MEET OUR TEAM

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Lori Mitchell

Publisher & Editor

Bio coming soon.

Belleville, ON

 
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Dyan Perry, Registered Yoga & Postnatal Yoga Teacher

Lifestyle & Digital Editor

Bio coming soon.

Toronto, ON | thewellnessco.ca

 
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Jacquie Blanchette, Personal Trainer & Fitness/lifestyle coach

Fitness Editor

Jacquie Blanchette is a fitness & lifestyle coach who believes that one of life'e greatest joys is movement, and is passionate about enriching people’s lives through strength. After working in the fitness industry for over 15 years she feels fortunate to have found a home for her boutique gym in Rossmore. Jacquie has a BA in Sociology, a diploma in Fitness & Health Promotion and is currently certified in personal training, indoor cycling, fitness kickboxing and kettlebell foundations. Outside of the gym she can be found running/hiking/biking local trails or better yet local wine routes!

Rossmore, ON | thefitnessguild.com

 

SHARON HARRISON

Copy Editor

Bio coming soon.

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Bob House

Contributing Photographer

Bio coming soon.

Belleville, ON | facebook.com/bobhousephotography

CONTRIBUTORS

Dr. David SuzukI

The David Suzuki Foundation

Dr. David Suzuki, Co-Founder of the David Suzuki Foundation, is an award- winning scientist, environmentalist and broadcaster. He is renowned for his radio and television programs that explain the complexities of the natural sciences in a compelling and easily understood way. Dr. Suzuki is also recognized as a world leader in sustainable ecology. He is now Professor Emeritus at UBC.

Toronto, ON | davidsuzuki.org

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Dr. Andrea Sorichetti

Belleville Integrative Health Centre

Bio coming soon.

Belleville, ON | bihc.ca

 

Natasha Turner, ND

Clear Medicine Wellness Boutique

Dr. Natasha Turner, ND is a regular contributor to various publications and television programs as a natural health expert. Shows like The Dr. Oz Show, The Marilyn Denis Show, Canada AM, CP24, CTV News, Breakfast Television, Rogers TV, Shaw TV, and more have used her expertise to educate audiences. Print publications include SELF, ELLE, Glow, Canadian Business, Health, Today’s Parent, Lush The Magazine, Alive, National Post, Metro, Tonic, Vista, Fit Life, Cocoa, Viva, Healthy Living Now, Get Outside, and several websites, including a regular column for Chatelaine.com, Blisstree.com, and Huffingtonpost.ca.

Toronto, ON | drnatashaturner.com

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Michelle Durkin, BSc(H), ND, Bowen Practitioner

Quinte Naturopathic Centre

Dr. Michelle Durkin attended the University of Guelph and obtained a Bachelor of Science with honours in Biomedical Science. With this medical background, she went on to study at the Canadian College of Naturopathic Medicine in Toronto and graduated as a licensed doctor of naturopathic medicine in 2003. Dr. Durkin founded her clinic, the Quinte Naturopathic Centre. As a Naturopathic Doctor she is very committed to providing excellent individualized health care in a warm and professional environment. Michelle is also a professional Bowenwork® practitioner. In addition, Dr. Durkin holds professional memberships with the Ontario Association of Naturopathic Doctors (OAND), the Canadian Association of Naturopathic Doctors (CAND), and the Association of Perinatal Naturopathic Doctors (APND).

Belleville, ON | quintenc.ca

 
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CAROLYN COFFIN

Eat Real Food Academy

Bio coming soon.

Belleville, ON | eatrealfoodacademy.com

 

Kris Bonn, Personal Injury Lawyer

Bonn Law

Bio coming soon.

Belleville, ON | bonnlaw.ca

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Alexandria Barker

Bio coming soon.

Brighton, ON | alexandriabarker.com

 

Tamara Segal, herbalist

Hawthorn Herbals

Bio coming soon.

Prince Edward County, ON | hawthornherbals.com

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Dianne DowlinG

President of  National Farmers Union, Local 316 (Kingston and Frontenac and Lennox-Addington Counties)

Bio coming soon.

Kingston, ON

 

Dr. Melissa Lem, FAMILY DOCTOR

Bio coming soon.

Toronto, ON & Vancouver, BC

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Carson Arthur, Landscaper

Carson Arthur is a global landscape designer with a focus on eco-friendly spaces. For 15 years, Carson has taught homeowners how to raise the value of their homes through outdoor renovations. Carson started his television career as a behind-the-scenes prop coordinator for a national garden call-in show. Very quickly, Carson turned an opportunity to host his own show into a landscape design staple. With international coverage, Carson has become a voice of environmentally-friendly landscape design on a global scale.

Toronto, ON | carsonarthur.com

 

Dana Goodfellow, RMT (Registered Massage Therapist)

Quinte Mind & Body

Dana is the owner of Quinte Mind & Body, and has been a practicing Registered Massage Therapist (RMT) for many years in the Belleville area. Through Dana’s love of learning and providing superior results for her patients, she has added modalities from her knowledge of the body and medical treatment. Two modalities are Contemporary Medical Acupuncture and becoming a Certified Meditation Teacher and Facilitator. As a graduate of an advanced course of Massage Therapy at Georgian College, Dana takes great pride in treating patients with many different manual techniques. After a year in practice, Dana received her certification from McMaster University for Contemporary Medical Acupuncture.

Belleville, ON | quintemindandbody.ca

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Liz Grant, Physiotherapist

Quinte Orthopaedics & Rehabilitation Specialists

Bio coming soon.

Belleville, ON | quinteortho.com