Our Staff

James Sangster
HGR Founder / Shaman
Responsibilities: Community Outreach, Research, Spirit Remediation, Exorcism

James had been involved in the paranormal investigation for over 15 years. His book, Help! I’m Haunted – Dealing with Ghosts is based on their work in the paranormal field. He developed the tiered cleansing protocol HGR uses to coach clients and leads the group in issues of hostile spirit removal when necessary. James is also an IT professional by trade and is currently studying the use of hypnosis to enhance psychic awareness. He’s also the primary host of Higher Consciousness Radio.


Lori West 
HGR Director / Lead Medium

Responsibilities: Medium Evaluations / Remote Viewing

Lori is a lifelong medium and remote viewer, specializing in spirit communication. Her experience with HGR over the past several years has enabled her to become skilled at locating and closing portals, space clearing and entity communication and/or removal.

She is available for private readings as well. We can’t recommend her highly enough. Lori is a Gem and a tremendous asset to our team.


Akelta Wilde / Consulting Medium
Responsibilities: Medium Evaluations / Cleansing & Healing

Akelta is a medium and psychic and has devoted her life to the study of the occult and the unseen world. She has a speciality understanding and working with darker spiritual beings and is considered an expert on demons and demonic energies. She loves helping people to awaken their spiritual potential and enjoys empowering people to step into their power and reclaim their lives. She is an energy worker and knows how to remove attachment and entities that have embedded themselves into people and enjoys using her energy healing skills to help those around her. She has a passion for religious anthropology and learning about different cultures and their spiritual practices, particularly how they work with spirits and handle situations of haunting and possessions. She is very excited to be working with HGR and helping out in any way she can.


Bill Curd / Medium
Responsibilities: Case Work, Medium Evaluations & Cleansing

Bill is an empath and medium that specializes in direct spirit communication and remote reading. He has worked with and under the oversight of Lori, our lead medium for several years now. Bill is both talented and fearless. He’s also a talented musician with a dedicated following. His music website is http://www.curdmusic.com.


Rhys Solas / Medium
Responsibilities: Case Work, Medium Evaluations & Cleansing

Rhys Solas is an empathic medium that specializes in vibrational energy work, spirit mediation, and warding. He is highly adept at sensing shifts in energies and re-modulating them as needed. He’s especially adept at pinpointing problem areas and using his unique insight to implement a simple and elegant solution. Rhys is also adept at using HGR’s shamanic techniques  to preform sophisticated energy work, cleansing and protection (warding) and deal with problem entities as needed.


Suzanne Robb / Medium
Responsibilities: Case Work, Medium Evaluations & Cleansing

Suzanne started her journey with HGR as a client with an extremely difficult situation in her home. In learning to deal with those issues, she’s become adept at using HGR techniques and protocols and eventually progressed through our learning material, which propelled her through her own spiritual awakening. Suzanne now shares her experience and gifts with other HGR clients to mentor them through their own recovery process. She is also remarkably insightful and introspective in her approach to this field of work.