Advisory Council

Ken D Foster
Since 2007, Senator Steven Thayn has been a State Representative in the Idaho Legislature focusing mostly on education reform. He serves on the Education, Commerce and Human Resource, Joint Finance and Appropriation Committees as well as interim committees to rewrite the funding formula for k-12 education and others.

Currently, he is working on an alternative to Medicaid expansion that empowers people and uses state funds to provide primary care linked with Life Coaching.

Senator Thayn is unique in that he is a conservative legislator that works on poverty, education, and health care issues. He has owned and operated a dairy farm for 18 years and has authored several books.

Ken D Foster
Reverend Christian Sorensen, D.D., is the eminent spiritual leader of the Seaside Center for Spiritual Living and a past president and community spiritual leader of the United Church of Religious Science (UCRS) worldwide (now United Centers for Spiritual Living).   He is also the Director of the United Centers for Spiritual Living School of Ministry, with campuses in San Diego, Seattle, Washington.

Dr. Sorensen addressed the United Nations General Assembly as part of its annual World Interfaith Harmony Week. As a leadership council member of the Association for Global New Thought, Sorensen is involved in worldwide grass roots movements of the Season for Non-Violence. He’s been a participant of the Synthesis Dialogues with His Holiness the Dalai Lama of Tibet and a repeat speaker at the Parliament of World Religions in Melbourne Australia and South Africa. Dr. Sorensen has authored nine books.

Bob Korman grew up in Brooklyn, New York became an Electronic Technician in the Navy, then obtained a BS Degree in Engineering and a MS Degree in Business Administration.

Bob and a partner founded a successful semiconductor supplier business which eventually generated revenues of 30 million. During this time, Bob and his partner won the Arizona High Tech Entrepreneur of the Year Award, and made Inc. Magazine’s top 500 list. Soon after, Bob sold the business to U.S Filter, a Fortune 500 Company.

Bob served as Director of the Arizona Angels Investment Group Advisory Counsel for two years helping several star-ups with capital and advice. He has stared several successful companies and has been working
with the Ramah (New Mexico) Navajo’s to break the string of poverty.

Christopher Van Buren has worked in online marketing and media for over 12 years, as a publisher, marketing director, and campaign manager. He is an expert in content marketing, affiliate marketing and online strategies.

Chris has written numerous books in the technology, travel and self-help markets and spent eight years as a literary agent, helping authors get their books published.

Chris is the President and Founder of LaunchMoxie, Inc. Since 2011, LaunchMoxie supports small business by providing marketing services that leverage the power of co-operative marketing and distributed content models to drive traffic and sales for ourselves and its clients