Hillis’Dineen, Madalyn(religion, spiritualism, and occult)
Madalyn Hillis-Dineen is the director of marketing of Astrolabe, Inc., the largest privately owned astrological software company in the world. She is also a well-known Uranian astrologer, teacher, author, and lecturer and is a certified Astro*Carto*Graphy interpreter. She began her study of astrology in 1979 and started working as an astrologer full time in 1990. From 1990 to 1994, she served as executive secretary of the National Council for Geocosmic Research (NCGR) where she concentrated her efforts on conference planning and public relations. She also edited the NCGR membership letter from 1986 to 1994. Hillis-Dineen is active in a number of astrological organizations and she was the winner of the 1995 United Astrology Congress (UAC) Regulus Award for Community Service. Currently, she serves as the Clerk and Parliamentarian of the NCGR National Board of Directors.
During the course of her astrological career, she has been a frequent lecturer at astrology conferences throughout the United States and Canada. She was UAC’s track coordinator for Uranian/Cosmobiology in 1992, 1995, and 2002. Her astrological consultations center around relationships, women’s issues, relocation (Astro*Carto*Graphy) and choosing good times to begin ventures (electional astrology). From 1991 to 1993, Hillis-Dineen had a monthly column on astrological money management in Horoscope Guide magazine. She is the author of a chapter called “On Singleness: Choosing to Be Me” in the Llewellyn anthology entitled Astrology for Women: Roles and Relationships. She was also a frequent contributor for www.stariq.com. She holds a certification as a consulting astrologer from the NCGR and is a certified Astro*Carto*Graphy interpreter. She is also an active member of the Business and Professional Women/USA and was president of the Lower Cape Cod (MA) Chapter.
Hillis-Dineen was born and raised in Brooklyn, New York, and was educated in a small, private Catholic girl’s academy during the 1950s and 1960s. Interestingly enough, two other professional astrologers also attended that same academy during those years. She earned a B.S. degree in marketing from St. John’s University in 1972.