LabAroma would not be possible without the endless support and encouragement from some of the Aromatherapy industries most experienced and influential minds.
Timothy Miller ND, LAc, RA is a naturopathic physician, licensed acupuncturist, and registered aromatherapist is a chemistry nerd. Fueled by the abundant, potent, and unique components within aromatherapy, Dr Miller has sought to understand how essential oils act on the body.
Colleen Thompson’s Essence of Thyme College of Holistic Studies, Aromatherapy Certification Program has been approved by the BCAOA, CFA, NAHA and AIA. Colleen sits on the British Columbia Alliance Of Aromatherapy (BCAOA) as President and on the AIA Board of Directors as a Director. She is also the Chair of the AIA Education Committee.
Kelly M. Ablard is a certified and registered complementary and alternative
medicine (CAM) practitioner and holds a Doctorate in Biology, a Master’s in
Primate Conservation, and a Bachelor of Science (Hons) in Zoology. Kelly’s
expertise is rooted in her scientific investigation of (and profound love for) plants
Danielle Sade B.Sc.& CAHP is the founder of Healing Fragrances School of
Aromatherapy and the author of The Aromatherapy Beauty Guide. Using the science
of Carrier & Essential oils to create Natural Personal Care Products.
Danielle has been President of the Canadian Federation of Aromatherapists (CFA)
and is an active member of the CFA’s education committee.
Wendy Belcour is the co–director of the Ecole Internationale du Bien–Être (Toulouse, France) founded in 2009. Wendy is at the forefront of training Natural Health practitioners in France. She is also the initiator of several innovative techniques and supportive care services in France, most popularily the Nursing Touch ® method.
Ann Harman is an organic farmer, herbalist and distiller. She has been making herbal products for decades and distilling hydrosols for nearly 30 years. Ann is the author of Harvest to Hydrosol, a how to book about distilling for hydrosols. She is currently involved in research of the hydrosols; chemistry, microbiology, adulteration, heavy metals and comparison experiments through Circle H Institute.
Jenny Williams is the Creative Director and one of the co–owners of Aromatics International. Jenny loves writing about essential oils and natural aromatherapy products and sharing this information with others. Jenny has an M.Ed. from the University of Maryland in curriculum development and instruction and loves actively being involved in aromatherapy education. When she is not creating content for social media posts, writing blog articles, teaching essential oil workshops, or formulating aromatherapy recipes, Jenny can be found out enjoying the woods of Montana with family, friends, and her black lab, Buckley.
Andrea Butje is an internationally–recognized Aromatherapist who is changing the educational paradigm through her inspired approach to teaching and creating a community online. Andrea is a global leader and author in the aromatherapy world. She possess and shares a wealth of knowledge and passion in plants, education and therapy. In 2013, Andrea won the Alliance of International Aromatherapists’ Lifetime Achievement Award.
Rhiannon is a leading clinical aromatherapy educator who is also the host and organiser of the botanica series of conferences that run biennially. Rhiannon is a Fellow of the International Federation of Professional Aromatherapists (GB). In 2009 she was honoured to receive an achievement award by the Alliance of International Aromatherapists (USA).
Karen Williams is the passionate and detailed women behind Aromatics international. Karen has an immense passion for working closely with inspired, dedicated producers. She works with small–scale distillers and producers and support local communities in over 60 different countries to bring their stunning oil to us.
Fiona Hedigan is a Clinical Aromatherapist and is based in Dublin, Ireland. She is a skilled formulator and branding specialist. This skillset combined with her expertise in compliance has enabled her to successfully develop aromatherapy products for other lifestyle and wellness brands. In 2016, Fiona launched FLORA + FIONA, her own niche brand of therapeutic botanical oils.