Council Members


We are blessed with a dedicated Leadership Council and others who lead teams and committees that keep CLS Metro alive. These individuals share their gifts and talents, continually giving of themselves from their hearts.

Allan Gajadhar, President

Allan is a long-time resident of Arlington Virginia, along with his three children. He is a native of Guyana, and grew up in Canada and Kentucky.

He learned about Science of Mind from other spiritual seekers, and has taken several courses through CSL Metro along his spiritual journey.

Allan is a technology professional, with over 20 years in the industry.

Jackie LaBarre, VP


Sandra Minnesang

Sandra Minnesang, Secretary

phone 302-322-6984

Sandy, an outreach practitioner who lives in Delaware and summers in Maine with her partner, Ruth, has been a licensed practitioner since 2004. She began her SOM studies while serving as an educator in Southern California, where she earned a BA in English and an MA in Education and did graduate work in psychology.

Sandy was a very active supporter of the only CSL Center in Delaware beginning when she moved there in 2000 until it closed in 2016.

In addition to her service as a practitioner, Sandy serves as the Leadership Council Secretary, and in her spare time enjoys traveling, reading, writing, attending live performances, being in Nature, and spending time with family and friends.

Josh Van Tassel, Treasurer