Maureen West is the General Counsel and Compliance Officer for Functional Remedies, LLC a hemp oil product manufacturing company headquartered in Boulder, Colorado. Prior to joining Functional Remedies, LLC, Maureen served as the first Industrial Hemp Program Manager at the Colorado Department of Agriculture. Prior to entering the industrial hemp industry, Ms. West was a Colorado assistant attorney general where she provided legal counsel to over a dozen regulatory boards. Ms. West is an adjunct professor at the University of Denver where she teaches Health Care Public Policy and the Legislative Process and Legal Issues in Global Health Care Management. Ms. West is also a registered dental hygienist. She received her juris doctorate from the University of Denver Sturm College of Law and holds a bachelor degree in dental hygiene from the University of Colorado Dental School.