Member Profiles

Hildegarde Aguinaldo, of Los Angeles, has been appointed as a public member by Governor Jerry Brown to the California Acupuncture Board. Aguinaldo has been an associate at Lewis Brisbois Bisgaard and Smith LLP since 2008. She was deputy of health and legal affairs at the Office of Los Angeles City Council member Richard Alarcón in 2008, a law clerk at the Los Angeles City Attorney’ s Office Airport Division from 2006 to 2007 and administrative specialist for health education at the Kaiser Foundation Hospital from 2004 to 2005. Aguinaldo is a community board member of the Northridge Hospital Medical Center and commissioner on the Los Angeles County Hospitals and Health Care Delivery Commission. She earned a Juris Doctorate degree from the Southwestern Law School. (Term 8/21/13 through 6/1/17)

Kitman Chan, of San Francisco, has been appointed as a public member by Governor Jerry Brown to the State of California Acupuncture Board. Chan has been deputy publisher of the Meizhou Huaren Wenyi magazine since 2007 and owner of Kitman Chan CPA since 1984. He is a member of the California Society of Certified Public Accountants. (Term 8/21/13 through 6/1/17)

Dr. Michael Corradino, 42, of San Diego, has been appointed as a licensed member to the California Acupuncture Board by Governor Jerry Brown. Corradino has been a resident practitioner and weekly speaker at the Golden Door Spa Resort since 2013, founder and owner at Neuropuncture LLC since 2011 and co-founder and owner at the North County Integrative Acupuncture Center since 2008. He was a professor of orthopedic pain and neurology at the Pacific College of Oriental Medicine from 2004 to 2012. Corradino earned a Doctor of Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine degree from the Pacific College of Oriental Medicine. (Term 5/21/15 through 6/1/17)

Francisco H. Hsieh has been appointed as a public member by the Assembly Speaker. Mr Hsieh has been a political and business consultant, with clients at the local, state, and federal levels since 1970. Most recently, Mr. Hsieh was a Special Assistant for former Assembly member, Fiona Ma. He has previously served on the Commission on Asian and Pacific Islander American Affairs, as member of the California World Trade Commission, and on the California Transportation Advisory Board. Mr. Hsieh actively promotes San Francisco internationally as a member of the San Francisco-Shanghai Sister City Committee, and as former co-chair of the San Francisco-Taipei Sister City Committee. (Term 6/1/13 through 6/1/17)

Jeannie Kang, of Los Angeles, has been appointed as a licensed member by Governor Jerry Brown to the California Acupuncture Board. Kang has been chief executive officer and president at Serenity Total Acupuncture Treatment Center since 1998 and a guest lecturer at South Baylo University since 2007. She was a lecturer of master case studies at the American Association of Oriental Medicine in 2007. Kang earned a Master of Arts degree in acupuncture and oriental medicine from South Baylo University. (Term 8/21/13 through 6/1/17)

Dr. Amy Matecki, of El Sobrante, has been appointed as a licensed member to the California Acupuncture Board by Governor Edmund G. Brown Jr. Matecki has been chief of the Integrative Medicine Division at Alameda Health System since 2014, where she has been an attending physician since 2004. She has been the medical director for complementary and integrative medicine at Alta Bates Summit Medical Center since 2008. Matecki has been a consultant for integrative medicine and an internal medicine hospitalist at Northern California Hematology and Oncology Consultants Inc. since 2004. Matecki is president of the International Center for Integrative Medicine. She received her post graduate doctorate training in 2003 at Alameda Health System in affiliation with University of California San Francisco, School of Medicine. She earned a Doctor of Medicine degree from Qingdao University Medical College and a Master of Science degree in traditional Chinese medicine from the Academy of Chinese Culture and Health Sciences. (Term 11/5/2016 through 6/1/2017)

Ruben A. Osorio, of Chula Vista, has been appointed as a public member to the Acupuncture Board by Senate President pro Tempore Kevin de León. Mr. Osorio is a Regional Sales Supervisor for Dion International Trucks. (Term 6/1/2017 through 6/1/2021).

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