Neal Pease, co-owner and Wellness Consultant, is a Pharmacist by training who holds a degree in Pharmacy from the Albany College of Pharmacy. He is also a Fellow in Anti-Aging, Regenerative & Functional Medicine (FAARFM) through the American Academy of Anti-Aging Medicine (A4M) as well as a Health Practitioner Diplomat through the American Academy of Anti-Aging Health Practitioners (DABAAHP). He has decades of experience in the healthcare field and has owned Pharmacies specializing in Nursing Home Pharmacy as well as Custom Prescription Compounding. Neal is a past president of the Vermont Pharmacist’s Association (VPA) and has received awards such as Young Pharmacist of The Year and an especially memorable one named “Free to Be” awarded by a Vermont Nursing Association to honor his efforts in reducing chemical restraint use in Vermont Nursing Homes.
Neal has been a Fellow in the American Society of Consultant Pharmacists (ASCP), as well as a member of the International Academy of Compounding Pharmacists (IACP) and the Vermont Pharmacists Association (CPA). He has a particular interest in Functional Medicine and prefers to address root causes rather than to simply mask symptoms. Being a fan of Whole Food Nutrition and Professional Whole Food derived Dietary Supplements (Standard Process), as well as “Herbs as drugs” by recommending world-class Herbal formulations from MediHerb, he enjoys a healthy skepticism of the modern Drug Industry.
Being a licensed Commercial Pilot and Certified Flight Instructor, Neal has also had a lifelong interest in General Aviation and is a member of the Experimental Aircraft Association (EAA) and the Aircraft Owners and Pilots Association (AOPA).