Ellen Taylor Brown has mentored thousands of cannabis growers throughout the U.S. over the last 10 years. Her extensive knowledge and first-hand industry experience has made her a sought-after cannabis expert. A veteran of the United States Air Force, Ellen was awarded the Air Combat Command – Nutritional Medicine Airman of the Year award in 2008. As founder of Sinsemilla Seminars, Ellen Brown has taught students, patients and caregivers from all over the country in large classroom settings to freelance consulting in the marijuana industry. Ellen’s educational outreach specializes in sustainable cannabis cultivation, best practices and how to create a multitude of cannabis by products from hashish to edibles. A prominent advocate and educator, she has spoken all over the world including the Boston Freedom Rally, Seattle Hempfest and the High Times Jamaica Cannabis Cup. Ellen using her knowledge to inspire others to become their own best advocates. Her tremendous skill set is what sets her students and clients up for success in the cannabis industry. She continues to impart her years of wisdom and experience to help create a much-needed paradigm shift on the failing war on drugs. She believes that if we teach each other about the benefits of the cannabis and hemp plants that we will be able to secure the plant’s safety for future generations. In an industry that is evolving, growing and thriving we need teachers and advocates who will empower and lead by example such as she has.