Keynote Speaker Series

Meet this year’s Living Fit Expo Keynote Speakers!

Speaker Series Seating is SOLD OUT. STANDING ROOM ONLY.
ALL SPEAKER TIMES ARE SUBJECT TO CHANGE. BE SURE TO CHECK BACK AS THE EVENT APPROACHES.

 

STACY OLIVER NEAL, FOUNDER AND PUBLISHER of Yoga & Spa Magazine
Topic: Emotional Intelligence. Using the Power of your Emotions to Create the Life of your Dreams.
Time Slot: 10:30 a.m.

Stacy Oliver Neal makes it a point to enrich others’ lives as an inspirational writer, speaker and leader. She has touched hundreds of thousands of lives through her work, yet her mission still remains the same: to motivate others to live a healthy, dynamic and self-empowered life using their emotional intelligence.

 

DR. EMILY BECK of Laser & Dermatologic Surgery Center
Topic: Your Skin is Too Important to Leave to Chance
Time Slot: 10:42 a.m.

Dr. Emily Beck is a Board-Certified Dermatologist.  She graduated from Washington University School of Medicine in 2013. She completed her residency in dermatology at Barnes-Jewish Hospital at the Washington University School of Medicine and an internal medicine internship at St. Luke’s Hospital in Chesterfield. Dr. Beck sees children and adults for medical and cosmetic dermatology at West County Dermatology in Chesterfield and Dermatology and Cutaneous Surgery in Creve Coeur.

 

DR. JOHN C. CALHOUN of Empower Chiropractic 
Topic: Natural Health from the Inside Out
Time Slot: 11:30 a.m.

Dr. John C. Calhoun graduated from Logan University in Chesterfield where he received his Doctorate of Chiropractic degree.  He also is Certified Advanced Proficient in Torque Release Technique.  Dr. John has a true passion for helping people; his genuine, joyful personality is evident in every aspect of his life. He and his wife Brittni are expecting their first child in June.

 

KATIE THOMAS of The Natural Way – Fenton
Topic: Why CBD is Good for Us and How It Works with Our Endocannabinoid System
Time Slot: 11:42 a.m.

Katie Thomas is the owner of The Natural Way – Fenton.  Katie has over 13 years of experience in business development and in the healthcare industry. Katie was the Chief Business Officer for LMS Franchising, LLC and Mason MedStat Media, LLC. Katie has a BA in Organizational Leadership with an emphasis in Nursing from Maryville University.

 

DR. JASON P. BRINTON, MD of Brinton Vision
Topic: 
Customized LASIK Options for your Unique Eyes
Time Slot: 11:54 a.m.

St. Louis LASIK surgeon Dr. Jason P. Brinton, MD is an internationally recognized specialist in the field of refractive surgery. He is a graduate of Harvard University and Harvard Medical School and has been inducted to America’s Top Ophthalmologists, Leading Physicians of the World, and Top Doctors in America. In 2015, he was recipient of the Visian ICL Young Ophthalmologist Award in Barcelona, and in 2016 he was named to Premier Surgeon 300 Innovators in Refractive Cataract Surgery. This year he was named to Top Doctors in St. Louis.

 

HAYLEY SOHN of Basically It Ready Made Meals
Topic: One Simple Step to Weight Loss
Time Slot: 12:06 p.m.

Hayley Sohn has a degree in Nutrition and Exercise Physiology from the University of Missouri Columbia. She has been working the in the field as a nutritionist and health educator for five years and running her ready-made meal service, Basically It, for one year. Hayley loves speaking on the topics of nutrition, health and cooking.

 

DR. CHRIS HEEB, DC of St. Louis BEMER Group
Topic: Fountain of Youth in 16 Minutes a Day!
Time Slot: 12:18 p.m.

Dr. Chris Heeb, DC is a chiropractic physician in private practice for over 25 years. He has appeared on TV and radio regularly since 1995, now educating patients on a new revolutionary technology – Bemer Vascular Therapy. Currently, he works with other medical specialists as a consultant to integrate this technology into their offices.

 

DR. ZINIA THOMAS, CHIEF HEALING OFFICER, MD of Radiance Float + Wellness
Topic: 
Improving Mental Health Naturally
Time Slot: 12:30 p.m.

Dr. Zinia Thomas is the Chief Healing Officer of Radiance Float + Wellness, and board-certified in Adult Psychiatry and Child & Adolescent Psychiatry. She has a special interest in ADHD, Autism Spectrum Disorders, Anxiety Disorders and Mood Disorders. She’s interested in genetic issues (like MTHFR), which examine the root causes of medical concerns. The services at Radiance Float + Wellness each help improve mental wellbeing.

 

DR. CHRISTINE SALTER, MD, DC NBPS, ABIHM, ABOM of Centre for Vibrant Health & Wellness
Topic: One Cause, Many Diseases
Time Slot: 12:42 p.m.

Dr. Christine Salter, MD, DC NBPS, ABIHM, ABOM of Centre for Vibrant Health & Wellness Dr. Christine Salter obtained her BSc (hons) in Physiology & Biochemistry from the University of Reading, UK, and Naturopathic training at the British College of Naturopathy & Osteopathy in London. She is also a graduate of Logan College of Chiropractic. She obtained her medical degree from St. Louis University School of Medicine and completed her residency in Family Medicine at Mercy Medical Center. She is the founder of The Centre For Vibrant Health And Wellness. Dr. Salter has extensive training and experience in osteopathic, naturopathic, allopathic and chiropractic medicine; she is an expert in the practice of Integrative Holistic Medicine, otherwise known as Functional Medicine.

 

ALL SPEAKER TIMES ARE SUBJECT TO CHANGE. BE SURE TO CHECK BACK AS THE EVENT APPROACHES.