Our Team

Board Members

Michelle Phelps

President/Treasurer

Michelle Phelps is a Consultant, Business Coach, Health Coach, and Accounting Professional with over 20 years of experience leading accounting and finance teams.  Michelle is the founder of MBKP Consulting LLC and works with purpose driven business owners, entrepreneurs, and business leaders to help them move their businesses forward by using an integrated approach that focuses on finding the “root” cause and collaborating on a plan for future growth.  She is also part of an executive team for a regional construction company.  Michelle received MBA from Pittsburg State University and is currently pursuing a health coach certification from the Functional Medicine Coaching Academy.  She has seen the benefits of “integrated” healthcare founded the BPM Foundation to inspire both patients and professionals to explore a collaborative approach. 

Derek Blau

Vice President

Derek Blau is a pharmacist working in a community practice setting.  He graduated from the University of Kansas School of Pharmacy and has over 12 years of experience.  Derek enjoys the opportunity to build relationships with his patients and to help them manage their medications to achieve optimal health outcomes.

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Leigh Wagner

Secretary

Dr. Wagner is an Integrative and Functional Medicine Nutritionist, Consultant, Coach and Clinical Instructor with over 10 years of experience. Dr. Wagner works with health-conscious people to solve complex health issues through digging into the “why” of their health problems. Dr. Wagner also teaches graduate classes on the foundational concepts of nutrition at the University of Kansas Medical Center.

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Courtney Stultz

Courtney Stultz is the owner of LPHJ Kitchen, a gluten-free bakery and a stay-at-home mom. Prior to operating a bakery, she received her MBA in Accounting from Pittsburg State University and began working as an accountant for a nationally ranked construction company. Shortly after her career began, she found herself dealing with a variety of health issues. In searching for treatment, she became involved in Integrative Medicine. Courtney now enjoys using her health journey to inspire others and bake delicious allergy-friendly treats for those who need it

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Patty Jessee

Ourania Stephanopoulos

Kim Brown

Advisory Board

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Michael Moore

Michael Moore is currently the Chief Financial Officer of eHawk Solutions and is also the Managing Member of KPMC Solutions.  Through his career spanning over two decades and two top-ten public accounting firms, Michael has led teams and overseen projects for start-ups all the way to Fortune 500 companies throughout the United States.   He continues to help clients by providing guidance for a wide variety of complex state and local tax matters, as well as federal research and experimentation income tax credits.  He is also the current Chairman of the Board for Hope House, one of the largest domestic violence shelters in Missouri, and spend considerable time working with the Hope House team to raise public awareness and funding.

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Jennifer Wyatt

Jennifer Wyatt, LAC has been a licensed acupuncturist and nationally board certified Chinese medicine practitioner since 2003. Her practice in Kansas City offers a full spectrum of Chinese medicine modalities including: acupuncture, Chinese herbal medicine, cupping, and Shiatsu. Her most successful patients are committed to a new approach to their physical and emotional health, even if they are uncertain of how Chinese medicine might work for them. Her practice is open to a wide range of health conditions with a particular emphasis on blended emotional and somatic conditions and trauma recovery.

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Dr. Sabra Coop

Dr. Sabra has had a heart for the medical field since she was 16 yrs old when she saved a life through the use of the Heimlich Maneuver. She realized then that God had placed a desire in her to help others, especially in the health care field. Dr Sabra received her Bachelors Degree in Medical Laboratory Science at Wichita State University, and went on to receive her Doctor of Chiropractic at Cleveland University in Overland Park, Kansas. Dr. Sabra has also completed 300 hours of post-graduate work in the DABCI program (Diplomate for American Board of Chiropractic Internists) who specializes in internal disorders and functional medicine. Dr. Sabra is currently working towards completing the DABCI certification.

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Dr. Holly Battrum

Dr. Battrum is a Doctor of Acupuncture & Chinese Medicine, I am energetic and detail driven. Seeing the results from treating patients with Traditional Chinese Medicine and listening to her patients’ stories is what drives her to continue to learn and grow as a practitioner. Sharing this medicine is truly what she passionate about. Dr. Battrum is nationally certified with the NCCAOM, as a Diplomate of Oriental Medicine and as a licensed Acupuncturist in Missouri and Minnesota.  In her current practice, her belief is “that which hinders movement hinders life. Grace, flow, and ease of movement are vital.” When someone does not feel “healthy” then how can they have the effect on society that they would like? Her goal is to positively affect her community with Traditional Chinese Medicine so in turn her patients can live their lives with grace, flow and ease.  After healing others from the outside in for seven years through theatre costume design and team leadership. She took a leap in life to commit myself to combine her love for art and science to help patients heal through Acupuncture and Traditional Chinese Medicine. This is a medicine that has helped her immensely in her own life. Now, years later, she is a Northwestern Health Sciences University honors graduate, with a Masters of Oriental Medicine, and a Doctoral Graduated from Pacific College of Oriental Medicine. She continues to fuel her dreams by joining Elements Acupuncture and Chinese Medicine to improve patients’ quality of life.

Amanda Owen

Amanda Owen is the Director of Content Development at ej4. In that role, she oversees the creation of professional learning content. She has been with ej4 for 10 years and during that time, has honed her expertise in instructional design, project management, and scriptwriting. Outside of her career, she is a mother to one son, holds a Masters of Arts in Art History, and enjoys an active lifestyle.

Amanda has a passion for integrated health. She believes that every person should have support discovering the root cause of their health concerns and that they should be aware of the variety of treatment options available to them.