A private practice Ayurvedic Doctor, Heather Baines founded Roots of Wellness Ayurveda in Boulder, CO as a cooperative of Ayurvedic practitioners in 2014, which was expanded to include Ayurvedic body work and body therapies in 2017.
Heather Baines currently serves as President of the Board of Directors of the Colorado Ayurveda Medical Association (COLORAMA) which aims to advance public understanding, acceptance and adoption of Ayurvedic health care. She previously served on the COLORAMA Board as Governance Chair and has been a board member since 2014.
A Professional Member of the National Ayurvedic Medical Association (NAMA) Heather received recognition as an Ayurvedic Doctor in 2016, and is a Registered Advanced Ayurveda Practitioner with the Association of Ayurvedic Professionals of North America (AAPNA). From 2012-2014 she was Pharmacy Director at the Alandi Ayurveda Clinic and Gurukula, mastering the art and science of custom formulation and Ayurvedic medicine making.
Heather Baines graduated Ayurved Vaidya Visharad (Ayurvedic Practitioner) in 2012 and Ayurved Bhishakgwara (Ayurvedic Doctor) in 2014, having attended Alandi Ayurveda Gurukula full time from 2010-2014 under the primary instruction of Alakananda Ma and Dr. Bharat Vaidya (Ayurved Sadhana).