“A team is not a group of people that work together. A team is a group of people that trust each other.” -Simon Sinek
Brenda Perkins— C.O.O. & Scientific Operations Director
As the founder of the first MMJ laboratory in Arizona, Brenda has extensive experience in the cannabis testing industry. She also holds a Bachelor’s in Biology and leads the NV Cann Labs team in keeping medical and recreational products safe for consumers. Brenda is a strong industry advocate sharing knowledge with cultivators, producers, dispensaries and other laboratories. Considered an industry leader in Nevada cannabis, Brenda is dedicated to the advancement and growth of the industry.
Dr. Hui Wang — Scientific Director
As a graduate of Beijing Medical University, Hui began her career working at the Beijing Institute for Drug Control. Then on to the US Naval Medical Research Institute in Washington DC where she became a chemist working to develop and test new immunization products in the Infectious Disease Department for over 8 years. Having moved to Las Vegas 15 years ago, she’s since worked at numerous quality control laboratories for nutritional supplement manufacturers.
Derrick Palma — Laboratory Technician
Born and raised in the Las Vegas Valley, Derrick attended Whittier College in pursuit of a biology degree. Only when he later transferred to the University of Nevada, Las Vegas, did he discover his passion for chemistry. And now as he helps to establish the industry’s best practices surrounding the data collection and scientific research of the cannabis plant, he’s very much proud to be a part of the team leading the charge in Nevada cannabis.
Gabrielle Scott — Executive Assistant
With over a decade of experience in Sales and Marketing, Gabbie keeps NV Cann Labs’ project management under her thoughtful consideration and careful scrutiny. Her attention to detail makes her the righthanded player to many on our team which means she’s usually the best one to call when you have questions about timeline processing or project guidance.
Jeremy Haye — Chief of Security
Nevada state laws strictly regulate the cannabis industry to a procedural process establishing a controlled chain of command during product acquisition and lab testing. Customer and product safety are our main concern so rest assured NV Cann Labs’ security team is here to address all compliance and safety issues