Mr. Walle has deep expertise in cultivating and extracting compounds from medicinal mushrooms in academic, research, clinical and pharmacological settings. Over the last several years he has led pioneering work with Victoria based non-profits facilitating and exploring the role of psilocybin in treating addiction. He has a background combining more than a decade of laboratory work in therapeutics and biochemistry, human capital management, business, media and applied mycology. He holds a BSc Hon. with Distinction from the University of Victoria in Biochemistry.