro bono assistance to law enforcement and has helped solve crimes in 5 countries and 20 states. Castle offers aura readings at, and corporate intuition development seminars or team buildings at Her interests in UFOs and missing persons culminated in her novel, Captured Souls, and she is available for customized seminars and speaking engagements.


Jason Carignan is a Mining Engineer and Commercial Photogrammetrist, for one of Canada’s largest mining operations. His passion for Ufology and uncovering the truth has been the leading motivators in his role as National Chief Investigator for MUFON Canada. Jasons’ interests and hobbies include Astrophysics, AI, and constructing his own purpose-built drones. With over 400-combined, independent and official UFO investigations, Jason approaches each investigation with an open, yet scientific mind.


​Professional photographer and former press correspondent for the daily newspaper Ouest-France, Janny Charrueau obtains MUFON’s investigator’s certification in December 2017. After completing several field surveys, she will be appointed MUFON Quebec’s Director of Investigations in May. 2018. Early 2019 Janny became the Assistant Director of Investigations for MUFON Canada. Janny working on cases of abduction.


Daniel J. Christiano, Ph.D. is a licensed Psychologist in Arizona. He is currently practicing in the White
Mountains, where he lives with his wife. They have three children and three grandchildren. He obtained his Doctoral degree in Counseling Psychology from Arizona State University and his Bachelor’s and Master’s degree from Canisius College in Buffalo, N.Y. He has been trained in treating children and adults, and has experience in PTSD, meditation, hypnosis, and cognitive-behavioral therapy. Lives in Arizona.


Sue Countiss is a Section Director and Field Investigator for the Washington MUFON Chapter. She is a former Nevada State Director and a member of the ERT Team. She joined MUFON in 2012 after spending 27 years as a Scientist specializing in Radiation Safety and Remediation of contaminated sites from Radiation Research Projects. She is a licensed Hypnosis therapist and has worked with clients since 1997 using Neuro-Linguistic Techniques and Regressions. Her interests are many, especially UFOs and the Paranormal studies.


Aleta DeBee is State Section Director in Washington State. She has been a MUFON Field Investigator since 2009 and a member of the Experiencer Research Team since 2015. She is a graduate of Kent State University, majoring in Communications and Education. She believes the Experiencer is the real key to disclosure and to the future of humanity. Lives in the state of Washington.


Christopher DePerno was born in Ithaca, New York where he then joined the United States Marine Corps, being recruited and selected in the Marine Security Guard Battalion, the bodyguards to American Diplomats and Protection to embassies all over the world. He finished his tour and went back to college to earn a degree in Criminal Justice. At the same time, Mr. DePerno was a member of the Army National Guard, where he was assigned as an Intelligence Sergeant/Nuclear/Biological/Chemical Warfare Technician. Mr. DePerno then joined the Ithaca Police Department and was sent to the FBI Academy to become an Instructor. Mr. DePerno taught at the Broome County Police Academy, where he gave classes on Basic Criminal Investigation. Mr. DePerno was then recruited by the Syracuse Police Department, where he became a Detective. He was first assigned to the Abused Persons Unit, the Rape Task Force, then transferred to the Criminal Investigation Division, where he was a case detective working and solving major crimes. He is a trained professional interviewer and interrogator for the Police Departments. Mr. DePerno finished 25 years of a law enforcement career. He is now retired and enjoying being a Field Investigator and Chief Investigator for New York MUFON.


​Nancy is currently the Assistant State Director for MUFON of Kansas. As a Field Investigator Nancy has interviewed witnesses and researched many UFO/High Strange events with a team of highly skilled Kansas MUFON Field Investigators. These investigations along with her own
personal experiences span an extraordinary range of phenomena fueling Nancy’s passion for the study of one of the greatest mysteries of our time. Nancy also works with the MUFON Experiencer Research Team or ERT. The “ERT” Team provides a safe place for witnesses to share their stories who have experienced events such as UFO sightings, missing time, interaction with non-humans and a variety of other paranormal events.


