National Board Certified in Acupuncture – NCCAOM (November 1999 to present)
Licensed Acupuncturist (L.Ac.), North Carolina  (September 2013 to present)
Certified Yoga Teacher, Asheville Yoga Center, North Carolina (February 2014)
Licensed Acupuncturist (L.Ac.), Virginia State Board of Medicine (1999 to 2009)
Chinese Herbal Medicine, Academy of Five-Element Acupuncture (August 2006)
National Board Certified in Therapeutic Bodywork – NCBTMB (July 2000)
Founded the Circle of One 501c3 Center of Traditional Medicine (Jan 2000)
Master of Acupuncture (M.Ac.), Maryland University of Integrative Health (Jan 1999)
Certified Zero Balancer (May 1998)
Martial Arts Black Belt (January 1995)
B.S. in Mining Engineering, Virginia Polytechnic Institute & State University (Dec 1994)
Internal and External Arts Instructor (August 1992)
Traditional Islamic Healing & Medicine (training since 1977)