Having worked on the field of health, nutrition and bodywork for over 30 years, with her love for birth babies, assisting at momentous home water birth of a very good friend, all has led her into becoming a Certified Birth Doula. She has been in the awe of the birthing process since the very different births of her own children in her early 20's. She loves supporting women in birth and mothering. Her personal goal is to help empower families one birth at a time. Moriah's background experience in health and nutrition make her a great addition to The Natural Alternative Nutrition Center. 

Rachel is currently a student of Nutrition & Dietetics at Cuesta College on track to transfer to Cal Poly's Applied Nutrition program in fall 2019. In addition to studying Nutrition, Rachel is also deeply passionate about alternative holistic practices such as yoga and meditation. She is a great resource for all things yoga; including how to start a yoga and meditation practice and where to find yoga and meditation resources in the community. Rachel is also currently working toward earning her Certified Yoga Instructor certification. 

NICK BARKEMEYER, CHC, FNS, EMT

SANDY WALTON, CEOC

Sandy has always had a passion for helping others and instilling hope through educating.  She has a firm belief in alternative methods of health care through constant practice from her own challenges.  She is consistently researching and stays up to date with ways to improve health naturally and focuses on a whole a foods diet. She is currently a Certified Essential Oil Coach and the Assistant Manager for The Natural Alternative Nutrition Center.

RACHEL HOWELL

MORIAH WALTER, CBD

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The Natural Alternative staff emphasize the importance of diet, lifestyle and supplementation to achieve optimal health and to meet the demands of today’s lifestyles.


Nick is a Certified Health Coach who graduated from the Institute for Integrative Nutrition, the largest nutrition school in the world.  Also a graduate of the  National Academy of Sports Medicine, Nick is a Fitness Nutrition Specialist which gives him an amazing ability to assist customers in their meeting their health needs.  Nick's past includes working as an Emergency Medical Technician and currently as a Cardiac Technician, giving him a strong background in conventional medicine as well.  Nick's passion is to educate others on natural health and nutrition.

Meet our friendly and knowledgeable staff:

Bobbi is a 1994 Master Herbalist graduate from the Trinity College of Natural Health, which is accredited by the American Naturopathic Medical Certification and Accreditation Board. In 1998, she graduated as a Nutrition Consultant from the American Academy of Nutrition, which is nationally accredited by the Accrediting Commission of the Distance Education and Training Council. In 2005, Bobbi successfully passed the Board examination for Certified Nutrition Consultants, and was accepted as a Diplomat Member of the American Association of Nutritional Consultants. In June 2017 Bobbi received certification in Applied Clinical Nutrition through Texas Chiropractic College and Standard Process of Northern California and continues her education in functional medicine and restorative endocrinology. Her emphasis today is assisting clients with natural hormonal health, blood sugar control, weight loss, and thyroid and adrenal disorders utilizing her background in functional medicine to determine root cause.  Her studies of the link between diet and degenerative diseases and her desire to educate others motivated her to open The Natural Alternative Nutrition Center in 1995.

​​​​​BOBBI CONNER, CNC, ACN, MH

Renee is a Naturopathic Practitioner and Certified Nutrition Consultant graduate through the New Eden School of Natural Health and Herbal Studies. Renee is also the Manager for The Natural Alternative Nutrition Center. She keeps up to date with latest breakthroughs in superfoods, gut health, and detoxification. She specializes in whole food plant based nutrition and has a passion for a healthy lifestyle. Renee knows the importance on how applying natural approaches can act to facilitate the body's own health building potential.

*The information contained herein is for educational purposes only and does not constitute diagnosis, prescription, or treatment and is not intended to be used as a substitute for medical counseling with a health professional.