Kathleen Tedse & Beverlee Rydel ( Bev & Kat )
In 2006, the two sisters began their journey in the paranormal. Since then, they’ve traveled 10′s of thousands of miles around the state in search of Michigan’s most haunted locations. Beginning as skeptics, what they have personally witnessed and recorded challenged their beliefs. This year they will be sharing their brand new third installment of the Haunted Travels of Michigan book series.
Host of the very popular Paranormal Radio show, “Darkness On The Edge Of Town”, and host of the single season TV show, “Paranormal Challenge”. Dave has become a favorite at conventions and he will be joining us to speak about, “A Look At Ghosts”. He will also be leading interviews with two other guests.
The religion of Spiritualism can be traced back in Tim’s family to the late 1800’s. He is an Ordained Minister, Psychic Medium, Reiki, Spiritualist, and Energy Healer, as well as a Paranormal Investigator. He is also the host of the popular internet Paranormal Radio show, “The Black Cat Lounge”. Tim will be providing Psychic Gallery Readings and also presenting on the topic of, “The Correct Way To Do A Séance”.
Lisa is the real life Mother from the true haunting known as, “ A Haunting In Georgia”. First made popular by the documentary on The Discovery Channel, and now made into a Hollywood Movie. Lisa will be interviewed by Dave Schrader and share her real life haunting!
Chip Coffey is an internationally acclaimed psychic, medium, paranormal investigator, speaker and writer. He is the great-grandson of famed Native American medicine woman, Minnie Sue Morrow Foster. Chip was with us at the First Annual Michigan Paranormal Convention, and is back this year by popular demand. He will be providing Psychic Gallery Readings and presenting, as well.
Ben is a real life Fox Mulder. A former FBI agent, turned Paranormal Investigator, Ben has been with the SyFy TV show Fact or Faked: Paranormal Files since the beginning. He leads a team of five specialist who travel the world looking for answers to unexplained mysteries. Ben will be presenting with fellow Fact or Faked TV star, Bill Murphy.
Bill is part of the team that makes up the SyFy TV show, Fact or Faked: Paranormal Files. However, Bill has been working in the field of the Paranormal long before the TV show, and has produced many Paranormal Documentaries. Bill will be presenting with fellow Fact or Faked TV star, Ben Hansen.
Researcher, Archivist, Author, and Lecturer, John Tenney’s articles have been printed in newspaper and magazines worldwide. Over the past 25 years it is estimated that John has lectured to over 45,000 people. John founded The Great Lakes Ghost Society and the Michigan Anomalous Information Network back in 1995. John will be speaking on his book, “Sky People, Creature and Spirits: Folk Tales, Legends and Paranormal Encounters of The First North Americans”.
BACK BY POPULAR DEMAND…… Jeff Belanger is one of the most visible paranormal researchers today. He’s a prolific author of over a dozen books, he’s a talk show host, lecturer, and he’s the founder of the new legend tripping movement ( www.legendtripping.com ) Jeff is coming back by popular demand as he is ALWAYS a crowd favorite. He will be discussing Dark Journeys: Exploring Urban Legends. Jeff will also be taping a LIVE episode of 30 Odd Minutes Friday Night and it is open to all ticket holders.
When it comes to the field of Cryptozoology , there is NO name bigger than Loren Coleman! Loren has written seventeen books and written over 300 articles on the subject. You will be hearing about the world of Cryptozoology from the BIGGEST name in the field!
Christopher Quaratino ( Lutz )
The Amityville Horror House is one of the most famous houses, and ghost stories, in the world. Christopher lived the horror first hand! He is one of the children who lived in the house that the movies and books are based from. Hear first hand from Christopher what it was like in that house and how it torments him, even today. Christopher will be interviewed by Dave Schrader.
John Zaffis / The Haunted Collector
BACK BY POPULAR DEMAND….. John Zaffis is most recently known as “The Haunted Collector” thanks to his hit TV show on SyFy. However, John has been in the field as one of the hardest workers for almost 40 years. John is the leading Demonologist in the field and he has been with us every year. The fans love him, and so do we. And for the first time, John will be brining actual items from his Paranormal Museum, actual possessed items!
GHOST HUNTERS ROUNDTABLE
This is our biggest contingent EVER of members from THE TV show that started it all! We are very excited to be bringing back:
and Dustin Pari
and excited to welcome for the fist time:
and Adam Berry
FIVE “Ghost Hunters” here to share with you inside stories from the road and hauntings that you won’t hear anywhere else!