We are honored
to introduce you to the individuals who comprise our Advisory
Board. We are grateful, not only for the high caliber and diversity
of their expertise, but also for the fact that ours is entirely
a volunteer board. Our sincere Thank You to each of them.
Jim is a certified
Mind Body Physical Therapist specializing in trauma and stress
release. His deep commitment to personal authenticity and spiritual
practice brings to our Advisory Board a wider appreciation of
the many inter-related facets of a wellbeing lifestyle.
physician for over 20 years and formerly Chief of Staff at a large
hospital. Today his areas of interest include sports medicine
and exercise physiology; and the relationship between stress and
McCutchan, PhD, MFT
With a doctorate
in Depth and Imaginal Psychology, Rich provides training for MFT
interns and brings a broad-based understanding of group process
to the Advisory Board.
practicing physician in family and sports medicine and medical
acupuncture. Special focus areas include: nutritional medicine,
exercise, healthy aging, chronic fatigue, weight management, insulin
resistance, hypertension, high cholesterol, sinusitis, and allergies.
David is a
graduate of both Harvard and U.C. Berkeley. He also came close
to completing a PhD in education at U.C. Berkeley. David specializes
in corporate, commercial and trademark law. He was a founding
Director of the non-profit Nevada County Land Trust, and is currently
on the Board of Directors for Common Ground, a non-profit organization
providing low-cost housing opportunities in northern
formally Area Health Promotion Specialist for the California Diabetes
Control Program, Corporate Wellness Coordinator for the American
Heart Association, and is past-President of the California Wellness
Information Network (CAL-WIN) that represents 90 wellness-oriented
companies and government agencies in Sacramento.
a 30-year background in both the finance and health care industries.
For the past seven years he has been President of Kair Marketing
Group, Inc., a company marketing complimentary and ancillary health
care services via the Internet.
Lecturer and author of Doctor's Orders: Go Fishing, which
details his experience and research as Director of Mind Body Medicine
for 40 cancer centers. Bernie Siegel, MD has applauded his book
and Larry Dossey, MD, says Dean's research "deserves the
widest audience possible."
Wagner, RN, CLC
a Certified Lifestyle Counselor and is founding Director of the
Wellness Center at Sierra Nevada Memorial Hospital in Grass Valley,
CA. She is also the service leader for Blue Cross Preventive Care
Screening Clinics, as well as Occupational Health Services at
Artie is a
practicing accountant specializing in tax and business consulting.
He is a consultant to the Sony Corporation's Finance Department
at the Metreon in San Francisco, and also consults with several
other Bay Area businesses.