We are delighted to present our 2016 Convention Entertainers
“When You’re Smiling,” Monologue and Metaphysicool and “Rap”
Dr. Dick Caldwell has attended every IMM convention since 1995. In addition to being an ordained minister, he is an author, entertainer, businessman, and professional speaker. As a performer he has appeared in 40 states, eight provinces of Canada, and seven countries, including a performance before the king and queen of Thailand.
“Wonderful Day/Wonderful World Medley” and “Through the Eyes of Love”
Starting from her hometown high school talent shows in Gary, Indiana, Kellee has grown to become a consummate professional. The first step occurred while graduating from Indiana University. She won the Miss Gary title for the Miss America Pageant and then went on to capture the state crown. Kellee was the first black ever to represent Indiana in the Miss America Pageant
Pamela Kay Chappell
“Grateful” and “There’s a Shift Happening”
Pamela Chappell was born on the shores of Lake Michigan. When she was eight, she began singing for many audiences — talent shows, service clubs, resorts, school programs and others. She took piano and voice lessons, and eventually picked up a guitar. She was in high school musicals and the choir, and she sang in church too.
“You Raise Me Up” and “You’ll Never Walk Alone”
Trained from an early age as a classical violinist, she won her first recording contract as a singer/songwriter at age 15. She is an extraordinary live performer, providing a healing environment for the audience. Mortonette has been a back – up singer for 30 years, singing with Elton John, Barbara Streisand, Quincy Jones, Linda Rondstat, Michael Jackson, Paul Anka, and Frank Sinatra, to name a few.
“I Can See Clearly Now” and “I Get by with a Little Help from My Friends”
Darius Lux is an international singer-songwriter and award winning artist who specializes in soulful, uplifting pop. Originally hailing from London, Darius went to school in New York where he wrote and produced for Sony Music and Warner Chappell Publishing. After living and working in New York City, Darius left to travel the world for a year, embarking on a life-changing pilgrimage through 15 countries.
Bobby Russell has been the DJ and sound technician for several of our Conventions and Graduations. In addition, this year he will also be sharing his presentation, “Healing Drums.” With over 20 years as a professional DJ, Bobby is able to provide the music and equipment to make any event a great success. As Sedona Sounds owner, Disc Jockey, and Master of Ceremonies, Dwain Briggs Featured vocalist on Grammy-nominated “Solace” and Michael Hoppe’s “Requiem,” the multi-talented Dwain Briggs has shared the stage with many best- selling authors, including Deepak Chopra, Marianne Williamson, Neale Donald Walsh, Louise Hay, Steve Allen, James Redfield, and Wayne Dyer. Due to the unique impact of his voice and music,
“Prayer of St. Francis”
Featured vocalist on Grammy-nominated “Solace” and Michael Hoppe’s “Requiem,” the multi-talented Dwain Briggs has shared the stage with many best- selling authors, including Deepak Chopra, Marianne Williamson, Neale Donald Walsh, Louise Hay, Steve Allen, James Redfield, and Wayne Dyer. Due to the unique impact of his voice and music,