Biography

Donna Van Toen is a certified professional astrologer (NCGR-IV) based in Toronto, Canada. She has 30 years of consulting experience and 28 years of teaching experience.

Over the past 25 years, Donna has lectured extensively throughout the US, Canada, Australia, and New Zealand, presenting lectures at international and regional conferences and workshops for various astrology groups.

Donna is a member of AFAN, ISAR, NCGR, and Astrology Toronto. She has been the recipient of the AFAN Community Service Award, the Astro-Rama Award for Outstanding Contributions to Astrological Education and both the Mercury and Saturn Awards from FCA Canada. She is a past President of Astrology Toronto, past President of the UAC Board, an NCGR advisor, and is currently AFAN Presiding Officer. She has also served four two-year terms on the AFAN Steering Committee.

Donna is also the founder and convenor of SOTA, the State Of The Art conference, Canada’s annual Astrology Conference, which has been held at Toronto and St. Catharines in Ontario, as well as the Buffalo-Niagara region of New York.

An eclectic astrologer known for her sense of humour, clear presentation style, fair-mindedness, and common sense, Donna’s specialties include vocational astrology, relationship astrology, Western metaphysical astrology, aspect theory, and life purpose/personal empowerment work. She is available in person or by phone for consultations, and is willing to give lectures or workshops anywhere in the world. She is also willing to tutor in person or by email. Locally, her Saturday seminars are popular and enjoyable as are her classes, both of which are kept small to facilitate learning.

SOTA Astrology Conference