Who We Are

Gather The Women (GTW) of Nevada County’s Steering Wheel
We call ourselves the “spokes” and serve as the coordinating team for GTW’s activities in Nevada County.
L to R: Laura Strathman Hulka, Nancy Busey, Ariann Thomas, Angie Lux, Judith Hurley Prosser, Below: Elena Lokvig
Judith Hurley Prosser

Judith Hurley Prosser has a diverse background ranging from teaching to sales, massage and Reiki to writing. Since the age of 4, when she learned she couldn’t be a cub scout because she was a girl, Judith has been an activist for women. She has held many leadership positions in women’s organizations and is co- founder of Gather the Women of Nevada County. She has served on the Steering Wheel since its inception in 2002.

Angie Lux
Angie Lux

Angie Lux spent many years as a programmer and systems analyst developing accounting systems for corporations before moving into management. She retired as Vice President and Chief Technology Officer for a software development company and relocated to Nevada County in 2002. Toward the end of 2002 she attended a planning meeting for the first Nevada County International Women’s Day Celebration and has played an active role in Gather the Women of Nevada County ever since. She filed for the 501c3 status for the local Gather the Women.

 
Nancy Naumann
Nancy Naumann
Nancy Busey was one of the early members of GTW and is a Spoke on the GTW Steering Wheel. She serves as Regional Coordinator for our affiliate Gather the Women Global Matrix where she represents our region.

 

Ariann Thomas
Ariann Thomas

Ariann Thomas is an international healer, author, speaker and teacher and has been involved in the healing arts for over 30 years. Her primary healing practice is Ancestral Lineage Clearing. She wrote Healing Family Patterns: Ancestral Lineage Clearing for Personal Growth in 2012. She has been involved in women’s circles and is committed to empowering women. In addition, Ariann is the Co-Founder and Administrative Director of the New Dream Foundation, a non-profit dedicated to the Sacred Feminine. She is a non-denominational minister; holds the energy of an Elder; and is a Ceremonialist. She is of Cherokee heritage and honors the Native American spiritual tradition. Find her at AncestralLineageClearing.com.

Rachelle Bloksberg has been an avid volunteer for many years. She began with organizations that support children and families and was a La Leche League leader for 10 years. Now she focuses her volunteer time supporting and empowering her community. She helps adults and teens with depression, anxiety, sleep problems, stress, pain management, and addictions. Watching her clients quality of life improve gives her great joy. http://sierraeeg.com