Cherie was born and schooled in Los Angeles, California, then served as a US Navy Surgical Medic during Vietnam after college. She continued her education to work as a Surgical First Assistant PA in top medical centers across the country. With a doctorate in the sciences, she became the Director of Surgical Technologies at a University/College in Los Angeles, CA. Now retired, Cherie is a certified Washington MUFON field investigator and an ERT team member. She believes her own experiences with UFOs, USOs, and the paranormal as an intuitive and psychic healer will assist others to understand these phenomena.


Don Donderi is a retired psychology professor. His research specialty is human visual perception and memory, two human capacities that are essential to obtaining and analyzing UFO evidence, and he has maintained a professional interest in the UFO evidence since 1965. He lives in Montreal, Canada.


Gwen Farrell is a Certified Hypnotherapist specializing in Experiencer Therapy who assists abductees and contactees with their ET contact experiences. She is also a past MUFON Field Investigator and consultant, and CE-5 and consciousness researcher. She leads experiencer groups at conferences and currently facilitates an on-line support group for experiencers from around the world. She is also the author of numerous journal articles in the UFO/ET field and two books. She is a member of The Academy of Clinical Close Encounter Therapists (ACCET), The Organization for Paranormal Understanding and Support (OPUS), The Journal of Abduction Research (JAR), and The Mutual UFO Network (MUFON) where she serves on the Experiencer Resource Team. Her newest book is “Forbidden Questions: A Guide to Human-ET Contact.”


Mark is a Field Investigator in the UK, originally from the North of England he is now based in Edinburgh, Scotland. Mark has worked in the youth work and social care sector for over 20 years. He is experienced in planning and delivering person centered one to one support, designing and facilitating group work and developing and delivering training to staff, volunteers and members of the community.


Jon Furr is a MUFON Field Investigator for the state of Mississippi, and member of the Experiencer Research Team. In addition to the Ufo phenomenon, his studies include the related fields of Hypnotic Regression Therapy, Parapsychology, and the Paranormal. He is the author of “Ufos and Consciousness: Physical and Psychic Effects”, and works as an I.T. professional. Jon lives in North Mississippi.


I enjoy helping people who find themselves in unusual situations . I have saved people’s lives which I am most proud of.With a degree in Parapsychology and deep interests in science , Mufon is an exploration every day! Deep in the woods of North Jersey I have an incredible group of friends and we all love animals!


Dan is a twenty year resident of Olympia, WA. He is a retired adjunct professor of political science and sociology and has been a MUFON member since 2018


I have worked in airline technology for 20 years as a Senior Business Analyst and Instructor which has allowed me to travel the world and work with people from many interesting cultures. In the past I have volunteered as a Child Advocate for CASA and worked to represent a foster child with the courts. As a passionate follower of MUFON for many years, I became a Field Investigator to become more involved in the research of UFO sightings and to provide support to experiencers.


Bradford Neil Ivie lives in Jonesboro, Arkansas, and is the Chief Investigator for Arkansas MUFON. He has earned a B.A. in Organizational Psychology from Christopher Newport University, as well as a degree in Police Science/Criminal Justice from Thomas Nelson College, both in Virginia. In 2013 he completed his PhD in Metaphysical Sciences from IMHS, a Florida Institution, with a primary study of Ufology and Abduction Research. His background is in law enforcement in both the U.S. Army and in civilian life. He has been an assistant professor of criminal justice for two colleges, and is now retired from all professional work. He has been a MUFON member and investigator since 2010. Brad is an accomplished musician and is an amateur astronomer. His interest in UFO phenomena goes back to childhood.


Denny Johnson is a retired lawyer. He received his JD in 1975 and specialized in litigation. He has been a long time researcher of all aspects of the UFO phenomena and has been a certified field investigator for Arizona MUFON since 2016.


Ken Jordan is currently the Director of Investigations for Texas, the Director of the San Antonio MUFON Chapter, a Level two Field Investigator and has served as a State Section Director for Texas. He is a retired Army Officer with 39 years of service. His work with Experiencers as an Investigator is now used as a member of the ERT and lives in Texas..


