Jessica Schneider, MD
Founder & CEO
Empowered Health Institute
Dr. Schneider is the CEO and founder of Empowered Health. She is board certified in Internal Medicine through the American Board of Internal Medicine and has completed a fellowship in Integrative Medicine through the University of Arizona studying under Andrew Weil, MD. She also has training through the Institute of Functional Medicine at Cleveland Clinic and the Kalish Institute.
Dr. Schneider grew up locally in Richland and graduated from Hanford High School. She received a Bachelors of Science in Biochemistry from Washington State University Honors College, graduating summa cum laude. She completed medical school and residency at the Medical College of Wisconsin and has clinical experience working at large medical centers, both locally and in Milwaukee.
Dr. Schneider was recognized as a “Young Professional Award Recipient” for professional achievement through the Tri-Cities Journal of Business in 2020. She received an "Entrepreneur of the Year" award from the Richland Rotary Club in 2021 for her work at Empowered Health. She is active in local organizations, serving as a board director for Gesa Credit Union and the Tri-City Regional Chamber of Commerce.
March 8th is International Women's Day. To celebrate, we’ve elected to highlight the accomplished women that sit on the Tri-City Regional Chamber’s Board of Directors. Thanks to all the women represented on the Regional Chamber’s board, staff, and membership.
Women on the Chamber's Board of Directors