Karalyn Schuchert, Chairman
Schuchert founded Hyssop Health’s parent company, Dermazone Solutions, with the vision of building a company that provides skincare with the highest purity and potency delivering guaranteed results. A premier company, that year after year keeps its promises to everyone; offering a trusted haven for those seeking solutions from skin care to health and wellness concerns.
Hyssop Health’s launch was a direct result of Karalyn’s commitment to the belief. Karalyn has spent over ten years involved in product development at the parent company and provides leadership, guidance and direction to the executive team.
Deborah Duffey, President
As president and chief product development officer of Hyssop Health’s parent company, Dermazone Solutions, Deborah Duffey continually creates and seizes opportunities to make a difference in the lives of her customers, employees and community. She controls each aspect of Dermazone’s products, from mission to market, and adds new business capabilities as needed.
While her background wasn’t originally medicine or nanotechnology, Deborah is a businesswoman with 27 years of experience in leading and growing businesses. She has a passion for the entrepreneurial environment and possesses the expertise, drive and determination necessary to lead her team to continued growth and success. Her successful approach to problem-solving and reaching goals combines flexibility and focus. She is centered on meeting the needs of her customers, and capitalizing on the needs of the market.
With keen business sense and a giving spirit, Deborah is an industry leader and expert in empowerment and innovation.
Dr. Michael Fountain, Scientific Advisor
Over the past 25 years, Dr. Fountain has successfully created, financed and grown life science and high-tech companies. Currently, he serves as a scientific advisor to Dermazone Solutions, Inc. and its divisions, including Hyssop Health.
Dr. Fountain serves as the director of the University of South Florida’s (USF) Center for Entrepreneurship and entrepreneurship programs. Under Dr. Fountain’s direction, the Center was recognized as the top-ranked entrepreneurial specialty program in the country for its program in Life Sciences Entrepreneurship by the United States Association for Small Business and Entrepreneurship (USASBE) in 2004. The Center was recipient of the USASBE’s 2005 National Outstanding Innovative Entrepreneurship Education Course Award for the USF Strategic Marketing Assessments for New Technologies course and the Excellence in Entrepreneurship Education Award for Innovative Pedagogy for Entrepreneurship Education in 2006.
Developing interdisciplinary curriculum and research programs in entrepreneurship, Dr. Fountain holds faculty appointments within the Colleges of Business Administration, Engineering and Medicine. Additionally, he is chairman and CEO of Darkstar Information Company, LLC, a USF technology spin-out company. He also serves as the director of the National Consortium for Life Sciences Entrepreneurship, and provides direction to the Kauffman Venture Capital Fellows Program as a member of the Educational Advisory Board for the Center for Venture Education. A past Entrepreneur in Residence at the Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation, Dr. Fountain has amassed more than 40 domestic and international patents for his inventions.
Dr. Christopher Brown, Medical Director
Dr. Brown has served in many medical roles, domestically and internationally, throughout his career. Consulting for capital investment groups, Dr. Brown has evaluated many investment opportunities in the medical and biotechnology field. In 2002, he was named medical director and consultant for Dermazone Solutions and its divisions, including Hyssop Health.
He began his professional career as an expert in the laboratory of Immunoregulation at the National Institutes of Health. Taking leave from his fellowship, he served as an emergency room physician and volunteer physician with the International Medical Corps in Afghanistan. He also served as laboratory director of Projet SIDA in Kinshasa, Zaire.
For 10 years, Dr. Brown owned and managed The Sheridan Clinic, a group practice in internal medicine and infectious diseases in Sheridan, Wyo., and continued as medical director and physician after selling the practice. He also served as director of Sheridan Research Institute (SRI), a not-for-profit entity which promoted integration of evidence-based complementary and alternative therapies with traditional medicine.
