Viral Energy Institute Instructors

Penelope Jean Hayes

Founder & Viralenologist

Penelope Jean Hayes is the founder of the Viral Energy Institute for personal, interpersonal, and planetary well-being. She is a television contributor, speaker, and the author of the books The Magic of Viral Energy: An Ancient Key to Happiness, Empowerment, and Purpose (Mind, Body & Spirit/Self Help); Do Unto Earth: It's Not Too Late (Spirituality/Environment), and more. She taps into spiritual wisdom through a process that she calls "osmotic-energy-balancing," which is a type of cognizant meditation that allows her to access and channel her stream of Higher-Self consciousness.

Andrew Green

Instructor of Children's Programs

Andrew Green is an illustrator and author of childrenʼs books and a member of The Society for Childrenʼs Book Writers and Illustrators, AOI, and NAWE. He lives in the UK where he regularly speaks to groups of young people on the benefits of creative expression, helping to foster their self-esteem and can-do empowerment. The VEI is very proud to have Andrew on board with his comprehensive education in the Art Sciences and his deep experience in working with children and youth.

Erin Kann

Instructor of Sound Healing

Erin Kann is the creator of the TNSO brand and Sound Balms®, a new range of powerful vibratory care. In 2019, she gave birth to “Earth’s Voice," a customized Sound Balm® for guided meditations dedicated to Earth. Her sensibility and her natural empathy led her to explore the benefits of sound on people and to develop her own approach of sound healing. Erin says, “Sound is not only a medicine of the future, but also a very powerful tool to activate our fundamental Essence and to raise our level of consciousness." Erin is an intuitive channel who shares her love for spiritual topics and the process of planetary ascension, and she also does so through a series of videos entitled "Journeys of Exploration to the Heart of Consciousness." Erin lives in France. The VEI is honored to have Erin bring her extraordinary connectivity to higher consciousness to the work and mission of the institute.

Julia Griffin

Instructor of Personal Development Coaching

Julia Griffin is known internationally for her ability to enlighten others to find their true self and become conscious co-creators through practical application of universal law. Her teachings embody advanced concepts for those who want to deepen their understanding of co-creation and personal reality. She has a deep understanding of energetics based on extensive studies. She is an alchemist, astrologer, herbalist and Reiki Master. Julia has the ability to communicate with plants and animals. She lived with wolves for nine years while developing her intuitive abilities. Julia’s services include counseling sessions and classes, which teach students to align their focus on identifying the feeling of the soul and following their inner path.

Chef Summer Storm

Instructor of Conscious Eating

Summer Storm is a professional vegan chef, YouTuber, and popular recipe blogger. She contributes mindfulness and joy to the Institute and teaches how to lean into a vegan lifestyle—for your health, the animals, and the planet.


Here's what the experts are saying...

“Penelope, you're very good on television. You're a natural!”

Dr. Phil McGraw, American TV Host & Clinical Psychologist

“Life is often a mysterious journey and author Penelope Jean Hayes has offered her personal recollection of the many interesting revelations she encountered along her pathway towards wisdom and enlightenment. You will find this a welcome guidebook for your own passage through the bewilderment we all meet up with in finding what truly makes you happy.”

Dr. Fred Alan Wolf, winner of the National Book Award in Science, bestselling author of Taking the Quantum Leap, and cast of the films What the Bleep Do We Know!? and The Secret