Board of Directors

Mark Huberman

President
Attorney Mark Huberman has adhered to a plant-based diet for all of his 64 years and credits his excellent health to the Sheltonian diet upon which he was raised. He literally grew up with the NHA having attended his first "Convention" with his parents Max and Ruth Huberman in 1964 at the age of 13. He began his service to the... more

Barbara Ferguson Kennedy

Vice President
Barbara Ferguson Kennedy gained extensive experience with international affairs while employed as a journalist for several national and international newspapers and magazines. Working the last 24 years as a journalist and bureau chief in Paris, London and now Washington, she developed an expertise on Middle East affairs. She... more

Mark Alan Epstein

Treasurer
Mark Epstein is a computer scientist who has been working in the investment management and technology industries for over 25 years. After receiving a B.S. in Mathematics and an M.S. in Computer Science from The University of Chicago, Mark began designing and implementing a variety of mathematical and automated tools for futures... more

Alan Goldhamer, D.C.

Board Member
Alan Goldhamer, D.C., is a chiropractor and director of the TrueNorth Health Clinic in Penngrove, California, a multi-discipline outpatient clinic and in-patient residential health care program specializing in medically supervised water-only fasting. He is a graduate of Western States Chiropractic College. He is board certified... more

Roslyn Reynolds

Board Member
Roz Reynolds has been a member of the NHA for many years, and became a lifetime member and a board member 30 years ago. She was first introduced to this lifestyle after being diagnosed 45 years ago with Crohn’s disease. The medical option was the removal of 18 inches of her intestine, and a lifetime of drugs and future... more

Joy Gross

Board Member
Joy Gross is one of the most celebrated and accomplished leaders in the history of the NHA. She began her service to the Board back inthe1950's and became the co-director of the world famous Pawling Health Manor which she operated with her husband, the late Dr. Robert Gross.  

Sandie Sajner

Board Member
Sandie Sajner was born in 1950 and grew up eating the Standard American Diet. Many of my family members were diagnosed with obesity, heart disease, and cancer and most died an early death. They blamed their health problems on heredity, saying that nothing could be done about it. As a licensed practical nurse (LPN), I believed... more