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Jennifer Salos, MS, CNC

Jennifer SalosJennifer is a nationally Certified Nutritional Consultant and Diplomat of the American Association of Nutritional Consultants. She holds a Bachelor’s degree from Duquesne University, and a Masters of Science degree in Holistic Nutrition from Clayton College of Natural Health. She is the founder of Chesapeake Holistic Natural Health Center and has been on the leading edge of the natural health movement for almost 20 years.

After her own health crisis in her 20s that was ultimately reversed through nutrition and lifestyle modification, Jennifer decided to devote her career to helping others achieve wellness through science-based natural health strategies. Jennifer pioneered the use of leading-edge biocommunication technologies in the greater Annapolis area, and has helped thousands reach their vibrant living goals.

Jennifer has a passion for travel, jewelry making, cooking, and reading. Jennifer lives on Kent Island with her husband, Steve, and beautiful daughter, Summer, who inspire her every single day.

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Carol Heckman, RN, CNC, CNHP

Carol HeckmanCarol Heckman is a Registered Nurse with more than 30 years’ experience in traditional, natural, and integrative healthcare. She is a graduate of University of Delaware School of Nursing and Trinity School of Natural Health, where she obtained certifications in Nutritional Counseling, Herbalism, and Natural Health.

She began working in natural and integrative health looking for help with her own autoimmune condition. As she began to experience improved health, Carol started educating others. Since 2003, she has been teaching and lecturing to private and community groups about the impact of food, stress, environment, and lifestyle on health.

In her practice at Chesapeake Holistic, Carol educates individuals and groups to reach their wellness goals and learn about healthy food choices and balanced living.

When not at Chesapeake Holistic, Carol enjoys life with her family and friends here in Annapolis.

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Lisa Manning, CST, LMT

Untitled design (4)Lisa brings a wealth of experience, expertise, warmth and compassion to her work with clients from all walks of life. For the past 20 years, she has specialized in working with clients confronting chronic pain and anxiety, as well as chronic disease conditions.

Her practice has been focused on using hands-on healing and unwinding techniques to relieve excess strain on the nervous system and to restore proper function and movement to the maximum extent possible. Lisa started her journey as a Craniosacral therapist in 2001 and has continued developing her approach using a variety of energetic and resonance tools.  She is also a Somatic educator, Master Certified Hypnotherapist and is trained in Elder and End-of-Life care.

Lisa’s passion and focus are to empower and educate clients in self-care techniques and lifestyle practices to manage stress, pain and anxiety naturally. 

She is the mother of four grown children and the adoring grandmother of three.

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Katherine A. Sale, MSW, MAc, LAc, CNC

Katherine is a Nationally Board Certified Acupuncturist (Dipl. Ac., NCCAOM) and is licensed through the Maryland Board of Acupuncture. She’s also a Certified Acupuncture Detox Specialist through the National Acupuncture Detoxification Association (NADA). In addition, Katherine is a Certified Nutritional Consultant (CNC) through the American Association of Nutritional Consultants (AANC). She also has specialized training in Bioresonance Therapies, Applied Kinesiology, and Biological Decoding (Hamer, German New Medicine).

She was one of our founding partners who recently returned to Chesapeake Holistic! Katherine has launched her new practice here offering Acupuncture (and related integrative energy therapies), and will gradually expand the bioresonance services we provide. She specializes in multiple Acupuncture systems: Five Element Taoist; Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM); Balance Method (TCM and Five Element); Auricular Therapy (Outer-Ear Acupuncture); Electrical Stimulation (Electrostim); Laser Acupuncture (non-invasive cold laser); and Acupuncture Detox (which works well with Ionic Foot Detox).

Katherine’s work brings together her multifaceted education and experience, including: allergy desensitization, nutritional counseling, immunotherapy, and critical care medical areas. She holds a master’s degree from the Academy for Five Element Acupuncture (MAc), with a certified subspecialty in substance abuse and addictions. Katherine also has a master’s in Psychiatric Social Work (MSW) from the University of Maryland at Baltimore – where she worked clinically at the University of Maryland Medical Center in psychiatry, pediatric oncology and hematology, general pediatrics, hospice, and bereavement. Her longstanding interest in immune function, allergies and food sensitivities led to her work with Dr. Ellen Cutler, DC (author of The Food Allergy Cure).

