Our Team of Advocates



Emily Anne McDonald, M.D.

Hailing from Mattituck, NY, Emily is unwavering in her commitment to care for her local community. She is a medical doctor who is re-conceptualizing medicine and health with a multidisciplinary approach. Her style of care is grounded in ethics, advocacy, and wellness.

Her practice does not include the typical diagnosis and treatment plans that most health practitioners offer. She uses her teaching skills and medical background to help you design your own health design. 

She loves sharing stories and her love for nature. She studied Biology at Swarthmore College in Philadelphia and then earned an MD from SUNY Downstate College of Medicine in Brooklyn. Emily now studies Bioethics of Health Care Policy and Law, Clinical Herbalism, and Yoga Therapy. She enjoys writing and reading about ethics and politics of health care on our blog Herbal Justice. Her therapeutic activities including exercise, music, meditation, cooking, and spending time with her friends and family. 

Online CV here

twitter: @emilyannemcd

instagram: @herbal_justice



Katie Magill, O.T. 

Katie Magill is an experienced occupational therapist who has devoted her career to helping children with a wide variety of physical and developmental challenges. She received her Masters Degree in Occupational Therapy from New York University in 2008. Katie has years of practice as a pediatric occupational therapist in both schools, home-based settings, hospitals and private sensory gyms. As a published author, she has written about occupational therapy interventions and enjoys creating a fun learning environment, providing the just-right challenge to promote growth and success for all children.