Speaker Bios

John Bennett DC

John Bennett is a 30-year chiropractic veteran, small business entrepreneur, certified coach, teacher and speaker. By combining the chiropractic principles of vitalism with his extensive experience in therapeutic nutrition, he has developed an extremely successful wellness model. His functional approach to developing long-lasting relationships with patients, combined with his drive to share effective strategies with peer practitioners has led to a unique teaching style that aligns goals and purpose to achieve heightened levels of personal and professional success.

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.

Berris Burgoyne, BHSc, ND, Dip Herb

Berris Burgoyne, BHSc, ND, Dip Herb, is a renowned naturopathic clinician with 30 years of experience. She owns and runs a highly successful naturopathic clinic in Brisbane, Australia, and is a senior member of the MediHerb team as a technical writer and educator.

Berris was one of Kerry Bone’s first herbal students and has worked closely with him over the past 26 years. She regularly lectures alongside Kerry in Australia and New Zealand and has also lectured extensively in the United States, Canada, the United Kingdom and South Africa.

What sets Berris apart as a speaker and educator is her ability to take very complex technical data and transform it into practical clinical information that is easy to understand and apply. This, coupled with her extensive clinical experience, makes her an authoritative and dynamic presenter.

Stuart White DC

Dr. Stuart White, DC, is a Chiropractor, Certified Clinical Nutritionist, a Diplomat of the American Clinical Board of Nutrition, and a renowned national speaker. For over 20 years, Dr. White has applied nutritional principles to health issues, and has overseen Whole Health Associates in Houston, Texas – one of the largest and most successful holistic health care practices in the United States. Dr. White has addressed over 33,000 patient cases and continues to successfully apply sound nutritional principles that support patients with serious health imbalances.

Annette K. Schippel DC

Dr. Annette K. Schippel DC has been in the healthcare field for more than 16 years. Her passion for pediatrics and nutrition has led to a large family practice with an emphasis on women, children, and clinical nutrition. Dr. Schippel’s reputation has brought her a continuing flow of patients from across not only Illinois, but from all over the U.S. and other countries as well. Her expertise in functional medicine has contributed to the success of her holistic practice, and has also allowed her to become a respected public health educator in her profession. Over the past six years, Dr. Schippel has traveled the world teaching thousands of practitioners about functional endocrinology and its application for the patient. She has written and co-written numerous manuals used by clinicians implementing this type of work. Her expertise in this field has led her to being a guest speaker at national and international conferences.