About the Facilitators
Missy Isely-Poltrock is a Carthage College graduate, member of the Lemon Street Gallery (Kenosha), and a SoulCollage® facilitator. Missy is a mixed media artist who believes that the healing of one individual helps to heal the whole.
Vicky Curtiss leads retreats and programs, offers spiritual guidance, and collaboratively oversees and prepares for the program offerings sponsored by the Siena Retreat Center. She has an M. Div. from McCormick Theological Seminary in Chicago and served the Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.) for forty years as an ordained clergy in the roles of pastor, spiritual director, and presbytery executive. She has also been the director of three faith-based non-profit organizations. Vicky has been trained as a spiritual director, SoulCollage facilitator, labyrinth facilitator, and grief support companion, and learned much about grieving as a recent widow. Vicky loves reading, quilting, watching films, being in nature, and engaging in anti-racism work.