Meet The Team

Diane Bernard

Founder
  • Internationally known as ‘The Seaweed Lady’
  • Environmental Activist
  • Former Politician
  • Former Chair of Schoolboard for District of Sooke, British Columbia
  • 3rd  Generation Seaweed Harvester
  • Masters in Criminology

George Butcher

Founder
  • Worked in Ministry of Environment
  • Over 3 decades in Water Quality/Marine Biology for Government of Canada
  • Masters in Science focused on Marine Biology

Adam Butcher

CEO and Director
  • 4th Generation Seaweed Harvester, Licensed since 1999
  • Master Scuba Dive Trainer PADI
  • Advanced Open Water Instructor SSI
  • Seaweed Tour Host
  • International Business Development for Seaflora Skincare

Veronica Abramson

National Product Educator
  • Licensed Esthetician since 2006
  • Swedish  Massage Therapist and Reflexologist
  • Business Diploma

Chantelle Line

Sales and Marketing Manager
  • Serial Entrepreneur
  • Professional Singer/Songwriter and former Radio Personality
  • Private Pilot
  • Graphic Design and Business Administration Diplomas
  • LLQP and Investment and Securities License
  • Real Estate Investor

Triston Line

IT Specialist
  • Certified Mac Technician (2013-2015)
  • CompTIA A+ Certificate
  • CompTIA Security+ Certificate
  • Project Management v6 Certificate
  • Cisco Certified Entry  Networking Technician (CCENT) Certificate
  • Certified Premises Cabling Technician (CPCT) Certificate
  • Certified Fibre Optic Technician (CFOT) Certificate

Linda Warnhoff

Formulator
  • Local Organic Farmer in Sooke, B.C., Canada
  • World Traveller
  • Retired Licensed Practical Nurse

Joe Barlow

Director of Research and Development
  • Over 20 years of industry experience in biotechnology
  • Past Quality Control Microbiologist for Pfizer
  • Past Biological Safety Officer for Pfizer
  • Past Senior Research Scientist for development and manufacture of vaccine biologics
  • Past Manager of microbiological pathology laboratory
  • Bachelor of Science in Biochemistry and Microbiology
  • Diploma in Biological Sciences
  • Areas of interest include the human microbiome, ancestral health principles, and environmental sustainability principles

Danielle Stothers

Office Manager
  • Masters Certificate of Interactive Marketing
  • Honours Bachelor of Outdoor Recreation, Parks and Tourism
  • Bachelor of Arts Geography/Environmental Studies

Former President of The Cannabis Marketing Lab Canada. Experienced in ongoing research of Canadian cannabis regulations as it relates to business marketing. Specialized in sales and marketing strategies for cannabis, resort/tourism, and real estate.