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5 Member News continued The Art in Wellness Collaborative, an initiative co-founded by Hutchinson Consulting partner Michael Tompkins, announced the results of its open call contest to submit art demonstrating the healing power of touch. Other ISPA members involved were Mary Bemis, founder of Insider’s Guide to Spas, and Cord 3 Coen, founder of Zents, who served on the judging panel along with Tompkins and additional co-founders Julie Bach and Sallie Fraenkel. The four artists whose work was selected are: 3. Mizuho Call 4. Tia Crystal 5. Vasileia Dereli 6. Pacia Anderson ISPA members will likely remember her opening poem delivered onstage 4 at the 2018 ISPA Conference & Expo. Each winner received a US$1,000 prize, sponsored by Lynelle Lynch of Bellus Academy and Beauty Changes Lives. 6 To view and download the winning art, visit artinwellness.com. SEPTEMBER 2020 ■ PULSE 43