Amy Beard, MD, IFMCP

Amy Beard, MD, IFMCP

Director, Certified Functional Medicine Practitioner

Dr. Amy Beard was born and raised along the banks of the Mississippi River and has called Little Rock, AR home for the past 20+ years. She graduated summa cum laude from the University of Central Arkansas with a degree in Dietetics and Nutrition. She became a...
Lauren Ruegg, DPN, AGNP-BC

Lauren Ruegg, DPN, AGNP-BC

Functional Medicine Practitioner

Lauren Ruegg, DNP, is a board certified nurse practitioner. She has additional training in Functional medicine, nutrigenomics, and is a certified Reiki Practitioner. Dr. Ruegg earned her Bachelors of Science in Nursing from the University of Minnesota. To complement...
Lindley Kinard DNP, APN, FNP-C

Lindley Kinard DNP, APN, FNP-C

Functional Medicine Consultant

Lindley was raised in Searcy, AR where she was Salutatorian of her high school class. She graduated with her Bachelors of Science in Nursing from the University of Arkansas and received her Doctorate of Nursing from University of Tennessee Health Science Center. She...
Annie Hale, INHC

Annie Hale, INHC

Functional Medicine Consultant

With 6 children and 17 years of ministry alongside her husband, Annie understands the fast pace of life and the level of intentionality it takes to not just survive it, but truly live it. After using a holistic model to recover her own health after a tick-borne...
Hannah Tikson, MS

Hannah Tikson, MS

Functional Medicine Consultant

Hannah is grateful for every day she has the opportunity to share a Functional Medicine approach with others as they seek to optimize their health. Through her own healing journey with a Functional Medicine practitioner, she became a tenacious advocate for this...
Paul Buch, BS

Paul Buch, BS

Food Sourcing and Traditional Cooking Techniques

I grew up learning farming, gardening, cooking and “old school” practical knowledge from my mother. For thousands of years mothers and grandmothers passed on their knowledge to their daughters and sons. That changed dramatically in the last 100 years, for the worse....