REGINA NELSON earned her Ph.D. in Ethical and Creative Leadership at Union Institute and University in 2016. Her doctoral studies concentrated on issues within the Medical Cannabis arena. Dr. Nelson's educational background consists of undergraduate and graduate level Interdisciplinary degrees: a B.A. from Vermont College (1998) and an M.L.S. in Leadership from the University of Oklahoma (2002). In 2012, she published her first peer-reviewed article, Framing Integral Leadership within the Medical Cannabis Community; this achievement has been repeated for 16 peer-reviewed articles and presentations, including several international conferences. Dr. Nelson is a founding officer of The eCS Therapy Center an Integral organization desiring to build awareness of the endocannabinoid system (eCS) and champion community-based education and research projects and provides consulting services via Integral Education & Consulting, LLC.