Acorn School Faculty

Jahwei Chen-Graf

Clinical Herbalist, Naturopath, Holistic Nutritionist

Core Faculty

Candis Cantin

Herbalist, Holistic Health Minister, Certified Ayurvedic and Chinese Herbal Practitioner

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Alene Sidle

Vitalist Herbalist, Wild crafter, Gardener, Chef

Kathi Keville

Aromatherapist, Herbalist, & Author

MJ (Mary Jo) Beaupre

Clinical Herbalist, Certified Nutrition Counselor

Heather Luna, Clinical Herbalist, Clinical Nutritionist

Acorn School of Herbal Medicine Director

Heather is the main instructor for all classes. She teaches the core curriculum both in the classroom and in the field, as well as primary clinician in the school's community free clinic.

Paul Bergner, Medical Herbalist, Clinical Nutritionist

Founder of the North American Institute of Medical Herbalism (NAIMH)

The creator of our Footprints course curriculum. He is the voice on all audio teachings and it is his work in Western herbalism that we will primarily study.

Jon Oleson

Western Herbalist, Flower Essence Clinician, Plant Communication Guide