Shekhem-t Ausart Un Metu Neter (Maxine McKoy) is a Chief Priestess in the Kemitic tradition. She has formal education in health care, is a master’s level counselor and guide for more than 35 years to many seeking to find their path. Founder of Temple Amen Amakhu and the Amen Amakhu Life Institute. Shekhem-t Ausart practices, yoga, meditation and other holistic modalities including veganism.

Photos by Sacha Thomas