The American Herbalists Guild (AHG) is a non-profit, educational, member-based association of herbal practitioners founded to represent the goals and voices of herbalists specializing in the medicinal use of plants. The AHG’s primary goal is to promote a high level of professionalism and education in the study and practice of therapeutic herbalism, whether based on modern biomedical, traditional, or other approaches.
November 9, 2015
A new Editor has been named for the Journal of the American Herbalists Guild: Susan Marynowski, M.S., an herbalist, educator, writer, and editor from Florida, will take the position in 2016. She replaces Anne de Courtenay, who departs the JAHG at the end of her 3-year term as Editor.
The Victoria Fortner Award in Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion supports individuals, organizations, community groups, and businesses working to improve access to and awareness of herbal practice to diverse communities. The award honors the many contributions of the late Victoria Fortner to the field of herbalism as an AHG member and an activist.