Karen Parent (BScN, MSc, MPA, MCPM, PhD(c)) is the Chief Quality & Compliance Officer and Quality Assurance Person (QAP) at Zenabis. Karen has been involved in the regulated cannabis industry since its inception and brings experience and knowledge to all aspects of the industry from seed to sale. She has expertise in quality assurance, facility management, production and sales, as well as research and evaluation. Karen holds Masters degrees in Epidemiology and Public Administration as well as a Project Management Certification. Prior to working in the regulated cannabis industry, she was on faculty at Queen’s University conducting research and teaching.