Who we are...
Phil Johnson Aka "The Bee Doctor"
Grandson to known Beekeeper Al Adie, Phil started Beekeeping at age 6.
Attended Fairview College in Alberta, Canada for Beekeeping. As part of his curriculum, Phil spent time in Palo Cedro,Ca. with Queen Bee breeding Legend Homer Park. After College, In 1998 Phil Joined the U.S. Army serving with the 82nd Airborne Division spending time in Kosovo and Stateside. After his time in the Army, He returned to Beekeeping and traveled throughout the United States and Canada earning a reputation as one of the best Beekeepers in the World. As of 2016 has dedicated his time and knowledge to building up the declining bee population in Hawaii with HawaiianVenom.com as his platform to do so.
Tony Tan - Treasurer/Logistics
Tony brings years of knowledge in Extraction services. He has spent the last 3 years building out Bee Farms and doing Bee Extractions as well as working with the youth doing so.
Sherri Giron-Lindahl - Vice President
Sherri brings years of management experience to HawaiianVenom.com. Working in the Travel,Real Estate and Construction Industries respectively. She has been at the forefront of many positive trends in each respective industry.
On a personal note, Sherri has worked with children in the Foster Care system, serving as a Foster Parent Trainer for fellow parents as well as a Foster Parent along with husband Frank. She has fostered over 300 youth in the effort to make a difference. She also works with Therapy dogs, helping those in need as a trainer in her spare time.