Rediscover Your Purpose and Reignite Your Passion!


Imagine stepping away from your daily stress and responsibilities

to spend a few days focusing on you and your business...


Join us at the tranquil and beautiful Sedona Creative Life Center for a unique opportunity to focus on you – the woman behind the business.

Be inspired to be the authentic, passionate leader you are meant to be. Rediscover your purpose, reignite your passion, and move past your money blocks to create a solid foundation for success.


Meet Our Fabulous Speakers:


Susan F. Moody: What is Your S.O.U.L. Goal? For Women on a Mission

If you are seeking clarity of your company's mission purpose; to define that objective that aligns your sense of self, own values, unique talents and life’s passion then attend this talk to learn a tangible way to answer that burning question, “What is my purpose?”

Susan F. Moody, Principal and Starshine Co-Founder graduated from Mount St. Mary’s College in Los Angeles with a degree in Education. Susan is a certified success coach and serial entrepreneur who has owned and operated over 10 small businesses. She is the West Valley NAWBO Neighborhood Chair, has served on the board for the Small Business Administration (SBA) , been mentioned in Entrepreneur  Magazine and featured on NBC, ABC, CBS, and Fox affiliate television stations. She is the author of Cz the Day! and co-author of Beat the Curve with Brian Tracy. Susan joined forces with Leeanne Gardner in 2016 to create StarshineAZ:  the West Valley’s 1st Co-Op and Co-Working Community for Women where we are all about changing the way women do business.


Veronica Clark: Managing Stress through Mindfulness and Movement

Our bodies hold emotions, images, patterns, and stories. As women and solopreneurs, we are tasked with managing the stresses of our personal lives and the challenges of managing a successful business. When we learn to fully inhabit our bodies through practices of mindfulness, breath work and movement, we peel back some of the patterns that keep us stuck so that we can take a bigger step towards creating a life and business we love!

Veronica Clark is a ERYT 200, RYT 500 certified Yoga and nutrition coach. With extensive training in Hatha Yoga, Kundalini Yoga, and Yin and Restorative Yoga, Veronica helps others to experience the power, vitality, and luminosity within themselves. Veronica is inspired by the mind/body connection and strives to maintain a balance between mindful eating, stress management and optimal health in her life. She is passionate about helping others to do the same by guiding them through holistic principles of nutrition and by finding ways to incorporate daily yoga routines - even into the tightest of schedules. In her spare time, Veronica can be found spending time with loved ones, with a book her in her hand, or sweating it out in hot Yoga.


Lois M. Carrier: The Mystery of Mastering Money

Ladies!  56 is the average age of widowhood! 50% of all marriages end in divorce! 90% of all women will manage financially on their own at some point in time. Learn to be investment savvy with “no pain” from a Certified Financial Planner woman who’s spent 27 years translating this very male language into womanese – All gain, no pain, and lots of fun!

Lois Carrier is a fee-only Certified Financial Planner™ professional. She is CEO and President of Carrier, Maurice and Webb Wealth Advisors, a firm specializing in women clients, ensuring they understand how to become and stay financially independent.   She is a sought after speaker and TV personality known for her ability to make tough subjects simple, AND she speaks it in “womanese!” She has produced weekly educational segments on local television for nearly 25 years and her viewers fondly call her “that financial lady.” Lois is also the creator of the sassy W(FF), - Women Investing for Financial Independence.


Clarisse Ringwald: – Transform Your Look and Your Life – A Personal Branding Strategy

What does your style say about you?  More importantly, what do others say about your style, when you leave the room? Learn the best way to drive success with your Personal Branding and a passionate Marketing Strategy!

A Fashion Feng Shui Master, one of ten worldwide, Clarisse guides each client to a deeper understanding of their personal energies and teaches them how to dress to honor their wholeness.  The take away is an unparalleled wardrobe addressing every aspect – spiritual, mental and physical.  An avid Personal Color Consultant, she adds to the styling experience the client’s personalized colors.  Whether by silhouette, color, fabric, texture, pattern or design, Clarisse delivers amazing results on styling made to command a presence when entering a room, being that ONE everyone has got to get to know.   Clarisse is a member of the Association of Image Consultants’ International (AICI), The International Feng Shui Guild (IFG) , NAWBO Phoenix, Local First Arizona, Women of Scottsdale, ATHENA Valley Of The Sun and WOWOB.


Dr. Nadia Brown: Sell Like a Lady, Mastering Sales w/Dignity, Class and Grace

It may seem as if you have to be “sleazy” or inauthentic in sales when you are working to grow your business. But what if some simple mindset tweaks could unlock the keys to your ability to close more sales in your business? Join Dr. Nadia for this eye-opening and interactive session.

Dr. Nadia Brown is an authentic, bold champion for women business owners. She is the founder of Doyenne Leadership Institute, LLC. Through her workshops and intensives, she helps women break through the glass ceilings they encounter in business by helping them build profitable and sustainable businesses. When it comes to sales, women come to her timid and shaky about going after the money – they leave her strategic, strong, emboldened and most importantly, paid. She is the author of Leading Like a Lady: How to Shatter Your Inner Glass Ceiling and lives with her husband Toby in Phoenix, AZ.


Deb Lahman: Creating Your Powerful Success Scent with Essential Oils

A simple scent can transform our mood and bring up a memory. This weekend is dedicated to your success. Let's end our time together with creating a powerful success scent that will remind you that you are a passionate, purposeful, profitable CEO.

Deborah is passionate about supporting others to live a healthy lifestyle and to build a successful business. During her 25 years as a school counselor, she discovered the myriad of personal health benefits of Young Living essential oils, nutrition, beauty, and natural home products.

With her passion for mentoring, Deborah and her family founded Living Well Now in 2007 and have successfully cultivated a synergistic team of over 11,000 members.


Leeanne Gardner: Unbridle Your Passion and Lead with Your Heart

An inspirational interactive discussion that encourages participants to tap into or reconnect with a passion for more life happiness, balance and success.

Leeanne Gardner inspires busy professionals to tap into their heart and reconnect with their passion to bring more balance and happiness into their lives. A lifelong love of horses taught her many lessons including the importance of authenticity and having a balance between business and personal life.  After choosing to leave the corporate world after 25 years, she created Unbridle It, LLC, to help people reconnect with a passion by working with horses.  In addition, she has created marketing, branding and operational standards for several highly successful Entrepreneurs. Leeanne joined forces with Susan F. Moody forming Starshine AZ to inspire and empower female entrepreneurs who want to build a business that makes a difference and makes money while living a life that matters.


Space is limited to this intimate, inspiring and fun experience!

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** Registration fee includes lunch and munchies during the mixer on Saturday and brunch on Sunday.




(Valid thru November 19, 2017 – Regular price $495)

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StarshineAZ Member Price: $295!!

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Vendor and Sponsorship opportunities available! 

eMail [email protected] or Call 855.878.2233

HOTELS: "Starshine Group Rates" Coming Soon!
Cutoff Date for Discounted Room Blocks is DECEMBER 19, 2017

(subject to availability, reserve early to secure best rate)

The Sedona Motel - $99-$119 (15-20 minute walk to retreat venue, across the street from T’Laquepaque) Individual cancellation policy is 24 hours prior to arrival. 928-282-7187
The Southwest Inn at Sedona - $139-$159    Rate includes SW breakfast each morning. Individual Cancellation Policy is 48 hours. This hotel will require your own transportation, it’s about 8-10 miles from retreat venue) 928-282-3344