About Barton Publishing

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  1. Honor God
  2. Help People
  3. Practice What You Preach
  4. Be Fruitful & Multiply
  5. Over-Deliver
  6. Make it Fun!
  7. Simplify

Core Values

Meet The Team

Joe Barton

Founder, Publisher & CEO

When Joe was a teenager, he remembers telling his parents that someday he'd help tell the world about the "apple remedy" that saved his dad's life. Over 20 years later, he's now helped over a million people cure various health problems using safe, natural remedies. A former accountant, Joe founded Barton Publishing in 2004 from a tiny basement office with no windows. He lives outside of Sioux Falls, SD with his wife and four growing boys. "Joe's family is passionate about the 'least of these'. Learn more about their care for foster children."

Scott Saunders, MD

Chief Health Officer & Nutrition Advisor

Dr. Scott left the traditional world of medicine to start his own clinic in Santa Barbara county in California. He graduated from UCLA Medical School, but grew frustrated with "the system" which didn't allow much for alternative remedies - even though he knew they were more effective with less side effects. He is now the director of The Interactive Medicine Center of Santa Barbara, which balances conventional medicine with alternative healing modalities to achieve optimal wellness. He and his wife have 14 children.

Marty Fahncke

Chief Marketing Officer

Marty is tasked with delivering Barton Publishing's message of vibrant health through natural healing remedies to the world through effective marketing campaigns. He and the awesome marketing team plan and execute award winning campaigns online, on the radio and on TV. Chances are, if you've ever read your email or listened to the radio, you've been been introduced to a Barton Publishing advertisement for one of their many life-saving products such as Wholetones or the Diabetes Solution Kit. If so, that's the job of the marketing team to place those messages in front of the people who need them most.

Kevin Gullickson

Chief Operations Officer

Kevin wears many hats as COO. He loves to implement systems and processes that help everyone on the team work more efficiently. When he's not working, he's enjoying his family, cycling or working out...or trying to help others in some way! He's a pastor and church planter “on the side” and recently planted a church in Sioux Falls, SD.

Maceo Jourdan

Marketing Strategist

Maceo joins us from the great state of Arizona. He continuously works on the Barton Publishing marketing strategy. When he is not pontificating all things Barton Publishing he is looking for the next deal on SSD drives!

Antonio Rey

JV & Affiliate Manager

Antonio comes to us from Sunny Florida and is our go-to guy for making Joint Venture magic happen! He has a passion for what he does and has been building partnerships, networking, and helping multiple JV and affiliate programs grow in the online health and wellness niche for years. When he's not hard at work, you'll find him in the great outdoors with his amazing wife, their two boys & beautiful daughter. If you have a great product and are interested in growing with us, please contact him at antonio[at]bartonpublishing.com.

Becky Smith

Marketing Analyst

With a passion for all things web and digital, Becky gets pumped about split testing, SEO, and delighting customers. She resides in sunny North Dakota with her husband, 2 kids, and various pets. When not online, she enjoys camping, riding bike, canoeing and gardening. Becky is also a Photographer specializing in outdoor photography.

Cherri Pike

Executive Assistant

Cherri works with the Barton team to keep things organized and productive. She assists Joe Barton and Marty Fahncke with daily administrative and research tasks. She shares her home office with her two Shih Tzu’s. Cherri and her husband Steve recently founded a non profit organization for the purpose of increasing the presence of the church in the major cities of the U.S. Cherri lives in Denver, Colorado, and enjoys walking her dogs, biking, hiking, spending time with her family and experiencing city life. She has two children and three grandsons.

Cheryl Inghram


Cheryl is our Undercover Superstar, as she manages the entire production of our monthly eMagazine we call Home Cures That Work, our blog and our social media accounts. She recently married and moved from Chicago to the Sunshine State, where she enjoys kayaking, camping and scuba diving with her husband. Cheryl also loves to bake, run, do mission work and travel.

Chris Norman

JV & Affiliate Marketing Coordinator

When it comes to being a jack of all trades, Chris could be considered an expert! He was born in Fort Worth, home schooled on a farm in Amish country, and now lives a relatively normal life outside of St. Louis, MO. In his spare time, Chris loves to be with his wife and daughter, coach CrossFit and travel.

Courtney Norman

Executive Assistant

Courtney is an energetic go-getter when it comes to the administrative duties of Barton Publishing. She's the mother of a beautiful baby girl, an endurance runner, a craft enthusiast, and an avid traveler. Courtney has worked for many large organizations around the country, and currently lives in a suburb of St. Louis, MO.

Customer Service

Customer Support Heroes

We call them Support Heroes, and when you call or email us, you'll have the pleasure of understanding why. For any customer service issues that you may need to discuss just email support[at]bartonpublishing.com

Eric Heuer

Web Developer

Eric is a new addition to the Barton family. He is involved with the background inner workings of our web presence. A North Dakota native, currently living in Minnesota, he loves spending time with his three rambunctious boys and his wife. As a family they love to ride bike, explore new parks, and read as a family.

Jeff Saunders

Senior Copywriter

When a writing background collides with marketing…mixed with a natural tendency to be an informational "busybody". You get Jeff. A spunky, virtuous scribe who's dedicated his craft to producing what he calls "Conversational Clarity" in nearly everything he writes. From internet ads to radio commercials … emails to open letters – Jeff's an architect of ideas and a Jargon Slayer – avoiding "snooty words" at all costs. Since 2006 Jeff's written copy for ad agencies and marketing companies. He's also a musician (well – just a drummer, really), a father, husband, and gee – just a swell guy.

Joel Harrison

Graphic Designer

Joel is responsible for all design, including the look and feel of websites, multiple brands such as Wholetones, product packaging, magazines, as well as new ideas and future initiatives. A native of Tampa/Orlando, Joel lives with his wife Stephanie and 5 year old daughter Arabella.

Michael Tyrrell


Michael is a mentor to many and a close friend of Barton Publishing. He travels the world sharing the message of God's Kingdom with a passion for watching lives transform from darkness to light. He's an accomplished song writer and guitarist, and recently released an album called Wholetones. He lives in Florida with his wife, who he adores. Read more about Michael.

Nick Thomas

Marketing Analyst

Nicks passion is compiling and diagnosing data to unravel challenging situations, diving deep into the metrics of online advertising campaigns, email marketing, radio advertising and more so that Barton Publishing can share their incredible home remedies with as many people as possible. His spare time is spent with his wife and three daughters. His wife is a passionate home health care nurse and enjoys teaching their daughters how to play many sports. Their daughters are involved in several sports that keep them busy. Nick enjoys coaching and playing softball, golf, running, and learning new things.

Ryan Kelly

Senior Web Developer

Ryan is a web developer and tech enthusiast. It's his job to keep our websites humming and provide a smooth online sales process. As North Dakota native, he was raised with a strong work ethic and attention to detail. Ryan currently lives outside of Sioux Falls, SD with his wife and two kids.

Sheila Diano


Sheila hails from the Philippines where she works “overnight” to provide the latest stats that keep Barton Publishing operating at its best. Sheila enjoys reading—particularly about health and wellness, parenting, and life hacks. She finds pleasure in a variety of music, but gets her weekly “therapy” from folding and arranging clothes. Her biggest blessing is her children, and she can also be found blessing other children in the aftermath of Typhoon Haiyan.