​Lynette has studied a Bachelor of Arts Honors degree in Dramatic Art at The University of the Witswatersrand in South Africa. She was a professional actor and dancer for many years, and then continued her studies with a Graduate Diploma in Secondary teaching at Auckland Institute of Technology in New Zealand. She has since then been working as a high school teacher, teaching both dance and drama in New Zealand and presently drama on the Gold Coast, Australia where she resides. Since Lynette was young she has always had an interest in Ufology and the paranormal. Over the last decade, since her first sighting, her interest in the subject has grown and lead her to more research, reading and understanding of the phenomenon. She attends many UFO and consciousness conferences in Australia and is a MUFON field investigator.


Marcie Klevens, MA, LMHCA is a psychotherapist in Seattle who specializes in working with paranormal experiencers, as well as, people going through spiritual awakening. Marcie is trained in both hypnotherapy and EMDR, which are both outstanding tools to help people process and move through trauma. Marcie has done extensive research into the contact and other paranormal phenomena as she grappled with a lifetime of paranormal experiences. Being a life-long experiencer has enabled her to see first-hand the transformative nature of these and other non-ordinary experiences. Marcie spoke about her experiences and research at the 2016 American Center for the Integration of Spiritually Transformative Experiences (ACISTE) and in 2018 at the International Association of Near Death Studies (IANDS). She also facilitates the Washington State Paranormal/UFO Encounter Support Group and believes in the need for community through these life-changing encounters. Lives in the state of Washington.


Pastor Fred Kohler holds a Associates degree from Vision International University, plus many certificates in Biblical Studies and a Masters in Art. He is an author of two books; ‘Planting the Seed’ and ‘1 God, Faith and Baptism the absolute resolution’. He is currently working on a new book with an abduction witness at this time. He is a certified Field Investigator, Star Team Member, ERT-S FI, and a CAG Field Investigator. One of Fred’s cases was highlighted in the New 2019 Cases of Interest book just released. Fred, is retired from the USPS with 30 years. His interests include: doing abductions/UFO cases, helping witness’s with religious understandings, woodworking, showing his 2014 Mustang. Fred resides in Altoona, PA with his wife of 42 years and their puppy Tyberius.


Jennifer has a Doctor of Education in Organizational Leadership, a Master of Information Systems, and a Ph.D. in Metaphysical Science. Jennifer is also a certified Life Coach, specializing in helping paranormal experiencers. She has been studying Metaphysical Science for over 10 years. Jennifer’s research interests include the pursuit of effective techniques to encourage close-minded people to become open-minded thinkers.


Lynne E Mann A.S. B.S. Cert in Electron Microscopy (Biological) Mrs. Mann has worked in several types of Laboratories including but not limited to Research,Pathology and Soils /Asbestos testing where she learned a number of different protocols and types of procedures according to the needs of the laboratory. This has enabled her to expand on her already extensive knowledge gained in college in Biology, Chemistry, Physics (both wave and quantum) and solution protocols. Further life training in Disaster (CERT) and Red Cross Fire assistance protocols leave her qualified to work with witnesses enduring traumatic events. Her training in Mufon has been accomplished by serving as an Investigator, Star Team Investigator, State Section Director, SAT Team Member, and Chief Analyst at the Mufon of Missouri Laboratory as well as having attended the First Mufon Bootcamp.


William McNeff joined the US Army in 1955, where he received training in electronics and graduated in radar repair. He was cleared for Top Secret and worked in Electronic Countermeasures. Bill received a BSEE degree from the University of Nebraska in 1960. His background includes forty years of work for various electronic and computer organizations, including Honeywell, Ceridian, and the Mayo Research Organization in Minnesota. He retired in 2000. He has been avidly interested in subjects on the frontiers of science, including UFOs, since 1947. Bill served as State Director for MUFON in Minnesota for a number of years, and is currently Chief Investigator. He has investigated hundreds of UFO cases, has authored many articles on the subject, and has co-authored a book: “Extraterrestrial Odyssey”.


George is a former professional athlete who spent 10 years in the Major Leagues as a pitcher for the New York Yankees, Pittsburgh Pirates, Texas Rangers, and Milwaukee Brewers. During the off season, while playing professional baseball he attended the University Of Pittsburgh School Of Medicine. After completing his baseball career in 1982, he did an orthopedic residency at the University of Pittsburgh followed by a Sports Medicine Fellowship with Dr. James Andrews in Birmingham, Alabama.

