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picture of President Majeba and Vice President Nowakowski

President Dr. M. Cissy Majebé (left) and Vice President Rachel Nowakowski are among the four women who founded Daoist Traditions College in 2003. Today the school is one of the premier choices in the nation for students seeking comprehensive training in Classical Chinese medicine.  

Our Staff

Administrative Staff

Mary Cissy Majebé, O.M.D., L.Ac., President/Financial Director

Rachel Nowakowski, MAOM, L.Ac., Dipl. Ac./Dipl. CH (NCCAOM), Vice President

Chris Giglio, B.S., Administrative Director/Registrar

Megan Burns, MAOM, L.Ac., MAHM Academic Dean

Robert Vanderwall, MAOM, DAOM Candidate, DACM/CCHM Academic Dean

Connie Ross, M.D., Dean of Students

Peter Shea, DACM, M.S., L.Ac., Clinical Internship Director

Leanne Apfelbeck, D.C., M.S., Biomedicine Department Chair

Lissa Juedemann, DACM, L.Ac., Acupuncture/Foundations Chair

Charles Pannell, DACM, L. Ac., Herbal Medicine Department Chair

Juliet Daniel, M.Ac., Admissions Director

Cameron Mullins, M.A., B.A., Federal Financial Aid Director

Emily Fader, MLIS, Librarian

Teresa Imfeld, MLIS, Librarian

Jennifer Moore, B.A., Administrative Assistant/Events and Facilities Manager

Jaime Frinak, M.S., Executive Assistant to the President

Molly James, B.A., Administrative Assistant

Theo Gould, B.A., Administrative Assistant

College Clinic Staff

Peter Shea, DACM, M.S., L.Ac, Clinical Internship Director

Caitlin Spalding, Clinic Administrator

Christina Heilgeist, Clinic Administrative Assistant

Devan Vidal, B.A., Clinic Administrative Assistant

Daoist Traditions College is owned by Daoist Traditions, Ltd.


Board of Directors

Ann Flynn, Chair

Bill Byrne, Vice Chair

Patricia Bernarding

John N. Davis

Mary Cissy Majebé

Junie Norfleet

Rachel Nowakowski

Susan Taylor Rash

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