Keiana Stiell is a consultant with The Novel Tree Medical. She joined The Novel Tree in February 2017 when she decided to combine her passion for alternative natural medicine and her love for hospitality.
Keiana has a passion for helping others as a medical consultant and she takes great pride in getting to know her patients, allowing her to deliver the best recommendations possible. With certification from the Department of Health, Keiana is qualified to recommend cannabis products to people with a variety of medically focused issues and aliments. Keiana relies not only on medicinal research but also on the feedback of patients to ensure that all of her recommendations are carefully selected. She is excited to continue growing and helping patients as part of The Novel Tree team.
Fun facts from Keiana:
• I enjoy cooking, baking, and trying new recipes.
• I love long adventurous walks with my dog.
• I’m interested in coloring and photography.
Matt Kovarsky is a consultant with The Novel Tree Medical. Since 2011 he has been involved in all aspects of the cannabis industry - From growing medical grade cannabis to consulting patients in need, Matt has done it and continues to live it every day. He holds a certification from the Department of Health that qualifies him to recommend cannabis products to people with a variety of medically focused issues and aliments. Having helped over 25,000 customers and patients, Matt is able to successfully guide consumers to the best products available. Matt spends much of his free time researching the most current cannabis information to stay at the forefront of the constantly progressing cannabis industry. He is excited to be a part of The Novel Tree Medical team as we grow and expand. Matt looks forward to helping and educating as many people as possible.
Fun facts from Matt:
• I have heterochromia which means I have 2 different colored eyes.
• I grew up working in restaurants and gourmet markets and I love to cook.
• I grew up in Florida but moved to Denver, Co. and Seattle, Wa. to work in the cannabis industry.
Kate Muething is a receptionist at The Novel Tree Medical. Kate moved to Washington state in 2014 with the intent to find a place in the medical cannabis industry. Always passionate about helping others, Kate has volunteered in the community while in school, and has a professional background in healthcare administration from 2009-2015. She’s excited to bring her experience and passion for providing quality service and helping others to The Novel Tree Medical. Kate believes in treating others the way they want to be treated, “everyone will experience hardships throughout life; it is only right to speak with compassion and act with understanding”. Newly certified with the Department of Health, she looks forward to expanding her knowledge on medicinal cannabis.
Fun facts from Kate:
• My personal passion is music. I play guitar and sing in my down time.
• I’m getting married in July, has been a joyous challenge!
• My fiancé and I have 12 animals between the two of us, mostly chickens
Alexandra McAboy is CEO and co-founder of The Novel Tree and The Novel Tree Medical in Bellevue, Washington. Since opening The Novel Tree in November 2014, she has been a thought leader in the cannabis industry. The Novel Tree Medical opened in April 2017 and is the first and only dedicated medical cannabis dispensary in Washington’s “I-502 system,” leading the way in education, medical cannabis quality assurance, and patient services. Alexandra’s cannabis stores have won multiple awards and she herself has been listed among the Top Most Important Women in Cannabis 2016 and 2017 as well as one of Top 20 Most Talented People in Seattle by Seattle Magazine.