Dr. Jeanne Fuqua
Dr. Jeanne Fuqua, a Connecticut native, resides in New Haven. She is in private practice in Bridgeport and Woodbridge Connecticut and is a consultant, speaking to various audiences about nutrition and various health concerns. Dr. Fuqua has worked with several health initiatives throughout the state of Connecticut, both as speaker and teacher. With a strong commitment to community, she continues to work towards improving health among individuals, and health care options for the community at large. Dr. Fuqua is a graduate of University of Massachusetts in Amherst and received her doctorate from the University of Bridgeport, College of Naturopathic Medicine. A reiki master, she has been doing energetic healing work for the last nine years. As a disciple of Mount Aery Baptist Church, Dr. Fuqua was instrumental in bringing a naturopathic clinic to the church as a part of its wellness ministry. She is currently co-head of the healing ministry at Mount Aery, and as such is a part of the crew for Mount Aery’s own Maafa Suite Production. This production allows us to look back on the catastrophic events that took place during the middle passage, as well as acknowledge the open wounds that still remain, so that we may begin the healing process within the black community. Dr. Fuqua is passionate about healthcare, community health, and is committed to empowering people with the opportunity to take their health back into their hands.