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

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