Brian and Bonnie Hershey spear-head a global movement to transform the way people all over the world think about their physical and financial health with their online business Hershey Holistic Health. They currently reside with their children in Omaha, NE.
Brian was born in Minnesota and grew up in Pennsylvania. He then moved to Cedar Falls, IA to pursue undergraduate studies in elementary and middle level education from the University of Northern Iowa.
It was during his college years that Brian’s passion for influencing young people shifted from education to ministry. That led him to nineteen fruitful years of ministry with Youth For Christ | Campus Life Military to military teens on US military bases in Germany, Italy, and Omaha, Nebraska.
Brian holds a Masters of Theology degree from Dallas Theological Seminary where he concentrated his studies in Spiritual Formation and Leadership Studies.
Brian also served as a senior staff writer for rezilientlife (RezLife), an innovative online Christian resource for military teens and their youth leaders. RezLife is a partnership between Club Beyond and American Bible Society.
Even though life is always full, I am thankful for all the opportunities God has given us to meaningfully touch the lives of people by meeting both their physical and spiritual needs.Brian L Hershey
Bonnie holds a Bachelor’s of Science Degree in Education from Lee University where she also received a scholarship to play intercollegiate tennis for three years. Excellence in nutrition, physical training, relationships and study were drilled into her by her coaches and teachers over those years.
Following college and nine years living and working in Europe, she grew a passion to help people flourish in their health through nutrition.
She received training as a Practical Nutrition Advisor by the Northwest Academy of Practical Nutrition. This certification comprises over 50 hours of coursework and lecture in the philosophy and science of using nutritional supplementation to include: The history of nutrition, Applied Nutrition, Benefits of Nutrition, Antioxidants, Heart Health & Aging, Energy and Calorie Regulation, Immunity and Natural Defenses, Stress without Distress, Healthy Mind, and Detoxification. (Instructor: Dr. Richard Brouse, MA, DC, DACBN, CCN)