Leah Lakstins is a native Kentuckian with a passion for facilitating amazing consumer experiences that educate and entertain. Before her cannabis career, she assisted commercial roofing contractors grow their businesses. She is a Trainual Certified Consultant and has a certificate in Retail Fundamentals from the Tuck School of Business at Dartmouth. Additionally, she is a Trichome Institute Professional Interpener, UNLV certified cannabis professional, and secretary of the ASTM D37.06 subcommittee for cannabis curriculum. She is also the interim Chief Operating Officer at Greenlight Events and the Founder of Hemp Business Builder. Since 2018, Hemp Business Builder has assisted emerging hemp entrepreneurs streamline and scale their operations as well as train their employees. Leah has been a speaker at various hemp events including the Southern Hemp Expo, USA CBD Expo and NoCo.