Our Passion, Our People

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    Angela McElwee
    President Angela McElwee currently serves as Gaia Herbs’ President and sees her role at Gaia as the culmination of…

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    Bill Cave
    Chief Financial Officer As Chief Financial Officer, Bill Cave is responsible for the overall financial strategy and direction for…

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    Brian Traylor
    Vice President of Operations Brian Traylor is the Vice President of Operations at Gaia Herbs, bringing his passion for…

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    Elena Lécué
    Executive Vice President of Sales and Marketing As Executive Vice President of Sales and Marketing at Gaia Herbs, Elena…

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    Jennifer Lynch
    Director of People, Culture, and Wellness As Director of People, Culture and Wellness for Gaia Herbs, Jennifer Lynch is…

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    Jeremy Stewart
    Vice President of Scientific Affairs Dr. Jeremy Stewart has been with Gaia Herbs since 2005, after attending the University…

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    Mary Bove, ND
    Director of Medical Education Dr. Mary Bove brings more than 40 years of herbalism experience and 25 years of…

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Our people are our strength, and to us, they are more than workers or partners—they are our family. We invite you to meet them by clicking on any of the links above.

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Angela McElwee

President

Angela McElwee currently serves as Gaia Herbs’ President and sees her role at Gaia as the culmination of a love affair with the natural products industry that began when she was 16 years old, working in the supplement aisles of her local health food store, and continues to this day. Angela spent the first 8 years of her career leading operations for a chain of natural products stores, which imbued her with a strong sense of how to create successful retail/manufacturer partnerships, and a crucial understanding of the important work that takes place on the floor of natural products stores nationwide. Prior to joining Gaia, Angela served as Director of Sales for Enzymatic Therapy. Her tenure at ET was spent building national and regional retail partnerships, supporting and empowering the sales team, and celebrating strong sales and best practices. She is a passionate advocate for the change that enlightened choices in consumerism can bring, and believes that we each have a powerful role in that mission.

 
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Ecologically Harvested is a term that describes all herbs sold by Gaia Herbs that are not Certified Organic. Ecologically Harvested herbs include herbs that are harvested in their natural habitat, (i.e., wild harvested) according to specific guidelines for harvesting these herbs (i.e., away from roads and industry, as well as guidelines to avoid overharvesting). Our term, Ecologically Harvested, also includes herbs that are grown in managed woodland areas, fields designated for specific herbs, and herbs that are grown by indigenous growers, such as Kava Kava. All Ecologically Harvested herbs pass pesticide and heavy metal testing as well as microbial testing, prior to release.