Our team is composed of herbalists, researchers, regulatory professionals, and business developers. BRC teams up with independent consultants from across the country, all qualified experts in their field. Working with independent consultants allows BRC to accommodate a wide variety of regulatory projects, finding specialized solutions that are in the best interests of our clients.
Rebecca Mains, MSc. - Founder
Rebecca Mains is the founder of BRC, Botanical Regulatory Consulting, she holds a Masters of Science in Biomedical Regulatory Affairs from the University of Washington where she became proficient in the FDA regulations for botanical products Rebecca’s passion for botanical medicine grew from her involvement in a medicinal cannabis company she started with her brother in Washington state. From there, Rebecca pursued an Herbal Science bachelor's degree from Bastyr University where she contributed to several botanical research projects. In addition to her work at BRC, Rebecca consults as a Project Manager for Sacred Medicines, PBC, a botanical drug company aiming to get FDA approval for a botanical drug product. Rebecca is also a board member on the Bastyr University Institutional Review Board (IRB), where she shares her expertise in the clinical development of botanical products.
Nanr Maines, BA - Business Director
Nanr has had an exciting career of developing businesses and project management. She holds a business degree from Washington State University and specializes in supporting the development of small businesses, she is known for recognizing opportunities that create win-win scenarios. Nanr’s expertise allows BRC and our clients to benefit from the fresh ideas and creative solutions that she brings to the botanical products industry.