Monica Hayes - Founder & Visionary
Monica Hayes is the visionary behind "Wellness Tree (DC)". She has always dreamed of a world where people are thriving doing what they love, while contributing to their community. She has set up the Wellness Tree be a hub for exactly that and eager to support those who share in this collective vision.
Monica is also a yoga instructor, thai massage practitioner & workshop facilitator.
Akiko Haruna - Visionary/Events Organizer
Akiko is a researcher of sustainability in agriculture. She has previously worked for organic/fair-trade food import, microfinance schemes for renewable energy, and social entrepreneur incubation. After having lived in different continents, she is now in love with DC's holistic healing community and loves to support its growth and bridge between diverse communities in DC. She is a resident of a community herbalism education center Centro Ashe in southern Maryland.