Twinsburg Paranormal Conference

Speakers

Your host - Brian D. Parsons


Brian is the author of six books dealing with ghosts, cryptozoology, UFOS as well as his own "E4" Method of client based paranormal investigations. He is the host of the Paranormal News Insider radio show heard Tuesdays at 7 PM eastern live on WCJV Digital Broadcasting. He is the executive director of ParaNexus Anomalous Research Organization, director of Ohio Cryptid and works with a variety of other groups in Ohio and Pennsylvania. He is also the creator of Ohio Groups.com which displays Ohio based paranormal groups that conduct client investigations. Brian lives in Twinsburg with his wife Amy.

Colin Schneider


Colin Schneider is one of the youngest active researchers in the United States, at only 16-years-old. He has been involved in cryptozoology and ufology since he was 13 after he visited the International Cryptozoology Museum in Portland, Maine. A frequent attendee of conferences about the unexplained, Colin lectures at numerous events around Ohio and Pennsylvania. He also is a regional representative for the Centre for Fortean Zoology and the host of the Crypto-Kid radio show on the WCJV Digital Broadcasting Network. He can be contacted via email here and can be found online at Crypto-Kid blog and wcjvradio.com.

Audrey Hamilton


Fortean Audrey Hamilton is the Northwest Pennsylvania contact person for Bigfoot and other Cryptid sightings for The Center for Cryptozoological Studies and the Center for Unexplained Events. She is a member and Page Administrator with the Erie UFO Sky Watch and is a film producer at Digging in the Dark Productions with Ghost Girl Films. Audrey is formerly a Member and Field Investigator with the Mutual UFO Network (MUFON) as well as an Event Planner for the UFO Conference in Erie, Pennsylvania. While spending a great deal of time doing research on locations and events, she has become very passionate about finding out all she can on the UFO Incident that happened on July 31, 1966, at Beach 6 of Presque Isle State Park in Erie, PA, and has even met and spoken with two of the witnesses whose car had become stuck in the sand that fateful night. Audrey is so intrigued by this incident that she has decided to write a book about it.

Brandon Massullo


Brandon Massullo is a clinical therapist and parapsychologist residing in Northeast Ohio. He has graduate degrees in clinical counseling from the University of Toledo and psychological research methods from the University of Edinburgh in Scotland, UK. His research at the University of Edinburgh centered on neurobiological correlates of ghostly encounters and he studied within the Koestler Parapsychology Unit at the University of Edinburgh under the supervision of author and international lecturer, Dr. Caroline Watt (Parapsychology: A Handbook for the 21st Century). Brandon has been fascinated by paranormal phenomena for 20 years and has been a participant and featured speaker in numerous paranormal forums and events, including the Parapsychological Association's 60th Anniversary Celebration. His research has been cited in parapsychological journals, newspaper articles, and mainstream books. Brandon's first book The Ghost Studies: New Perspectives of the Origins of Paranormal Experiences combines the thrill of reading real-life ghostly encounters and the satisfaction of new perspectives and insights into the cause of these thrilling encounters. Please visit Brandon's blog Haunted Theories for more research into ghosts, apparitions, and all things paranormal.

Ronald L. Murphy, Jr.


A graduate of the University of Pittsburgh with a degree in literature, Mr. Murphy studied medieval history at the graduate level at Indiana University of Pennsylvania. His interests include acting, playwriting, and photography. Ron has published a number of books in fiction and non-fiction.

He is the co-host of Inside the Goblin Universe heard on the Paranormal UK Radio Network every Tuesday at 8 pm eastern and makes frequent appearances at many conferences and conventions on the east coast.

Scott Sukel


Scott Sukel is the former Ghost Hunt Manager and Historian at the Ohio State Reformatory. A paranormal investigator since 1993, his cases have ranged from the mundane to the malevolent. He has been called to consult in numerous investigations around the world, investigate for celebrities, and assist the Catholic Church. He describes himself as a "skeptical believer." He has experienced more than enough to know that there is something out there. But also knows that not everything bump in the night is the spirit of Aunt Betsy. With his years of experience, he strives to understand what affects paranormal activity levels. With his position at the Reformatory he has been able to study the cycles that occur, experiment with various methods, test new equipment and ideas, and study the types of people that are more likely to experience the paranormal. He has been seen on Ghost Adventures, Ghost Hunters Academy, My Ghost Story, Ghost Asylum, and Nat Geo's Secret America: Ghosts. He's also appeared in numerous newspapers and books.

Amy Bue


Amy is an investigator for the BFRO (Bigfoot Field Researchers Organization) and is based in northeast Ohio.

The Bigfoot Field Researchers Organization (BFRO) is the largest Bigfoot based research and investigation organization in the United States and its leader, Matt Moneymaker, appears on the television show Finding Bigfoot.

Aaron Clark


Aaron is the Co-Director for the Cleveland UFOlogy Project which was founded in 1952.