Nathan Batalion – Resume
Nathan Batalion, CTN, CPA
Environmental Philosopher, Naturopath, Global Educator, Sustainable Builder, Communitarian
PHD CANDIDATE Environmental Philosophy; Philosophy, Interpretation, and Culture (PIC) Department. Binghamton University 2001-Present. Awaiting completion of dissertation Raw-Wisdom: Moving from a Death-Centered to a Life-Centered Vision of Nature.
MBA - Accounting; Graduate School of School of Business, NYU 1976-77.
MA - Asian Studies; Seton Hall University, 1973-75. Thesis: Early History of Chinese Medicine.
BA - Philosophy and Religion; Washington Square College, NYU, 1965-72.
HOLISTIC HEALTH STUDIES – Oriental Medical Doctor (OMD) training for two years at Pacific Institute of Oriental Medicine (1994-5), CTN or Certification as a Naturopath with Naturopathic Cerrtification Board (2002), Ann Wigmore Living Foods Lifestyle Certificate (2001), Personal Trainer Course (2007-8), Iridology studies with Dr. Bernard Jensen, massage studies with Ohashi, meditation and yoga studies with Swami Satchidananda, sprouting with Steve Meyerowitz (the Sproutman) and juicing with Charlotte Gerson (all from 1970′s to present).
Nursing Services – President of On Call Nursing Service, temporary agency.
Health Clinic – Co-founder with Howard Strauss and Charlotte Gerson of the Gerson Wellness Center in Sedona.
Practicing Naturopathic Doctor (2004 – Present).
Various - Worked as short-order cook (East West Center, University of Hawaii), restaurant captain, and in various family-owned, food related businesses (restaurant, health food store, delicatessen, beach stand).
Building Trades Apprentice for Chardavoyne Construction Co, Chardavoyne Electric, and Chardavoyne Plumbing, among other contractors.
Owner/Manager, Quality Rentals. Purchased, renovated and managed over a dozen properties. (2000-Present).
Certified Public Accountant – in Private Practice since 1977.Senior Partner, N. Batalion & Company, CPAs.Owner, Physicians Tax Service.
Wall Street – President, three Wall Street Investment Banking firms, two with over 100 employees. Organized three initial public offerings of stock. Arranged first public listing of a socially responsible investment Progressive Asset Management Was first Wall Street brokerage firm to join Social Investment Forum.
Academic – Assistant Professor of Accounting, Hartwick College, 2000-2001.
Other Businesses: Business broker (FMA International), precious metals broker (Solid Investments), private mortgage and cash flow broker (Solving Cash Flow, Inc.).
Volunteer work at Chardavoyne Barn, Omega Institute’s café, Zegg Community in Germany, Durika Community in Costa Rica; for Gary Null’s Natural Living radio show. Also at the National Intentional Communities Conference, Twin Oaks (2003); organized community organic garden (2007-8).