Program Manager, UVM Integrative Health

Cara has been involved in the field of integrative health care since 2008. As Administrative Director of UVM Integrative Health, Cara works with leadership in the College of Nursing and Health Sciences, the Larner College of Medicine and the University of Vermont Medical Center to develop a sustainable program with clinical, education and research activities. Cara’s background is in organizational development and she has worked in large corporate settings, small start-ups, non-profits and educational institutions. Prior to joining the University of Vermont, Cara served as Executive Director of the Laura Mann Center for Integrative Health, a  501c3 that promoted the benefits of integrative health care by bridging the gap between community members and health practitioners from all disciplines. Cara is currently enrolled in the Functional Medicine Coaching Academy.

Associations and Affiliations

  •  Academic Consortium for Integrative Medicine and Health

Areas of Expertise and/or Research

  • Integrative Health
  • Organizational Development


  • M.A., Teachers College, Columbia University
  • B.A., Ohio Wesleyan University


  • 802-656-9266
Office Location:

105D Rowell Building

Courses Taught

  • HLTH 299 - Integrative Health Coaching Practicum