Katherine’s passion is empowering clients by reconnecting them to their inner-body wisdom. With more than 30 years of experience in integrative holistic wellness, and transformational counseling, she helps each client understand the ‘why’ behind ailments and emotions (including resistance to healing) and provides guidance to achieve a more balanced, healthier and fulfilling life. Katherine’s personal interests include: travel; exploring new cultures (she’s lived in Japan and Italy); theatre, movies and the arts… and, most of all, spending time with her daughters and growing family.

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Cathy Logan, CHC, COT, CECP, CBCP

Cathy LoganCathy studied at the Institute of Integrative Nutrition in New York and earned her certification as a Health Coach through Purchase College, State University of New York. She also attended Widener University.

Most recently, Cathy became a Certified Practitioner of The Body Code® and The Emotion Code® protocols; she is also a trained ONDAMED® and Ionic Foot Detox technician. She has found her true calling helping clients achieve remarkable results. Cathy has also worked with Chesapeake Holistic clients for years as a nutrition consultant. Her cheerful personality and nurturing nature (combined with her talent and skills) make her a client favorite.

Cathy lives in Annapolis with her husband, Deke, who is an accomplished potter; his beautiful work graces our relaxing ONDAMED room. The couple are empty-nesters who now share their home with golden retrievers: Toby and Cruiser. Their daughter, Katie, lives and works in Boston and their son, Trip, attends the University of Miami.

Cathy says, “The joke is… every time a child goes to college, I add a puppy! Good thing I only had two kids!” She enjoys traveling, gardening, reading and continually learning more about innovative healing modalities.

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Jennie Donnelly, Certified Integrative Health Coach, COT 

Jennie joined Chesapeake Holistic in 2021 and is a Certified Integrative Nutrition Health Coach as well as a Certified ONDAMED® Technician and Ionic Foot Bath Technician.  She became interested in holistic health while helping her son through his own health journey in 2013 which started her own. 

Jennie will help clients start their own healing process through customized meal plans, healthy recipes, one-on-one pantry sweeps, grocery store tours, ONDAMED®, and ionic foot baths.  Her goal for working with her clients is to give them the resources they need to heal themselves.  Jennie loves to help her clients discover how to live a healthy lifestyle and become the healthiest, happiest version of themselves by finding what works for them.

When not at Chesapeake Holistic, Jennie can be found on the Magothy River – either paddleboarding or playing with her son and two dogs, Lucy and Autumn.  She is also an avid reader and a self-proclaimed foodie and loves to cook for herself and her family.  The ongoing theme in Jennie’s home according to her son is that she takes way too many pictures of her food.

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Jill Hannon, Office Manager

Jill HanonJill is our amazing Office Manager. She brings two decades of diverse client services and management experience -which comes in handy because Jill oversees facility operations, accounts payable/receivable, marketing, practitioner calendars, and she manages the Chesapeake Holistic store (at our office and the online version).

What is more, her client-concierge skills enable Jill to maintain the relaxing and nurturing (yet efficient) environment our clients love. Jill trains our administrative staff to maintain high customer service standards and oversees this team (that helps to answer phones and assist with inventory management and shipping).

Equally important, Jill is very knowledgeable about holistic wellness and all of our protocols. If you have any questions about which of our services or specialists is right for you, call Jill. You may also want to ask about her Chesapeake Holistic success story: a remarkable journey back to health and truly vibrant living using natural strategies.

She lives in Annapolis with her husband, a Pug named Telly, and a cat named Gibby. Jill says: “They’re my babies!! I’m passionate about animals’ rights, which makes me a softy when it comes to anything about animals; I donate several times a year to various rescue organizations.” Jill also likes reading and watching mysteries, “I love a good who-done-it.”