571-926-8918 | www.vapwc.com | firstname.lastname@example.org
Aubry first become interested in acupuncture and Chinese medicine while working in the legal field as a personal injury paralegal. During this time, she worked with numerous individuals suffering from debilitating physical trauma and chronic pain. Aubry began researching alternative health care modalities as a mean to address the unique needs of her clients. Through her research, she discovered a passion for the healing arts and ultimately decided to pursue her desire to help others through holistic medicine.
Vice President/Membership Liaison
Stephanie began working for the Roselle Center of Healing in Fairfax, Virginia in 2010. In 2005 she completed her Doctorate in Naturopathic Medicine from Southwest College of Naturopathic Medicine located in Tempe, AZ and opened a private practice. While training at SCNM she was first introduced to Chinese medicine and returned back to school to complete a Masters Degree in Oriental Medicine from the Phoenix Institute of Herbal Medicine and Acupuncture. She is a NCCAOM Diplomat of Oriental Medicine since 2009.
Born and raised in Richmond, Virginia, Sarah graduated Summa Cum Laude in 2008 from Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University with a Bachelors of Arts in Political Science. In 2009, she moved to Northern Virginia and graduated from the George Mason School of Public Policy in 2010 with a Masters in Public Policy. After interning with local representative and working in a local constituent office, Sarah decided to leave the political field and enrolled in TAI Sophia in September 2012 having received her first acupuncture treatment that same summer. She graduated from what is now Maryland University of Integrative Health (MUIH) in 2016 with a Masters of Acupuncture and in June of 2017 with a Doctorate of Acupuncture.
In 2014 while studying acupuncture, she began assisting Arthur Fan, L.Ac. at the McLean Center for Complementary and Integrative Medicine and continues to work there. She plans to integrate into the space next door to Dr. Fan to serve her own patients while specializing in women's health, dermatology, and facial and body rejuvenation. In 2016, Sarah also began assisting Jennifer Yeh, L.Ac. at Sacred Lotus Acupuncture. It is her hope that she will also be able to continuing working there as a secondary practitioner. As an ASVA Board member, she intends to help educate the general public and elected political officials about the benefits of acupuncture.
Sarah graduated from the Maryland Institute of Traditional Chinese Medicine in 2001 with a Master in Traditional Chinese Medicine. She has been in private practice for over 15 years. She currently practices in Warrenton, Virginia.
703-203-3934 | www.belleviewmassagetherapy.com
Laura is a Virginia licensed acupuncturist and herbalist and nationally certified Diplomate of Oriental Medicine (NCCAOM). She graduated from Five Branches University in San Jose, CA in 2013 with a Masters in Traditional Chinese Medicine and also holds a California acupuncture license. She is certified in Sports Medicine, but treats a variety of concerns. She has a Bachelor of Science in Biology and has worked in the medical, earth science, and computer fields. Laura is a Northern Virginia native who enjoys spending times outside. She stays active in the community through various volunteer opportunities. She is passionate about helping people and caring for the environment.
Member at Large
Robert Hoffman, L.Ac.434-218-7677 | email@example.com | www.commongroundcville.org
Robert has been practicing acupuncture and herbal medicine for twenty years. He has traveled extensively throughout the world to study and learn universal truths that support and create healing from within. He teaches and supervises students as Kings Park University School of Acupuncture in Annandale, VA.