Joel Wallach, BS, DVM, ND, Founder of Youngevity
Joel D. Wallach, a biomedical research pioneer, spent more than 40 years in the field of Veterinary Medicine, observing and researching the beneficial effects of individual nutrients on animal health, before becoming a Naturopathic Physician in 1982. In 1997 Dr. Wallach and Ma Lan, MD, MS, founded American Longevity, the network marketing company known today as Youngevity. Within five years the company had a growing and powerful international network of distributors and preferred customers with offices in Canada, Australia, New Zealand, Singapore, South Africa and Japan. Today, Youngevity is a network-marketing leader providing high-quality, innovative and unique products that benefit heath conscious consumers and business owners alike.
Dr. Wallach is renowned for his groundbreaking research on the heath benefits of selenium and other minerals. He now dedicates his time to lecturing throughout the world on the therapeutic benefits of vitamins and minerals, and on lobbying the U.S. Food and Drug Administration on behalf of the dietary supplement industry.