Mindy Green is a genuine, national authority on botanicals with 35 years experience in the natural products and health care industries. She is a nationally certified Registered Aromatherapist and has served on the education committees of the National Association of Holistic Aromatherapists and the Aromatherapy Registration Council. Mindy has authored three books, including Aromatherapy: A Complete Guide to the Healing Art, Natural Perfumes: Simple Aromatherapy Recipes, and Calendula, as well as numerous articles. An active educator and lecturer, Mindy has lectured at Andrew Weil’s reputable integrative medicine program at the University of Arizona and Bastyr University, among others. As a consultant and speaker, she specializes in product development, botanical therapies and value-added aromatherapy.
Mindy’s vast credentials and positions in botany, aromatherapy and cosmetics also include her current role as Cosmeceuticals Scientific Advisory Board Member for the Supply Side West trade show and conference, in addition to being a founding member of the America Herbalists Guild and serves as committee chair for botanicals in cosmetics for the American Herb Products Association. From 1995 to 2003, Mindy was on the faculty of the Rocky Mountain Center for Botanical Studies, co-owned the California School of Herbal Studies from 1985 to 1995; and from 2003 to 2009, Mindy worked in the botanical research division of Aveda’s Research & Development department as their clinical aromatherapist.
Currently, Mindy is Owner of Green Scentsations, LLC and enjoys writing, teaching and speaking, which takes her all over the world. She holds a M.S. degree in Health & Human Sciences and B.S, degree in Holistic Health Sciences, both from Columbia Pacific University.
Visit Mindy's website at www.greenscentsations.com.