Amber Robinson, founder and CEO of The Bitter Herb LLC, is an Herbalist, Aromatherapist, and certified teacher. She obtained a BS in Journalism from Lincoln University (graduated Magna Cum Laude & with additional honors), and Herbalist and Aromatherapist distinctions from Heart of Herbs School under the instruction and guidance of author Demetria Clark. She has completed the rigorous requirements to become a Registered Herbalist with the American Herbalists Guild (AHG), as well as the requirements to become a Level 2 NAHA Certified Professional Aromatherapist with the National Association for Holistic Aromatherapy (NAHA). Amber also received a (lifetime PLT) teaching certificate in 2007 and taught English at a small school in central Missouri where she wrote curriculum for the English department and taught various English courses for a decade before retiring to pursue her true passion full time. Amber has been distilling essential oils for years with plants she wildcrafts and grows on her 80-acre property in Missouri. Amber has been practicing Herbalism and aromatherapy for years, as well as making herbal medicines and remedies for her family and community. She is a wife and a mother of two active little boys! With her background in curriculum writing, teaching, Herbalism, Aromatherapy, and essential oil distillation, Amber offers a unique and one-of-a-kind educational experience for those seeking more wisdom and a deeper connection with nature.