Leslie Wyman, Ph.D.
Leslie became President of WMCG in May 2021, and served as Treasurer of the organization in 2020. She is currently a Research Associate at Van Andel Institute (VAI), where she seeks to understand the molecular mechanisms of neurodegeneration in Parkinson’s disease. Leslie is eager to see more rigorous biomedical studies involving cannabinoids and the endocannabinoid system, providing patients and caretakers the opportunity to make more well-informed decisions regarding their health. She also believes that research should play a critical role in evidence-based policy making. She is currently working to start up Lakeside Analytical, a cannabis testing and research laboratory in Grand Rapids, MI.