A molecular biologist with over fourteen years of experience in the development and quality control and assurance of pharmaceutical drug products. High-level training and development at global pharmaceutical companies instilled a foundation of quality excellence which she now applies to the cannabis industry through her consulting company. Green Sea Quality and Compliance provides auditing, process and product development, process and method validations, technical writing, training and education for cannabis and hemp operators, extraction labs, product manufacturing facilities, testing labs, and regulators. She cultivates quality management systems and procedures throughout her cannabis industry applications, applying her experience to support the controlled production of safe, highly quality medicine. She provides the leadership and knowledge required to build and maintain cGMP, FDA and global regulatory compliance, and has a thorough understanding of the state of cannabis for businesses, patients and providers nationally and internationally; the challenges of application processes and requirements, varying regulations and lack thereof, testing protocols, scaling and commoditization and consolidation.