Dr. Brown’s recent work on a melanoma screening research project with Dr. Rhett Drugge resulted in two abstracts being accepted at the Society of Investigative Dermatology, with manuscripts in preparation for publication. His research on skin cancer and cosmetic medicine continues, and in 2005, he established private practice in cosmetic medicine and skin cancer in Rhode Island.
Dr. Grant Jeffrey
Long recognized as one of the leading teachers on Bible prophecy and an intelligent defender of the Christian faith, Dr. Jeffrey is the chairman of Frontier Research Publications, Inc. In full-time ministry since 1988, he has spoken at hundreds of prophecy conferences around the world. Dr. Jeffrey’s ministry encourages a deeper study of the truths of prophecy as we approach Christ’s triumphant return as the King of Kings.
Dr. Jeffrey’s 30-minute broadcast television program, “Bible Prophecy Revealed,” appears twice weekly on Trinity Broadcasting Network in more than 80 nations throughout the world. His 25 bestselling books, including Armageddon, Prince of Darkness, Final Warning, Signature of God, Finding Financial Freedom and The War on Terror, are printed in 24 languages and sold throughout the world. He also appears frequently as a guest on numerous TV and radio stations internationally.
His doctoral dissertation at Louisiana Baptist University was published by Zondervan Publishing Corp. as Marked Reference Prophecy Study Bible, the most comprehensive prophecy study Bible ever published.
Grant Jeffrey, best known as an expert on Bible prophecy, an advocate of dispensational teaching, and host of TBN's "Bible Prophecy Revealed", suffered a cardiac arrest and on May 11, 2012 - he was lifted up to be with his Savior and loved ones gone before, where he has received perfect healing, no more pain.
David Van Koevering, Advisor
Dedicated to providing a clearer understanding of reality, consciousness and our spiritual potential, Van Koevering is president and founder of Elsewhen Research, a non-profit organization committed to explaining what the Bible claims with scientific information.
Van Koevering has demonstrated gifts as a visionary, technologist, futurist and inventor throughout his career. Throughout his career, it was clear that, as a visionary, he saw future products and technology more clearly than others. His gift is the insight to see and observe, in turn, to cause, and then to define and communicate what he saw to others.
He is respected internationally for his 30-year contribution to developing and marketing advanced technology that has been applied to music and musical instruments. Van Koevering’s laser optical memory retrieval disc systems were forerunners of today’s CD, CD-ROM and DVD technology.
Today, Van Koevering is a writer, minister, lecturer, motivational speaker, quantum physicist and inventor. His current teachings, “The Physics of Worship” and “The Science of God Sounds” are changing lives worldwide. As a musicologist, he and his wife, Becky, present public and television performances of the Science of Sound and History of Music on their collection of more than 250 rare and unusual musical instruments.
Paul Keith and Wanda Davis, Advisors
Focused on releasing the Spiritual truth to prepare for the personal encounter with the Lord Jesus, Paul Keith and Wanda Davis founded WhiteDove Ministries in August 1995. WhiteDove Ministries helps others achieve their highest purposes for which they were wonderfully and uniquely created.
WhiteDove energizes the church through writings, creative arts and personal intimacy with Jesus, and helps restore and refresh spiritual leaders with a passion for the Lord. Paul Keith and Wanda travel extensively to speak at conferences and churches, imparting a prophetic message of expectation. The ministry helps churches and spiritual leaders groom, refine and qualify as trustworthy stewards of this incredible endowment of God's power and authority. Part of the calling of the ministry is to awaken people to their destiny and fruitful purposes.
Paul Keith has extensively studied the ministry of revelation and power exemplified throughout the church ages with an emphasis on the 20th century church. He has a unique gift for imparting prophetic understanding of times and seasons with a message of preparation and expectancy for the Lord's Empowering Presence. He has written four books, Thrones of our Soul, Engaging the Revelatory Realm of Heaven, Angels That Gather, and Books of Destiny, contributed to Detours to Destiny: Pits, Pens, Caves & Dens and writes the annual chronicles, The Shepherd’s Rod, with Bob Jones.