Maja D'Aoust is a practicing witch who performs public rituals and gives educational lectures. Maja's interest in alchemy, magic, and the esoteric sciences spans her entire lifetime. After completing her Bachelor's degree in biochemistry, Maja studied oriental medicine, martial arts, and acupuncture, later earning her Masters degree in transformational psychology. Maja worked for 11 years as the librarian of Manly P. Hall's Philosophical Research Society. Author of several books, journal articles, and blog content, Maja writes and is a visual artist. Currently, Maja is starting a public educational non-profit 501 c-3 called The Well Wishers which focuses on teaching wellness and esoteric sciences to the community.