WHO WE ARE
Founded in 2011, Wellness Wishes Incorporated is an Ohio-based 501(c)(3) non-profit organization that works with program recipients and partners across the country. Since the beginning, we have been committed to providing programs and services through collaborative efforts, bringing communities and their members together. These initiatives embody a holistic and health-centric environment that promote infrastructure directly impacting four branches: Underserved areas of healthcare, Veterans, First Responders and Conservation. Through various means of fundraising, outreach, education and advocacy, we invest in communities, fostering a collective spirit of group prosperity.
At Wellness Wishes, our VISION is to fund and deliver innovative and collaborative programs and services which directly impact four branches:
Underserved Areas of Healthcare
In working with other non-profit organizations, philanthropy movements, businesses, communities and their members, we strive to create a holistically healthier environment for all.
Wellness Wishes MISSION:
Funding initiatives to rebuild a healthier future for the greater good.
Wellness Wishes Board of Directors
President and Director of Funding Advisors
Erin is a graduate of The Ohio State University, and has founded various health, wellness and analytic companies, as well as the non-profit organization, Wellness Wishes, in 2011. Now, working Wellness Wishes full-time, she lends her skills in entrepreneurship and program design to deliver highly impactful venture philanthropy initiatives.
Director of Operations
Matt is a graduate of Ohio University and has founded corporate healthcare and wellness, as well as analytics companies; he is also a co-founder of Wellness Wishes. Matt’s attention to detail, combined with his passion for promoting cutting-edge technology, fosters superior healthcare environments for all Wellness Wishes’ clients, partners and recipients of programs.
MPA, MBA, MSSI, CISSP, CISA, CEH
Sean’s immense background and expertise brings a unique benefit to Wellness Wishes. A Cyber Subject Matter Expert and Commander of Military Intelligence, he delivers financial solutions to an array of recipients. A Juris Doctor candidate with three Master’s degrees and four baccalaureates, his wisdom speaks for itself, as does his passion for veterans and other philanthropic initiatives.
Dr. Krystal L. Culler
Dr. Culler is a specialist and brain health leader with over 10 years’ advanced training, knowledge and skills, including design and implementation of evidence-based brain health programs and services. Experienced in non-profit management, she brings an excitement to Wellness Wishes with her proactivity and dedication to furthering her knowledge and wisdom in the brain health field.
Ken’s experience as a Deputy Fire Chief after 28 years of service (executive leader for 13 of those years) and over 20 years consulting experience in the fire and EMS industry, enables him to provide invaluable wisdom to Wellness Wishes and its commitment to first responders. He is devoted to giving back to these departments, being grateful for the experiences and knowledge he’s obtained.
John’s passion for people and philanthropy positively shines and ensures his quest to continually deliver great products and technical solutions is met with success. Wellness Wishes could not be more proud of his dedication to Columbus and its residents, his intensity of action, and for the potential he sees in our ability to advance our cause.
Wellness Wishes' Advisors
First Responders Ambassador
Serving as a professional firefighter and EMT for over 10 years, Gregory brings an authenticity and passion like no other in devising and implementing funding strategies for first responder departments. A continual student, he pursues knowledge and development with a devotion to not only these departments, but for philanthropy and protection of his fellow humans. Greg has set the bar high as the founding First Responders Ambassador, with many goals and intentions in place for 2020!
Regional Director of Funding Advisors
Tom’s vast experience as a strategic thinker and organizational leader provides guaranteed and demonstrated success for all clients of Wellness Wishes. His uncanny ability to recognize issues, overcome struggles and deliver systematic strategies for clients makes him a well-respected and trusted advisor to all those that he partners with.
Stephen Lee, DC
Regional Director of Funding Advisors
Serving as the Chief of Chiropractic Services at MacDill Air Force Base in Tampa, Florida, Stephen brings a wonderful blend of healthcare and veteran focus to Wellness Wishes. His passion for continued growth has lead him to assist a variety of other organizations in consulting and development. This passion is equal to a passion he brings to Wellness Wishes in assisting us with funding healthcare organizations, emergency response departments and a number of other philanthropic causes.
Lindsey is currently an Active Reservist at Andrews Air Force Base in Maryland, as well as part of the Security Forces and a Fire Team Leader. Her experience in the data intelligence and healthcare fields, combined with her military experience makes her a valuable addition to our team. Her passion, for finding many ways to assist our nation's veterans shines through when speaking to Lindsey, and we're pleased to have her as Wellness Wishes' first ever Veterans Ambassador!
Director of Advancement
Adam can best be described as someone who passionately inspires others to achieve whatever they want out of life. As a skilled professional, entrepreneur and philanthropist, Adam was an obvious fit for the Wellness Wishes family. One of the first members to join our team in 2018, Adam has since played an integral role in greatly advancing our fundraising and fund advising efforts, and in helping the Wellness Wishes family grow with great, like-minded individuals.
Director for Successful Senior Aging
As an excelled gerontologist, Pat fully understands the impact the Boomer Generation will have on the economic and medical landscape, should they develop dementia at currently projected rates. She is the solution to these problems, realizing that everything comes back to the brain. With a focus on brain health and function, as well as prevention, she is the ideal professional to address optimization.
Stephan's extensive military experience has allowed him to hone his leadership, strategy and high-level improvement skills, and it's what he's doing with those skills today that makes him a perfect Veterans Ambassador. His philanthropic passion and overall goodwill drives him to make a difference in veteran's lives, assisting them in whatever stage of their career they might be in. His vision for more comprehensive veterans services, as well as other much-needed community programs makes him a perfect addition to the Wellness Wishes family!