Job Title: Principal Scientist, CEO
Company: Enlightened Quality Analytics, LLC
Specialization: Laboratory, quality, process, regulatory
Favorite Quote: Enlightenment is always there. Small enlightenment will bring great enlightenment. If you breathe in and are aware that you are alive—that you can touch the miracle of being alive—then that is a kind of enlightenment” ― Thich Nhat Hanh, Living Buddha, Living Christ
Biography: Shannon Swantek is a Principal Scientist and CEO at Enlightened Quality Analytics, LLC who holds broad knowledge of the environmental, natural medicine, and cannabis industries. She has a robust regulatory background in auditing to the ISO 17025 and ISO 9001 standards. Her experience advising cannabis policy and legislation in Oregon, Massachusetts and nation-wide led to her passion for industry education and support in developing technical and quality systems solutions for each license type as the industry matures out of infancy.