After retirement from clinical practice, he pursued his love of astronomy becoming an amateur astronomer supplemented by university courses in Astrophysics. His curiosity about the UFO phenomenon led to his Field Investigator training with MUFON and an appointment as a Section State Director for Pennsylvania and ERT member. He also participated on MUFON’s Anomalous Foreign Body Removal Protocol Team. His interest in alien abduction was fostered by years of medical practice, a strong background in physics and astronomy and an interest in UFO phenomena.


Kathleen Marden is a leading UFO researcher, the author of several books, a featured on-camera commentator, and an international lecturer. She earned a BA degree in social work and worked as an educator and education services coordinator while attending graduate school. She is a practitioner of regression and QHHT hypnosis. Her interest in UFOs and contact began in 1961, when her aunt and uncle Betty and Barney Hill, had a close encounter and subsequent abduction in New Hampshire’s White Mountains. She has been MUFON’s Director of Experiencer Research since 2011 and is on the board of directors of the Edgar Mitchell Foundation for Research into Extraterrestrial and Extraordinary Encounters (FREE). Kathleen can be reached at Read her articles or purchase autographed copies of her books at Kathleen lives in Florida.


Maurene Morgan is the Washington Mutual UFO Network (MUFON) State Director and a Certified UFO Field Investigator who has investigated more than 120 cases. Maurene is also on MUFON’s Experiencer Research Team (ERT), a special group of UFO researchers who interview people who suspect they may have experienced alien close encounters and abductions.


Anna Moss is a registered nurse with a background in health care and laboratory science. She’s had a lifelong interest in ufology and has seen many things she can’t explain. She obtained her field investigator certification with MUFON in the fall of 2018. She enjoys travel, gardening, nature and spending time with her family.


Jerred Nelson has a Masters in Aviation with a Minor in Space Studies. He is a retired Army Officer and has been involved with military and civil aviation for over 35 years. His focus on Ufology and his ongoing Interest in Cryptozoology, keep him busy. He is currently a Level 2 Volunteer Field Investigator and ERT member for MUFON.


Dan is retired from the Air Force where he was a fighter pilot and a test pilot. Following his flying career he was the Director of Test for the F-22 program and finally Director of Test Resources for the Air Force. He spent his retirement as a small businessman in Walla Walla and is now re-retired. He has been a member of MUFON since 2017 and Chief Investigator since 2018.


Fred Richards is a US Navy Veteran and continues to work for the Navy as a Logistics Manager. He received his Associates degree in Information Systems from Andover College in 2003. He grew up in the Northern Adirondacks and his interest in the UFO phenomenon started in the winter of 1977 when he had his own UFO experience. Fred has been an FI with MUFON for the past seven years and is currently serving as the State Director for Maine.


Jonathan Schwartz is a Field Investigator for the state of New York as well as a member of the Forever Family Foundation and Parapsychology Association. His interests encompass a broad range of topics that range from Ufology and Parapsychology to Cryptozoology. Jonathan is also a licensed Amateur Radio operator, Pilot, Pianist and Musician. He holds a Bachelors degree in Communications and Media. Jonathan is also a member/investigator of the Eastern Suffolk Paranormal Society, a local paranormal group. Jon lives in the state of New York.


Jamie is a former police officer from the United Kingdom who joined MUFON as a Field Investigator in 2012 and the Experiencer Research Team in 2019. He served for sixteen years with Britain’s Ministry of Defence before being medically retired in 2015, after an injury.


Founder and Medical Director of Pacific Stress Medicine, P.S., I have conducted a private practice in general adult psychiatry in the Seattle-Everett area now for over 30 years. Board Certified by the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology, I am also a member of the American Psychiatric Association, the Washington State Medical Association, the Washington State Psychiatric Association, and served as President of the Snohomish County Medical Society in 2000.

I have personally examined and treated approximately 100 alien abduction experiencers and many more individuals with a variety of “paranormal” experiences since 1989. Helping to found the Seattle Consciousness Education and Research Society with physicians of several different specialties and others with professional expertise and interest in these areas, I continue clinical and research activities having to do with these topics.


