Daniel P. Rhoda ’99

Daniel P. Rhoda ’99 died September 6, 2013, in Houlton. He was born on April 6, 1977, and prepared for college at Deerfield Academy. He graduated summa cum laude from Bowdoin after studying abroad his junior year at the London School of Economics. He received his master’s degree in transpersonal psychology from the Institute of Transpersonal Psychology in 2011 and was in the process of pursuing clinical requirements for a doctorate at Sovereign Health in Los Angeles, as well as starting his doctoral thesis research at the Deepak Chopra Center. He worked on Wall Street with Credit Suisse/First Boston for two years, then became involved with the Institute for Holistic Medicine and Research, where he studied the clinical application of Ayurveda. He co-authored the book Eat.Taste.Heal. He was instrumental in creating Five Elements Consulting, LLC, which provides, teaching, public speaking, and nutritional and private Ayurvedic consultations. He is survived by his parents, Richard and Cecilia Rhoda; brother Leslie R. Rhoda II; and grandmother Agnes Beaulieu.