Our Team

Chris Farley
Spa & Wellness Director
With 20 years of experience in the resort and spa industry includes four and five star resort spas: 7 years with Marriott resort spas in Scottsdale and Palm Desert, California.  

Chris also worked at Royal Palms Resort and Spa along with Gainey Village Health Club & Spa.

  farley.jpg

Dr. Amy Whittington
Naturopath
Amy Whittington, NMD graduated magna cum laude from the University of Kansas in 1998. In 2003, she received her doctorate in Naturopathic Medicine after graduating first in her class from the Southwest College of Naturopathic Medicine. As part of her training, she received extensive education in the basic sciences, pathology and diagnosis, and treatment modalities including pharmaceuticals, botanical medicines, nutrition, homeopathy, and acupuncture.

After completing more than 1200 clinical hours and sitting for national boards, Dr. Whittington was licensed in Arizona to diagnose and treat illness as a general practitioner. She completed a one-year residency in general practice and has been in private practice since then. Additionally, from 2004 through 2006, she served as adjunct professor at Southwest College in Tempe, Arizona teaching such classes as physical diagnosis, nutrition, and minor surgery.

In 2005, Dr. Whittington initiated one of the first spa-based naturopathic practices in Arizona at The Phoenician, where she continues to practice in addition to coordinating naturopathic services for Trilogy by Shea. Memberships and affiliations include the American Association of Naturopathic Physicians, Arizona Naturopathic Medical Association, and the American Academy of Anti-Aging Medicine.

  dramy.jpg