Team Members

Team Members 2017-12-07T17:07:17+00:00
Kate Swords
Kate SwordsManager
Kate recently completed a Master of Science in Human Nutrition and Functional Medicine at the University of Western States. After years of informal exploration both at home and abroad of nutrition, herbs, and mind-body healing, she realized her passionate hobby had developed a greater meaning. Kate is currently completing the necessary hours to become a Certified Nutrition Specialist and looks forward to using evidence-based natural therapies to prevent and treat chronic conditions. At Choice Health, she hopes to help others choose a healthy lifestyle by empowering them through education. In her free time, Kate enjoys gardening, backpacking, meditating, and adventuring with her dog.
Laura Dorman
Laura DormanAssistant Buyer & Marketing Specialist
Laura started working at Choice Health in 2015 as a marketing intern, while studying Communications in college. She enjoyed learning about the Natural Food Industry so much, that after graduation, she joined the team at Choice Health to continue studying alternative medicine. In addition to her new found interest, she is still very active in store advertising and public relations. Outside of work she enjoys cooking, and spending time with friends and family.
Erin St. Onge
Erin St. OngeProduct Specialist
Erin started her natural health career taking a herbal course at STCC while earning a degree as a Medical Assistant. She learned about other natural products through friends, self-taught and product trainings through Choice Health. She enjoys gardening, hiking, studying herbs and making her own concoctions at home.
Dan Robie
Dan RobieProduct Specialist
Dan started working at Choice Health during the summer of 2016. Growing up as a Boy Scout, he’s always been fascinated by nature and the outdoors. Studying at Westfield State University, his interest for healthy living has grown remarkably. He hopes to gain knowledge and experience from the extensive wonders provided at Choice Health. When not in the store, Dan focuses on schoolwork and working out, while also valuing time with family and friends.
Donna St. Jean
Donna St. JeanProduct Specialist
Donna started working at Choice Health in October of 2016 after retiring from the corporate world. Her passion for holistic health, wellness and lifestyle led her from self-study to completing a course in herbalism in 2013. She continues to study the art and science of herbs through online and hands-on classes. Donna is a member of the Connecticut Herbal Association and the American Herbalist Guild. Donna is a 2015 graduate of the MBSR (Mindfulness Based Stress Reduction) course and is currently attending the Institute for Integrative Nutrition, a culmination of all her interests in wellness.
When not at Choice Health, Donna shares her home with her ‘fur-ever’ family of four cats and a dog. She enjoys gardening, especially growing herbs and making herbal preparations for her family and friends. She enjoys healthy cooking by incorporating herbs and superfoods to promote wellness through food. She uses yoga, meditation and walks in nature.
Eileen Savoy
Eileen SavoyProduct Specialist
Eileen recently re-joined our team. She has a degree in dietary technology and has studied alternative medicine and nutrition for years. She also has been learning about the use and benefits of essential oils. Eileen enjoys cooking, traveling and spending time with her husband and two daughters.