Instructors

Beth Hovis

Beth Hovis has been in the natural health field for over twenty years. Introduced to natural health by her midwife at the birth of her third child, she began her journey on discovering how to help her family and others through natural choices. She raised her three children using natural health options. Beth obtained her ND, MH, and CNHP from Trinity School of Natural Health. She started her career in teaching by becoming a homeschool mom. When her youngest reached high school, she then became a physical science teacher for Paragon Cooperative Learning Academy. She has taught at churches, women's retreats, senior centers, and at her own herb shop for years. Beth owns an herb store in Fayetteville, Georgia where she also offers health consultations. Beth and her husband, Rob, live in McDonough, Georgia, and are blessed that with three children, two daughters and one son, and two grandchildren, a boy and a girl, all of who are the joy of her heart. Beth is a wonderful addition to the Trinity Faculty.

Brian Hancock

Brian Hancock graduated from Brigham Young University with a Bachelor of Science in Social Psychology in 1996. In 1997, he was diagnosed with a rare form of Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma. When given a maximum of 3 years to live, Brian started learning everything he could about alternative treatments for cancer and how the body could heal itself. Within 6 months of implementing his own alternative treatment plan, his oncologist gave him a clean bill of health and he has been learning everything he can about Holistic Health ever since. As the Senior trainer at ZYTO, Brian has had the opportunity to work with thousands of practitioners over the last 5 years, teaching practitioners how to implement the software. He is the creator and builder of hundreds of custom biosurveys and many of the standard biosurveys used in the ZYTO software. Brian is also a Trinity CNHP graduate. When he's not working, he is out in nature spending time with his four ridiculously awesome kids.

Eric Gearing

Dr. Eric Gearing graduated from Palmer College of Chiropractic in Davenport, IA in 1998, as a Doctor of Chiropractic. He completed undergraduate studies at the University of Iowa in Iowa City, IA, where he studied electrical engineering and biology. Dr. Gearing currently practices in Louisiana, MO, treating patients with chiropractic, acupuncture and nutrition. As a lifelong student, he maintains interest in learning about Reiki, TCM and other energy healing modalities. He enjoys participating in obstacle mud runs, singing karaoke and teaching yoga. Dr. Gearing joined the Trinity School team of instructors in 2018.

Jason Ameling

Dr. Jason Ameling graduated from Logan University in Chesterfield, Missouri as a Doctor of Chiropractic with a Bachelor of Science in Human Biology. He has been a practicing Chiropractor, Physiotherapist, and Acupuncturist since 2008. Dr. Ameling is not only skilled in Chiropractic adjusting but also total mind, body, and spirit balancing. In practice he focuses on heart health, functional blood chemistry, pH balancing, and reduction of inflammatory processes. In 2017, Dr. Ameling became a Board Certified Doctor of Naturopathy which further expanded his knowledge of assessment and care protocols. Dr. Ameling began teaching in 2011 for both public and private colleges and universities. He enjoys sharing his knowledge with students and patients alike. He regularly speaks at health conventions as well as public education classes. Dr. Ameling is the proud father of two amazing boys. He loves spending time with them, his wife, and friends.

Judy Masters

Judy Masters is a former high school teacher and college adjunct instructor, with undergraduate and graduate degrees in English, Theatre and Secondary Education. Prior to her involvement in natural health, she worked nearly 15 years as a systems engineer with a Fortune 500 automotive company. At the urging of a store patron and CNHP graduate, Judy enrolled in her first Certified Natural Health Professional seminar. She completed her certification in 2000 and is now a doctor of natural health and board-certified doctor of natural medicine. She has completed Bach Education's level 3 and is working on her registration requirements. Judy began teaching for Certified Natural Health Professionals, in 2007, in Bach Flowers. She also taught Body Systems and the Business of Natural Health. In 2014, she became one of the core instructors in Trinity School of Natural Health's live division. She specializes in Bach Flowers, herbology, naturopathic history and legalities, as well as business education.

