About Us

The Sycamore’s Spirit Healing Retreat is Co-Created and Co-owned by Dave Paxson and Sheryl Henkin-Kealey.

Dave is a member of the First Baptist Church in Wellsboro, Pa., as well as an active member of the Lions Club. He enjoys outdoors activities including hunting, fishing, and riding his motorcycle whenever possible. He also is passionate about his music and playing bass guitar. Dave has spent the last 12 years running his contracting company “Let Dave Do It”, based in Wellsboro. He has been active in recovery groups for 13 years, and has a deep understanding of the daily struggle to maintain sobriety. He believes in living each day to its fullest potential, while helping those you are able to.

Sheryl Henkin-Kealey has her B.S. Ed degree from Penn State University as well as Level I and Level ll Medicinal Aromatherapy certifications. She has worked in the natural foods retail markets for 12 years assisting customers in making healthy lifestyle changes. Sheryl has taught classes both within the markets as well as traveling to community events such as senior centers, libraries, schools, and healthy living expos/events. She also makes a line of all natural body care products under the name “The Scentual Soul”, Fine aromatherapy products. (See link to store on website). Sheryl has also studied with various Native American elders, and chooses to walk the red road through life. The healing retreats and classes she has attended over the years have transformed her, and it is her greatest desire to make some of these available locally so that more people might benefit from them. Other passions include organic gardening, cooking, and reading.

We are located in English Center, Pa., but have a Waterville address:
192 Tipple Road  Waterville, Pa 17776  (570)634-3777


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