ACHS Faculty & Staff

Executive Leadership

DORENE PETERSEN, BA, DIP.NT, DIP.ACU, RH (AHG)
Founding President

ERIKA YIGZAW, B.COM, LL.B. (HONS)
President

TRACEY ABELL, BS, MS
Chief Operating Officer

CHARLI HISLOP, MBA, PHD
VP of Academic Affairs

NATHAN PHILLIPS, BA, MA, PHD
Chief Information Officer

KATE HARMON
Chief Marketing Officer

JUDY STARR
VP of External Relations

Academic Leadership

SHAWN HALLUM, AS, BS, MS
Spa Management Department Chair, Professor

AMANDA LATTIN, BA, MAT, DIP. AROMA., MH, RA
Aromatherapy Department Chair, Professor

OLEG MAKSIMOV, BS, MPH, PHD, RYT 200
Associate Academic Dean, Professor

SUSAN E. MARCUS, MS, MBA, PHD
Dean of Business

SCOTT STUART, LAC, BS, MACOM
Herbal Studies Department Chair, Professor

Aromatherapy Faculty

Complementary and Alternative Medicine (CAM) Faculty

General Education Faculty

TOREY BROWNE, BA, MA
Assistant Professor

CYNTHIA DUVAL, BS, MA
Assistant Professor

STEPHANIE GREGG-MARCH, BS, M.ED.
Associate Professor

LORI HOLDREN, BS, MS, PHD
Assistant Professor

NATHAN HOVEKAMP, BS, MS, PHD
Assistant Professor

MARLEIGH NOSKA , BA, BSN, MA
Professor

LISA WARMAN, BS, MLS
Assistant Professor

Herbal Studies Faculty

JACQUELINE (JACQUI) MCGRATH, ND
Assistant Professor

Nutrition Faculty

Spa Management Faculty

MARGARET LAPIERRE, BS, DIP HHP
Assistant Professor

Administrative Team

CALVIN ALEXANDER
Shipping and Production Assistant

CAMERON ASMUSSEN, BS
Instructional Designer

HEATHER BALEY, BA, CERT.AROMA.
Dean of Students

SCOTT BARNHILL
Shipping Lead

AMANDA HELLER DONACA, BS, MBA
Associate Dean of Admissions

ASHLEY EHMIG, BS, MLS
Online Instructional Design Librarian

ERIN HALLFORD
Purchasing & Facility Manager

JULIE JACOBSON
Bookkeeper/Business Office Assistant

TANJA KANESHIRO, BS, BA
Executive Assistant to the President

TAYLOR KEYSER, BS
Business Office Assistant

MICHAEL MARNEY-BRUSSTAR
Admissions Assistant

JENNIFER MORRISON, BA
Registrar

STEPHANIE NORTH, BA, MBA
Assistant Director of Financial Aid VA Certifying Official

ANDREW PIERSON, BS
Website Coordinator and Graphic Designer

PENNY PLATT, AAS
Art Director

TRACY REISINGER, BA, MA
Director of Financial Aid

KERRIE L. SEEBER, BA
Production Lead

NATALYA SHEPELEVA, MS
GMP and Quality Assurance Coordinator

JOEL STRIMLING
Senior Student Advisor

AMY SWINEHART, BA
Dean of Admissions

MOLLY SYKES, BA, MS
Admissions Advisor

MELISSA TRUJILLO, BS, MS, MAR
Student Advisor

AUDRA TURNER, BA
Executive Assistant

EMILY VERDUSCO
Student Support Advisor