OPA Certified Astrologers Listing

OPA recommends the following OPA Certified Astrologers

The certification criteria includes:

  • Skill and expertise in chart reading - not conditioned by the type of astrology practiced.
  • Empathy and tolerance for clients, including effective delivery of contents.
  • Ethics and reliability as individuals.
  • Willingness to continue develop their knowledge and skills, and their practice in astrology. 




Website: www.astrologybymoonrabbit.com

Certified 2017 - 2024

Moon Zlotnick has been practicing astrology full time since 1978 after receiving certification through CCRS, Zipporah Dobyn's school in Los Angeles. She has been teaching students since 1980 and in 1990 developed a three year training program to help students transition to professional astrologers. She will tailor each reading to you and your specific life circumstances combining a cosmic perspective with useful hands-on tools. Recently certified by OPA she is working on her memoir integrating astrology and the loss of her twin. Through this she has come to specialize in reading Death Charts, seeing them as a tool for helping the bereaved.


Susan Falk


Website: http://susanfalkastrology.com/

Certified 2011 - 2024

I have been a practicing astrologer since 1979 and certified by ISAR in 2005 and by OPA in 2011.

I am an MSW and certified Social Worker and also a certified practitioner of Rubenfeld Synergy and served on Ilana Rubenfeld's faculty. I have been a practicing pychotherapist and now combine my skills as a psychotherapist to my astrology counseling sessions.


Alexandra Karacostas


Website: www.wisdomastrology.com

Certified 2011 - 2024

Alexandra has studied astrology since 1975 and has a consulting practice, specializing in psychological, spiritual and relationship astrology since 1984. She offers consulting services, classes, and contributes articles and monthly columns to various publications, notably the Mountain Astrologer. In 1989, Alexandra co-founded and served as Vice-President of "Synsig", an NCGR "Sig" group focusing on relationship astrology.

Alexandra is a certified trainer for ISAR's Consulting Skills program, a group leader for OPA's Professional Certification Program.


Sandra Leigh


Website: www.sandraleigh.com

Certified 2011 - 2024

Sandra-Leigh is a full-time, professional astrologer with a Master's Degree in Psychology. For 26 years, she wrote a weekly astrology column for the Sun Newspapers in northeastern Ohio. She has over 25 years experience working with thousands of clients from all over the United States. Sandra-Leigh teaches, lectures, and makes media appearances and is certified by ISAR and as a professional astrologer. She has written for Llewellyn Publications and StarIQ. Sandra-Leigh lives in the Boulder, Colorado area where she currently serves as President of the Rocky Mountain Astrologers (ROMA). Previously, she was Vice President and Membership Chair for OPA(Organization for Professional Astrology), served twice on the AFAN Steering Committee and has been anOPA Group Leader since 2000 when the peer group format was implemented.


Arlan Wise

ARLAN WISE - Martha's Vineyard, MA

Website: www.arlanwise.com
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Phone: (508) 645-9292

Certified 2011 - 2014

Arlan Wise has worked as a professional consulting astrologer since 1978. She has been on the Board of Directors of OPA since 1994, serving two terms as president. She is currently OPA’s Director of Publications and an editor of OPA’s journal, The Career Astrologer. Arlan was instrumental in setting up OPA’s Astrologer’s Retreats, a unique conference experience. Arlan gives writing workshops for astrologers at OPA retreats and conferences. She edits and reviews astrology books. 


Maurice Fernandez


Website: www.mauricefernandez.com
Facebook: www.facebook.com/Maurice.Fernandez.Cosmic

Certified 2013 - 2024

Author of the books Neptune, the 12th House and Pisces (New Edition),  and Astrology and the Evolution of Consciousness—Volume One, is a leading Evolutionary Astrology counselor and teacher, currently based in Hawaii. Maurice currently serves as the president The Organization of Professional Astrology (OPA). He directs a correspondence and on-location professional certification program and organizes spiritual retreats in sacred places around the world. He has organized several conferences in the US and Europe, notably The River of Stars in Hawaii (2011, 2015). 

Stephanie Telesco


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Phone: (208) 867-7277

Certified 2016 - 2023

Stephanie is an insightful astrological counselor.  As an OPA Certified Professional Astrologer, Stephanie brings to her craft, her rich life experience and extensive study. Based in Boise, Idaho she has fostered greater insight and understanding for clients since 1990, translating the symbolic language of astrological charts.

OPA CPA Certified Professional Astrologer Organization of Professional Astrologers
BA Stanford University MS Bloomsburg University 
Member of the Organization of Professional Astrologers, Astrological Association of Great Britain & International Society for Astrological Research

Kay Taylor

KAY TAYLOR - Bay area, CA

Website: www.kaytaylor.com

Certified 2017 - 2024

Kay Taylor offers a compassionate and transformational view of astrology, weaving together a unique integration of evolutionary astrology, intuitive mastery and the empathic spiritual psychology of psychosynthesis. Kay is ISAR CAP and NCGR Level II certified, and is an ISAR Consulting Skills trainer. Kay wrote for Astrology.com for many years, and a chapter for the OPA book The Professional Astrologer. Her book Soul Path Way was published in 2016. Kay resides in the SF Bay area and has maintained a thriving full-time practice for over 30 years.

Anne Ortelee


Website: www.anneortelee.com

Certified 2017 - 2024

Anne is certified by the three major astrology organizations in the United States. She is certified by the National Council for Geocosmic Research (NCGR) as a Level 3 Astrologer. She is certified by the American Federation of Astrologers (AFA) as a AMAFA. She is internationally certified by the International Society for Astrological Research as an ISAR-CAP.

Anne's volunteered as an Associate for the NYC Chapter of the NCGR since May 1995. She's lectured at Astrology Conferences since December 1998. Anne organized a monthly Astrology Discussion Group in 1995 and an astrologically based stock investment club in 2000, achieving excellent annual returns using astrology.

Anne's articles appear in various publications: The Ingress, Gaia, andThe NCGR Member Letter. Anne was the Recording Secretary for the Uranian Astrologers Special Interest Group for seven years. Anne currently serves as a director for the C. Jung Foundation in NYC.

Donna Young


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Certified 2017 - 2024

Donna Young has a consultation and teaching practise in Calgary, Alberta, where she also organizes monthly gatherings for the local astrology community and conferences. Donna has a degree from Kepler College, where she is currently an instructor and responsible for the certificate program in Levels I, II and Chart Calculation. She is the NCGR III certified, trained in the ISAR ethics and consulting skills, and the Canadian Satellite Representative for OPA.


Should it comes to the attention of the certification committee that a certified astrologer has infringed one of these criteria, OPA will reassess the eligibility of the certification for this astrologer.