Speaker Bios

Lowell Keppel, DC

Dr. Keppel been in private practice for over 31 years and has successfully integrated nutritional and herbal therapeutics into his holistic approach. He operates a cash practice with a focus on patient education, including demonstrations, lectures, reading lists and one-on-one counseling. Dr. Keppel has studied throughout the U.S., learning and implementing many forms of nutritional examinations. He has retained the best and most practical applications and developed a nutritional examination system that has proven effective in obtaining clinical information and communicating with patients during the consultation. He shares this methodology with other health care practitioners in full day seminars that combine lecture, demonstration and hands-on practice. Lowell owns and operates a multi-disciplinary clinic in Westminster, Colorado.

Kerry Bone, BSc (Hons), Dip Phyto, FNIMH, FNHAA, MCPP, FANTA

Professor Kerry Bone is a practicing herbalist, co-founder and head of Research and Development at MediHerb, and Principal of the Australian College of Phytotherapy. Working for the Australian College of Phytotherapy, and in conjunction with the University of New England, Kerry has developed a Masters degree program in clinical herbal medicine. In relation to this work he was appointed Adjunct Associate Professor by the university from 2006 to 2012. Kerry was also recently appointed Adjunct Professor at the New York Chiropractic College.

Amanda Williams B.Bus, Adv Dip Nat, Dip Bot Med, MANTA

Naturopath & Medical Herbalist

An internationally experienced integrative naturopath & medical herbalist, Amanda has over 20 years clinical practice.  Amanda’s passion for the art & science of herbal therapy, holistic clinical nutrition, lifestyle programs and empowerment coaching synergize into dynamic programs individually tailored for each patient. Specializing in integrative endocrinology for women, Amanda has dedicated her clinical practice to discovering & addressing the underlying cause of ill health to deliver long term sustainable health solutions. Amanda’s naturopathic practice is located in Brisbane, Australia where she utilizes a variety of functional health testing and has a large herbal and nutritional dispensary. Amanda has been under tutelage of Professor Kerry Bone, renowned herbal clinician for two decades. 

A popular speaker who is able to convey the technical complexity of herbal & clinical therapy for ease of implementation at your own practice. She has presented seminars to health professionals in the United States, Canada, UK, South Africa and Australia since 2001.   

Bruce Bond, DC

Dr. Bond practiced for twenty-two years in Cleveland Ohio where he started and ran a successful Functional Wellness and chiropractic clinic. He currently works with his son in Florida at his son’s clinic in Melbourne, Florida. The Florida clinic was started in a town in which he and his son were not known and in three years is a successful profitable private pay clinic utilizing effective herbal and nutritional therapies. Dr. Bond is on a mission because he sees people are losing life to their years and living in bodies shattered by time. His clinical experience has shown him that by utilizing effective gentle botanicals that the human body can restore form and function. Dr. Bond has been bringing his clinical practical experience, humor and empowering style to clinicians for over seventeen years. His unique style of making the complicated simple will enable you to go back on Monday and help those who want to restore and revitalize themselves both physically and emotionally.

Stuart White, DC, DACBN, CCN

For over 32 years, Dr. White has applied nutritional principles to health issues and has overseen Whole Health Associates in Houston, TX, one of the most successful multi-practitioner complementary healthcare practices in the U. S.  Having graduated from Life Chiropractic College in 1981, Dr. White now exclusively practices nutrition therapy, having treated in excess of thirty-four thousand patients, using his vast training and experience in nutrition, which includes Applied Trophology, Contact Reflex Analysis, Meridian Stress Analysis, and Acoustic Cardiography.  He has participated in numerous product trials with Standard Process and has used SP for his entire 34 years in practice.

Dr. White’s approach emphasizes hormonal balance, detoxification of all systems, and empowerment in the death and dying process (which includes complementary work with the traditional medical model).  He also specializes in post-biological development and balancing the bioenergetic vital forces.

He says, “The philosophy is pure; power coming through enlivened and unburdened pathways manifests health in every human field. By simply strengthening systems, glands and organs it is possible to increase the life expression of a person. The result is more personal power, greater clarity of purpose, more facilitated transformation, and more capability to join in creativity with others. No matter what challenge is facing an individual (grief, disease, stress, et al) being potent to meet the challenge is where all sense of fulfillment lives. My philosophy is that strong people live well, and demonstrate human greatness well!”

David Hogsed, DOM, AP

David Hogsed, D.O.M., A.P., is in full time practice with his father, James Hogsed, D.C., at the Natural Healthcare Professionals clinic in Fort Myers, Florida. His practice specializes in providing effective nutritional support for endocrine, digestion, musculoskeletal, and immune system health.

David has taught post-graduate programs through Texas Chiropractic College, Logan Chiropractic College, the University of Miami-Miller School of Medicine, Palmer Chiropractic College, Life University, and Northwestern Chiropractic College. He has served as a clinical consultant and seminar speaker for Standard Process since 2003 and is currently a post-graduate faculty member of Texas Chiropractic College. These inspiring nutrition seminars focus on giving health care professionals the tools they need to successfully integrate nutrition into practice. 

Lee Carroll, BSc, BHSc (Western Herbal Medicine)

Lee Carroll, BSc, BHSc (WHM) is a practicing medical herbalist with 26 years experience in the herbal industry working with MediHerb® and Standard Process®.

Working alongside one of the world’s leading herbalists, Professor Kerry Bone, Lee has developed unique insights into the clinical application of science based western herbal medicine, herbal quality, and herbal manufacturing.

Lee lives in Brisbane Australia, yet travels extensively throughout the United States conducting informative and practical seminars for healthcare professionals on the clinical application of western herbal therapy.

Lee has an insatiable appetite for herbal and biomedical research and has a unique ability to explain complex concepts, making them relevant and meaningful for clinical practice.

Michael Gaeta, DAc, MS, CDN, Dipl Ac & ABT (NCCAOM)

Dr. Michael Gaeta is a visionary educator, clinician, and writer in the field of natural healthcare.  His purpose is to create a world of vital, resilient people who find fulfillment through positive contribution. Michael works with natural health professionals who want to improve their patient care and practice success, through his one-year clinicians’ mentoring program, live seminars and webinars, and distance learning programs.

He holds licenses in acupuncture, dietetics-nutrition and massage therapy, and is a doctor of acupuncture in Rhode Island. Michael earned his master’s degree in acupuncture from the New York College of Health Professions, where he was a faculty member for ten years. Michael’s teaching is informed by 24 years of successful clinical practice, in his New York and Colorado clinics, helping thousands of patients improve their well-being, prevent illness, and stay out of the medical system.

He co-founded Acupuncture for Veterans, providing free treatments in New York City. Michael is past president of the Acupuncture Society of New York, earning awards for State Association President of the Year. He appeared on the CBS Early Show and NBC News, and has trained thousands of clinicians in his Success with Natural Medicine clinical seminars since January 2001, and his Love, Serve & Succeed business and ethics seminars since 1996. In four years, his wellness radio show on Contact Talk Radio has attracted over 100,000 subscribers. He loves to debunk popular myths regarding food quality (critical), vaccines (bad), cholesterol (good), antioxidant vitamins (bad), and chronic illness (preventable). Michael is also a pianist and composer.