Cate Maxon (she/hers), L.Ac. is a licensed acupuncturist through the state of Arizona. She graduated from a community acupuncture school (POCA Tech) in Portland, OR in 2018, and started working at TACO in 2019, though got her start as a front-desk volunteer for TACO in 2013. She has given over 9,000 treatments since 2019 and is now the owner/manager of TACO since being handed the reins in 2021. She has been trained extensively in Master Tung and Richard Tan's Balance Method and has exhaustive clinical experience to now "specialize" in treating pain, addiction, anxiety/depression, autoimmune disorders and loves working on fertility with folks! She has seen acupuncture change the course of enough peoples' lives that fully believes that acupuncture can be life-changing for many, and has seen how affordable acupuncture is the only way most people can access consistent care.