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Re-Engineer Your Life Holistic Health Summit
Washington, DC – February 4, 2017
DC Summit Program
|8:00 – 9am
||FREE Bonus Yoga Class! with Valerie Owens
|9:30 – 9:40am
||Welcome & Introductions – FREE GIVEAWAYS!
|9:40 – 10:35am
||Healthy Gut, Healthy Life: Stress & Digestive Health – Dr. Lesa Lawson
|10:50 – 11:45am
||Clean & Clear: Best Methods of Complete Body Detoxing – Dr. Millie Lytle
|12:00 – 12:50pm
||Meditation Techniques for Becoming Peaceful and Stress Free – Sister Jenna
|12:50 – 1:40pm
||Lunch & Wellness Exhibits Open – FREE GIVEAWAYS!
|1:40 – 2:35pm
||Abundance: Minding Your Money Mentality – Takeya Young
|2:50 – 3:20pm
||How to Start & Maintain a Raw Food Diet! – Chef Khepra Anu
|3:20 – 3:50pm
||The Taste! Raw Food Demonstration – Chef Khepra Anu
|4:05 – 4:55pm
||Powerful Plant-based Meal Planning for Nourishment, Energy & Healing – Dr. Ruby Lathon
DC Summit Venue
The Trinity Center (Washington Trinity University) 125 Michigan Avenue, Washington, DC 20017
2017 Washington, DC Re-Engineer Your Life
Holistic Health Summit Speakers
Dr. Ruby Lathon – Holistic Nutritionist & Health Coach, Director Roadmap to Holistic Health, Host of The Veggie Chest Dr. Ruby Lathon is a certified holistic nutritionist, wellness expert and advocate for plant-based nutrition. Dr. Lathon inspires with a powerful story of recovering from thyroid cancer through alternative treatment focused on a whole food, plant-based diet. Dr. Lathon, who holds a Ph.D. in Industrial & Systems Engineering, now teaches others to re-engineer their health and live disease free. Dr. Lathon served as Nutrition Policy Manager at the Physicians Committee for Responsible Medicine and is a sought after keynote speaker and was a speaker at the Congressional Black Caucus Panel, In Pursuit of a Healthier Black America. Through her organization, Roadmap to Holistic Health, Dr. Lathon works with a team of experts to teach people how to heal naturally and achieve optimal health. Her organization hosts a number of health conferences, workshops, vegan and raw nutrition and cooking classes, and provides customized nutritional consultations and coaching programs. Dr. Lathon is host of The Veggie Chest with Dr. Ruby, a plant-based cooking show featured on many outlets.
Sister Jenna – Spiritual Leader, Author, Host of America Meditating Radio Show & Meditation Museums Director Sister Jenna is a spiritual leader, author, radio host and TV personality, renowned speaker and founder of the Meditation Museum I & II in metropolitan Washington, DC. Selected by EBW2020 as one of the 100 most influential leaders for 2015, her mission is to decode critical current issues and offer a perspective for folks to find clarity, power, and insight. Sister Jenna has traveled to over 80 countries. Her wisdom, peace, and compassion for humanity are expressed through the variety of initiatives she spearheads for youth, women, governments, and communities. She has collaborated with Fortune 500 companies on key issues and her syndicated radio show, America Meditating is a popular global online show. Sister Jenna is the recipient of numerous awards and proclamations including, the President’s Lifetime National Community Service Award and writes for the Huffington Post.
Dr. Lesa Lawson – Naturopathic Doctor and Colon Hydrotherapist; LawsOnHealth Wellness Dr. Lawson is a trained Naturopathic Doctor and certified Colon Hydrotherapist. Dr. Lawson’s practice is integrative and holistic. Dr. Lawson specializes in alternative therapies that help clients regain their digestive health. Her area of focus is the gut/stomach as it is the seat of most illnesses arising from factors such as poor diet, dehydration, medications interacting negatively with one another, stress, or unhealthy working or living environments. Dr. Lawson was trained at Trinity School of Natural Health and The Institute for Integrative Nutrition, also gaining certifications from St. John’s Botanicals and Lifestream Institute. Dr. Lawson is a member of the American Association of Drugless Practitioners (AADP) and the International Association for Colon Hydrotherapy (I-ACT). She is the founder of LawsOnHealth Wellness, located in Northern Virginia. Dr. Lawson’s first work is the thought-provoking, Six Lies Women Believe about Their Health, followed by When Stress Comes to Stay.
