Michael 'Kombi' McKenna
- Atenas, Alajuela, Costa Rica
Michael McKenna started the world’s first ibogaine aftercare center in 2008 in Nayarit, Mexico as part of his lifelong intention to serve people suffering from substance abuse. After being initiated into Bwiti in Gabon in 2009, earning the name Kombi NaMissingui, Michael was a founding member of New York’s Universalist Bwiti Society and is an acknowledged Bwiti ceremony leader. With a background in marketing, conferences and promotion, Michael has been the executive director of IbogaLife since 2014.
Michael performs many of the cermonial invocations and he is the tree talker, bearing the task of beginning ancestral conversations and consent.