Juli Johnson

Juli Johnson has been in the natural health field for 18 years. Juli began her journey as a practical nurse in cardiology and internal medicine. After struggling with multiple health issues and getting nowhere fast, a series of serendipitous events led Juli away from the allopathic world and into a new career as a certified massage therapist. Desiring further education, Juli completed her ACNC and ND programs through Trinity School of Natural Health. Juli has a full-time holistic health practice in Michigan specializing in nutrition, detoxification, mineral balancing, and emotional healing. She enjoys teaching on multiple health topics and regularly speaks for local and national health venues. Juli lives in South Lyon MI with her husband Tim. They have 8 children, 12 grandchildren and 1 very large fur baby, Frankie.

Lauren Ameling

Lauren Ameling is a Doctor of Chiropractic, Acupuncturist, and educator. She graduated from Logan University in 2006 with a Doctorate of Chiropractic and a Bachelor of Science in Human Biology. She has earned over 500 hours of postgraduate certification in topics such as: Traditional Chinese Medicine, Pregnancy and Pediatric Care, and Kinesiology. Dr. Lauren and her husband, a fellow chiropractor, have a private practice focused on holistic healing. She embraces the fact that the translation of the word "Doctor" means "To Teach". Her office interactions always center on patient education and in 2010 she began teaching for a local college. Throughout the years, Dr. Lauren has taught for five colleges and universities but her true passion is working with those who desire to understand all that natural healthcare has to offer. She is an awarded instructor who is regularly invited to speak for the American Medical Technologists. Dr. Lauren lives in St. Louis, Missouri with her husband, Jason, and two amazing boys, Reece and Kieran.

Luis Ramos

Luis Ramos is an ND, CNHP. He comes to Trinity from Ecuador. He was born into and grew up with natural medicine. After finishing high school, Luis came to the United States to go to school. Before completing his studies he was drafted into the US Army. After a tour of duty in Vietnam, he went back to Ecuador for a visit. Little did he know that while there, he would meet his soul mate and get married. His life took a different turn and he became an engineer working with an aerospace defense company for 26 years. After taking an early retirement, he and his wife Norma went back to school to formalize and expand their knowledge of natural medicine. After successfully completing their formal schooling, they became Board Certified Naturopathic Doctors and started on their second and most rewarding career, teaching what they always have practiced, natural medicine. Luis began teaching for CNHP in 2010. He has taught Nutrition, Body Systems, Body Works, Herbology, Enzymes and Face, Tongue and Nails.

Nathan Coles

Dr. Nathan Coles earned his Doctorate of Chiropractic, as well as his second Bachelor of Science in Human Biology, from Logan University in Chesterfield, MO. He is also an alum of the University of Mary Washington, where he received a B.S. in Biological Sciences. Dr. Coles' post-graduate studies are extensive and include Acupuncture and Active Release Techniques soft tissue massage (Upper and Lower Extremity, Spine, Masters, and Long Nerve Entrapment). Dr. Coles has been practicing Chiropractic in North Carolina since 2006. He is continually looking for new methods to refine the body's physiology and improve performance and function. His primary focus is sports injuries and nutrition. His clinic also offers massage and reflexology services. Throughout his adult life, Dr. Coles has been fortunate to avail himself of a wide array of opportunities. From fashion model in New York City, Administrator at the American Red Cross, surgical equipment rep in the operating room, to personal trainer and construction worker, he has developed an uncommon perspective and strong respect for patients' unique paths through life. He believes that learning is a lifelong practice and never misses a chance to seek knowledge from others.

Sherian McCoy

Sherian McCoy is a former fulltime teacher, with undergraduate degrees in Elementary Music Education and Bible. Throughout most of her adult life she taught in various schools and homeschooled her own children. After suffering with chronic illness, Sherian turned to aromatherapy and other natural health techniques. Sherian completed the CNHP and ND programs at Trinity. She is also certified as a detox specialist and clinical aromatherapist. She has been an instructor for the Center for Aromatherapy and Education for several years and has completed advanced education in emotional processing, rapid response techniques, and biblical counseling. In addition to being an ordained minister she is the founder and owner of Selah Wellness Center in Texas. Working with aromatherapy and emotional balancing has been a pivotal point in her journey and her passion for life is seen in this healing.