Denise is a retired Civil Servant of 20 years plus. She worked special projects with National Park Service in Colorado then transferred to the Navy in Florida where she did background searches for new recruits entering the nuclear power world. Denise is trained in forensic hypnosis plus is a former cave diver and SCUBA instructor. As an SSD she holds meetings in the Orlando area plus 2 support group meetings per year for experiencers. She has been working in ufology for 40 years.


Madeleine (Mady) Tobias, MS, RN CS is a retired psychotherapist who worked with veterans with PTSD from combat trauma as well as sexual abuse. She had also been in private practice since 1979 working with adults victimized in childhood, and those who had been in destructive cults. Mady is the co-author of Captive Hearts/Captive Minds as well as contributing to three other books on mind control, cults and recovery issues. She has contributed a chapter on psychological and recovery issues in Kathleen Marden’s Extraterrestrial Contact : What to Do When You’ve Been Abducted with fellow ERT members Ann Castle and Denise Stoner.

Mady became a MUFON Field Investigator in 2016 and was immediately drawn to helping experiencers and those affected by their exposure to UFO phenomena. She has had a lifelong interest in ufology and the paranormal. She sees many similarities in the aftereffects of both destructive cults and abduction experiences. Her latest book, Dogs, God and UFOs is a memoir of her spiritual/psychological journey. Mady is a Reiki Master, volunteering giving Reiki to patients in a hospice organization.


​Robert Upson, DCH, CH, CI has a Doctorate of Clinical Hypnotherapy (DCH) from American Pacific University. He is a member of the National Guild of Hypnotists and practices as a consulting hypnotist (CH) and is a Certified Trainer/ Instructor (CI) for the Guild. His practice has included over 100 Experiencers of non-human contact/ interaction. He has been practicing hypnosis for over 22 years. Robert has been a student of Ufology for over 50 years, is a Field Investigator and a Star Team member. He is also a certified paranormal investigator and is a licensed Professional Engineer in Florida and New York. Lives in Florida.


Graduate of the University of Vermont with a Bachelor of Science degree in business administration. Beginning in September of 1970 served in the US Army, as field artillery officer. Was VP of Luscombe Engineering, a Silicon-Valley based manufacturer’s representative company. Joined MUFON, the Mutual UFO Network, in 1991 and has held the following positions: Field investigator, Training Coordinator for field investigators, the Assistant State Director in Northern California, Chairman of the A.E.R.C. (Abduction Experiencer Research Committee), and team leader of the A.R.T. (Abduction Response Team) and presented at the MUFON Symposium in Denver in 2009. Also, during this time, became a facilitator for an abduction support group in San Jose California and in 1994 co-founded OPUS the Organization for Paranormal Understanding and Support, ( Appeared on Coast to Coast AM with George Knapp, Midnight in the Desert with Heather Wade, Open Minds Radio with Alejandro Rojas, UFONAUT Radio with Jesse Randolph, Erica Lukes and Linda Moulton Howe Phenomenon Radio on KGRA and various local public access TV productions.


Chad W. has an education in mechanical industrial design, computer programming and trained in numerous 3D modeling programs. He has worked for various engineering firms mainly on industrial projects as a 3D modeling expert. He is a member with Mufon Canada, is based out of Saskatchewan and has spoken each year at the Alien Cosmic Expo in Toronto ( since 2017 about his experiences. He has known since he was 20 that he’s been a life long experiencer. The profound effect this has had on him has lead him to want to help others going through the same discovery.


Mary Watson, M.D. is a board-certified psychiatrist specializing in psychotherapy for the treatment of trauma and utilizing medication when appropriate. Dr. Watson has an interest and expertise in helping people with experiences outside of the “normal” range including contact with non-human entities. If you have had one of these encounters, it has undoubtedly had a major impact on your life. For many, seeking professional help in these situations is intimidating. It helps to know that your doctor will not label you as having a disorder, when what you have had is an experience.


Kathleen Wyer has a Bachelor of Fine Arts, and a Masters in Education in Design, Communications, and Technology Education. She utilized her education and project management skills to teach multiple Washington State Employees and the Judiciary on new statewide systems, laws, and policies. She has been a Certified Field Investigator for Washington State since 2015.