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About Us

Our Executive Directors

Shawna Dunbar


EduCanNation Co-Chairwoman

Certified Cannabis Educator in Clinical Practice

Medical Cannabis Patient Advocate
Medical Cannabis Patient & Caregiver

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Stacy Bobak

EduCanNation Secretary & Treasurer

Certified Cannabis Educator

Recognized Cannabis Industry Specialist
Registered Dental Hygienist
Medical Cannabis Patient & Breast Cancer Survivor


Our Volunteer Board Members

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Khadisha Thornhill

Chartered Insurance Professional & Educator
Insurance Risk Management Specialist
Cannabis Educator & Advocate
Team Lead for BIPOC Inclusion in Cannabis
Co-founder of Afro Cannada Budsistas

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Olga Nikolajev, RN, MA, FT

End of Life Nurse Educator 
Certified in Thanatology 

Dying well advocate
Cannabis Educator

Grief Counsellor

Registered Nurse

Virtual School for Community Deathcare in Canada - founding faculty

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Terese Bowors

Certified Cannabis Coach 
Professional Interpener
Lifelong entrepreneur 
Reiki Practitioner
Medical cannabis patient
Premium napper, biohacker, listener, spiritual seeker and cannabis lover
Experienced medical advocate
Cannabis course developer and teacher
Speakeasy Women’s Cannabis Club Organizer

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Jay Jay

Founder and CEO of naturalisticallynow
Certified Cannabis Health Coach and Educator
Chartered Herbalist
Board Secretary at EduCanNation 
Medical Cannabis Patient 
Writer, bl
ogger and creator of the 5-part educational series; Cannabis for Cancer along with the Canecdotal Collective support group.

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Samara Attis

Certified Cannabis Educator
Certified in Endocannabinoid Science
Medical Cannabis Patient
EduCanNation Board of Directors, Membership Coordinator 
BA Child and Youth Studies

How to get involved

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