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Ryel Kestano

Ryel is the Co-Founder and Senior Course Leader at ART International. ART designs and facilitates programs for both companies and the general public that train participants in the practice of authentic relating, a profoundly transformational and groundbreaking interpersonal means of relating and communicating. Ryel also co-founded ART's nonprofit sister organization, Authentic Relating International, dedicated to bringing authentic relating to prisons, schools, and other institutions. Prior to co-founding ART International, Ryel oversaw all training operations at the Integral Center in Boulder, a world-renowned leader in transformational workshops. He has been a course leader, course supervisor, facilitator and coach since his own transformation several years ago. Ryel is also the co-founder and visionary behind Virtuance, one of the largest providers of real estate photography in the world, and the co-founder and visionary behind Pink Mammoth, one of the Bay Area's largest and most successful creative arts collectives. Ryel has four very authentic kids and lives in Boulder.