Scott Tips attended UCLA as an undergraduate major in History, where he obtained his B.A. degree, Magna Cum Laude, followed quickly by a year at the Sorbonne University in Paris, France. Returning to the United States, he then studied law at the University of California, Berkeley School of Law (Boalt Hall). At Boalt Hall, he was accepted onto the California Law Review, where he became its Managing Editor and helped to bring that journal back on schedule. After three years of study, Scott … [Read more...] about Scott C. Tips, JD – President
Board of Governors
Gregory Kunin – Vice President
Gregory Kunin was graduated from the University of San Francisco with a B.S. in marketing with an emphasis on economics and business law. Currently Greg is the CEO and co-founder of Ola Loa Products, a vitamin company emphasizing methylation support. Greg has been involved along with his father, Dr. Richard Kunin, in the Preventive Medical field since the founding of the Orthomolecular Medical Society in the 1970s. Formally one of the San Francisco Film Commissioners appointed by Mayor … [Read more...] about Gregory Kunin – Vice President
David Noakes – Chairman
David Noakes, CEO of Immune Biotech Ltd, was a company CEO for many years and a campaigner for human rights. In July 2009 he learned of GcMAF at a lecture while working in Belgium. After beginning to read the research papers on it; he found the proofs incontrovertible. GcMAF is essential to the immune system and our body makes it. David felt it was vital that GcMAF be supplied to people who could no longer make their own. He was concerned that 20 years after it was discovered no one appeared … [Read more...] about David Noakes – Chairman
Alex Landry was duly elected to a three-year NHF Board of Governors’ term in January 2021. He has championed environmental, permaculture, and health-freedom solutions, best practices and coalition building for over a decade – just as long as he has been researching Codex Alimentarius, natural health, healing, and the NHF. In 2020, Alex started working very closely with NHF’s lobbyist Charles Frohman on revitalized NHF lobbying and coalition building. Alex enjoys in-person public speaking, … [Read more...] about Alex Landry
Dr. Murray Susser, M.D., DIPL
NHF Board of Governor member Dr. Murray “Buzz” Susser has been in the forefront of the battle for medical freedom for a generation and now he is fighting his own personal battle against the orthodox medical authorities for his use of efficacious treatments. An unusual doctor who is widely known for actually listening to his patients and treating them effectively, he is greatly sought after for his medical services by film stars and even his medical colleagues who have not been helped … [Read more...] about Dr. Murray Susser, M.D., DIPL
Dan Kenner, Ph.D., L.Ac.
Thomas Macaulay, the oft-quoted 19th-Century English parliamentarian and historian, once wrote, “The highest intellects, like the tops of mountains, are the first to catch and reflect the dawn.” NHF Board of Governors member Dan Kenner is one of those intellects, reflecting the dawn of a new era as individuals become increasingly aware of natural health, and we are fortunate to count him as one of us. From Plants to Rock, and Back Again Although born in Memphis, Tennessee, Dan grew up in … [Read more...] about Dan Kenner, Ph.D., L.Ac.
French-born Corinne Buckley, wife of Fred Buckley and mother to three sons and grandmother as well, is one of the most successful female business entrepreneurs in the natural health industry. She founded Los Angeles-based Superbalife International, a prominent nutritional supplement company in the 90s. Over 55,000 stores in 38 countries around the World carry Ms. Buckley and Superbalife’s high-quality nutritional products. Not content with the business World alone and investing in the health … [Read more...] about Corinne Buckley
Sara Boo is one of the first leaders of NHF in Sweden and is personally responsible for NHF-Sweden’s continued existence. She joined the organization in 2013 and was its chairman from 2014 to 2018. Sara is a certified homiatrician at the Swedish School of Natural Medicine and has broad competence in alternative and complementary medicine therapies. She has been running her practice for 16 years using methods such as live blood analysis, reflexology, homeopathy, massage, acupuncture, herbal … [Read more...] about Sara Boo
A Life Full of Wisdom BY SCOTT C. TIPS I met Michael LeVesque in the early 1990s, not long after I had moved to Marin County, just north of San Francisco. Michael was the owner of a small but elite chain of health-food stores throughout the San Francisco Bay Area, and we soon became friends as I shopped frequently at several of his stores. This is his incredible story so far, most of which I did not even suspect until now. Early Life In the Summer of 1943, Michael was born the … [Read more...] about MICHAEL LEVESQUE
Evitta Morrow, an NHF Life Member, is the co-Founder of Common Sense™ Products with her late husband Tim Morrow, Master Herbalist. Tim was the face of the company and Evitta ran the business and promotional side of the company. For 35 years their mission has been to give people herbal and nutrition options and educate them to understand their health from the inside out. Together, they travelled across the country and began sharing their knowledge about the power of herbs. Evitta’s passion to … [Read more...] about Evitta Morrow
Gary Kohls, M.D.
Dr. Gary G. Kohls is a retired rural family physician from Duluth, Minnesota. For the past 12 years since his retirement in 2008, he has written a weekly column for the Reader Weekly, Duluth’s alternative newsweekly magazine. His column, titled “Duty to Warn,” has been re-published and archived at websites around the World. Dr. Kohls practiced holistic mental health care in Duluth for the last decade of his family practice career, primarily helping psychiatric patients who had become … [Read more...] about Gary Kohls, M.D.
Dr. Richard Fischer
Dr. Fischer is a graduate of the Georgetown University School of Dentistry, where he had the honor of serving as Clinical Instructor for the Department of Dental Materials. Dr. Fischer currently is serving on the faculty for The American College of Integrative Medicine and Dentistry. While continuing his educational journey, he has taken part in over 5000 hours of professional-led training covering a wide range of dental practices and other … [Read more...] about Dr. Richard Fischer