IASI Board of Directors

President

Manny Aragon
The Rolf Workshop - Costa Mesa, CA

Manny graduated from the Guild in 1998 and has since built practices in three different locations. His background is in athletics, yoga, and the martial arts and he thrives on the physical and mental challenges of sport-specific training. One of his specialties is helping athletes heal their bodies and improve their movement precision through the practical application of the SI 10-Series and integrative movement training. His true love is working with clients who have Scoliosis—individuals who have never felt the exhilaration and joy of an integrated and aligned body.

Vice President

Amber Leigh Burnham
Guild for Structural Integration - Salt Lake City, UT

Amber is a Certified Advanced Guild for Structural Integration Practitioner and member of The GSI faculty. Since 2008 she has been teaching the Basic 10 series, Advanced Training and continuing education workshops with The Guild. Recently she has been developing and teaching a 10 series review course with cadaver lab and dissection in collaboration with Elisa Noel. Amber has been practicing Structural Integration since 1999 and has been learning and teaching alongside mentor Emmett Hutchins since 2007. She appreciates being in the classroom and regularly organizes workshops and classes sharing her passion of building our larger Structural Integration community. She has been studying RISI Movement with Mary Bond and is continually enlivened with the depth of awareness our bodies can enjoy. Amber is pleased to share IASI's overall mission and support its members.

 

Secretary

Chris Corrales
MedicinEvolution - Hayward, CA

Chris stands for a world of joy, responsibility, connection, and love. At 21 years old Structural Integration transformed Chris' life on every level. It was the impetus that inspired in him a journey of self-empowerment, presence, purpose and potential. By nature his greatest inherent talents are fall into the categories of Strategic Thinking and Relationship Building, two strengths that he believes are crucial to help serve, evolve, and elevate today's SI profession and community.

 

Treasurer

Ward Sener
Sonoita, AZ

Ward came to the IASI board because he wanted to contribute to the advancement of a profession whose benefits he has experienced through the work itself. He brings many talents through his years of business experience, including IT and management consulting to Fortune 50 companies and government organizations. He has owned and operated several successful businesses and is intimately familiar with the struggles and rewards of entrepreneurship. Email Ward Sener.

Past President

Tom Robinson
Cascade Rolfing - Seattle, WA

Tom is the Certified Rolfer™ for Seattle’s Washington Athletic Club, and in a private Rolfing SI practice in Seattle and Mazama, Washington. Tom earned a Ph.D. in education from Stanford and brings to IASI decades of experience as a management consultant and non-profit board member. As a new Rolfer but experienced adviser in health care strategies, Tom wants to build the legitimacy of Structural Integration as respected complementary medicine. As well, he seeks to support the careers of Structural Integrators in practical and useful ways. Email Tom Robinson.

 

Director

Justin Farrell
Rolfing Arts - Golden, CO

Justin Justin is the Certified Rolfer™ for Greenwood Athletic and Tennis Club in Littleton, Colorado and in a private Rolfing SI practice out of the greater Denver, Colorado area. Justin also holds a BS in Psychology, being led to a career as a Rolfer to provide a therapy which addresses both the health of the body and simultaneously, the mind. He enjoys spreading awareness of holistic preventative healthcare, of which structural integration is and aiding other new practitioners in developing and establishing a thriving practice.

Director

Herbert Grassman
SKT Institut - Nuernberg, Germany

Herbert is a Body Oriented Psychotherapist in his own Praxis. In 1989 he was trained in Structural Integration with Emmett Hutchins, Peter Melchior, and Stacy Mills. In 1994 he took the Advanced Training at the Guild for Structural Integration. He is also a Certified Hakomi Practitioner and trained with Pat Ogden and Peter Levine in Trauma Therapy. He is also director of the European Association of Somatic Traumatherapy (EAST), Executive Director of the Institut for Structural Core Therapy (SKT) and founder of SKT® Strukturelle Körpertherapie and TraumaSomatics®. Chair of the EABP Science & Research Committee. "My main focus as an international board member is to bring our International IASI members more together by stepping into a dialog between the international schools & training organization and helping to organize international IASI congresses." Email Herbert Grassmann.

Director

Julie Hammond
Anatomy Trains Australia & New Zealand

Director

Kevin Lucas
Neuro Movement Integration - Navarre, FL

Kevin has helped thousands of patients and specializes in working with severe conditions and diseases such as Parkinson’s Disease, Dystonia, Fibromyalgia, autoimmune disease and Chronic Pain.  He has spent a large percentage of his career working with all levels of athletes from all around the world. Kevin’s other passion and obsession is to bring new Structural Integrators into the field. He is the director of Neuro Movement Integration which offers training in SI, movement education and self-care. 

 

Director

Loren O'Neil
Chain Reaction Therapy - San Diego, CA

Loren opened a Structural integration office n Pacific Beach and will be an assistant at the next NEWSI training. He is involved in the physical therapy, massage therapy, chiropractic, nutrition, and personal training fields. Loren is constantly learning to better strengthen his practice and knowledge of how to work with individuals. Loren is looking forward to being a part of an amazing organization and be proud to promote the work for others to join the community in order for structural integration to continue on its path of recognization. 

 

IASI Teams

Team Chair Additional Team Members
Communications Loren O'Neil  
Education Kevin Lucas
Denise Foster-Scott, Amber Leigh Burnham
Ethics Email our Ethics Team at [email protected]
Executive Manny Aargon  
Finance Ward Sener Tim Brennan, Tom Robinson
International Herbert Grassmann Amber Leigh Burnham, Tom Robinson
Law & Regulation Libby Eason Denise Foster-Scott, Tom Robinson
Schools Outreach Tom Robinson Amber Leigh Burnham, Denise Foster Scott, and Herbert Grassman
Symposium Ward Sener Amber Leigh Burnham
Yearbook Daniel Atkins