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Education

19982003

BACHELOR OF SCIENCE in ENVIRONMENTAL BIOLOGY with CHEMISTRY MINOR

FORT LEWIS COLLEGE

Emphasis on plant/soil science and organic chemistry. 

Work History

2017-03CURRENTLY EMPLOYED

GROWER

DURANGO ORGANICS

Perform twice daily maintenance of a 1000 cutting clone lab involving mixing of nutrients to exact pH and parts per million strength to ensure rooting of cuttings within two weeks as well as keeping the room free of debris to ensure a disease free environment. 

Carry out daily upkeep of two mother plant rooms totaling 80 plants including watering as well as cleaning. 

Maintain vegetative section of a greenhouse housing over 2500 plants by mixing of over 600 gallons of nutrient solution to desired strength in order to feed several hundred plants at a time as well as transplanting and pruning of those same plants in order to stimulate vigorous growth.  

2017-062019-04

EXTRACTION TECHNICIAN

SOUTH WEST EXPERT EXTRACTION TECHNOLOGIES (S.W.E.E.T. CO2)

Performed all phases of cannabis oil extraction in lab from grinding raw material to desired particle size to operating an APEKS CO2 extraction machine. 

Operated rotary evaporators as well as vacuum ovens in order to meet state compliance standards for residual solvent remaining in the final product. 

Generated potency labeling for a variety of products as well as packaged and assembled items to fill orders. 

Skills

Adept in all phases of cultivation from seed to clone to mature plant as well as timing of harvest for optimal terpene content and potency. 

Mastery of pruning plants for optimal yield while identifying insect/plant diseases and implementing integrated pest management strategies. 

Experienced in steam distillation and carbon dioxide botanical extraction methods and analysis of extract purity using GC/Mass Spectrometry. 

Proficient at performing extremely detail oriented work as well as multitasking and working under pressure. 

Skilled at meticulous record keeping to comply with Colorado Marijuana’s Enforcement Division rules and regulations.