Dr. Millie Lytle – Naturopathic Doctor, Board Certified Nutritionist; Tournesol Wellness Millennia Lytle, affectionately known by her patients as Dr. Millie, solves health puzzles by filling gaps of care. Since 2002, she has been using an eclectic intuitive and scientific combination of mind/body modalities and principles of Naturopathic Medicine to help her patients solve the mystery of themselves. She is a member of Tournesol Wellness’ Primary Care Team who’s mission is to improve primary care in New York. She is a licensed ND with the District of Columbia Department of Health and a Certified Nutritionist with the Board of Certified Nutrition Specialists (BCNS). Dr. Millie’s modalities are functional, whole foods and clinical nutrition, Gene SNP analysis, herbs, homeopathy, hypnotherapy, lifestyle, Brennan body work, Spiritual psychology, and mind-body medicine. She incorporates education and research in the fields of epigenetics and nutrigenomics in order to help her patients make bio-individual transformation.
Takeya Young – Business Mentor, Entrepreneur, Lifestyle Engineer; Takeyah Young & Associates Takeyah Young is an engineer by training, an educator in practice, and an entrepreneur at heart.™ Ms. Young offers solutions and strategies for personal and organizational sustainability. She helps craft systems and cultivate space to achieve clarity, confidence, and comfort in your life, work, and business. Ms. Young’s coaching, consulting, and speaking offerings uniquely integrate her backgrounds in Physics (B.S., Lincoln University of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania), Engineering (Masters, University of Maryland at College Park), and coaching (Institute for Integrative Nutrition) with her training in leadership, business and wealth-building. As a speaker, lifestyle engineer, personal sustainability strategist, and business mentor, Ms. Young has been spotlighted on Black Enterprise, Dyana Valentine, The Brand New Mommy, Eco-Beautiful Weddings, South Florida Times, and The Miami Times.
Chef Khepra Anu – Raw Chef, Author & Owner, Khepra’s Raw Food Juice Bar Khepra Anu has dedicated his life to sharing his knowledge of the power that the Live Food lifestyle combined with systematic fasting has on the body. Over the past 15 years he has hosted numerous health retreats in the U.S. and internationally, during which he guides participants through his unique approach to repairing and detoxifying through the scientific and mechanical application of coconut water, fresh juices, and living food. In 2011 Khepra expanded his platform by opening Khepra’s Raw Food Juice Bar in Washington, D.C., which was featured in the Washington Post’s Best Eats. Khepra is author of the book, Paradise Health: A Feasting and Fasting Guide to Optimal Health through Detoxification. In 2013, Khepra’s designer Raw Burger not only won him the Best Raw Cuisine award in the Best Food on the Planet competition in Ocean City, MD, but it was also featured on WETA’s Best Burgers in Washington television program. Recently Khepra was featured in the acclaimed hit documentary, The Healing Effect.
Valeria Owens – Registered Yoga Teacher & Empowerment Coach; Calm Ambition, LLC Valerie Owens is a Registered Yoga Teacher certified to teach Power Vinyasa Flow Yoga. While practicing/training in Miami, Florida Valerie was able to attain a certificate from the University of Miami in Professional Life Coaching. Carefully incorporating breath to movement techniques with thought provoking, forward moving messages, class participants have been able to walk away feeling challenged physically with a sense of peace and gratitude. Valerie is committed to a daily self practice, allowing her to create a class flow/choreography that any level participant will enjoy and feel safe.
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- Lesa Lawson, N.D., CHHC, AADP, Author, LawsOnHealth Wellness, LLC
- Sister Jenna, Renowned Spiritual Leader, Author, Radio and TV personality, and Founder of the Meditation Museum
- Ruby Lathon, PhD, Certified Holistic Nutritionist, Roadmap to Holistic Health
- Millie Lytle, N.D., Certified Nutritionist, Tournesol Wellness
- Takeyah Young, Business Mentor, Entrepreneur, Lifestyle Engineer, Takeyah Young & Assoc.
- Khepra Anu, Author, Raw Food Chef, Owner Khepra’s Raw Food & Juice Bar
- Valerie Owens, Registered Yoga Teacher/Empowerment Coach, Calm Ambition, LLC