Devan began working and learning in the field of natural health in 2009 when she started a working at a local tea house in Calgary, Alberta. She was inspired by vast health properties of the tea plant (Camellia sinensis) and how she felt she had personally benefitted from consuming particularly green tea daily. She then travelled to Victoria, BC to study Herbal Medicine at Pacific Rim College in 2011 and graduated with a Diploma of Phytotherapy. After school she had the opportunity to work at Finlandia Pharmacy in Vancouver BC, where she witnessed the world of integrative health care.
Devan is very passionate about travel, language and history she has pursued some additional studies in Chinese medicine, Ayurveda and traditional European medicine also known as Greco-Roman medicine. Devan has always had an interest in nutrition and quality food from her experience working in the food service industry for the last 10 years and has had the opportunity to work with chefs from all backgrounds of classical to alternative and nutritional based companies.