Samantha Miller Chief Scientist

Samantha Miller
PhD, Biochecmist

Samantha is an internationally recognized biochemist, brand-builder and pioneering entrepreneur known for her expertise in cannabis and cannabinoid science. Founder of Pure Analytics Lab in Northern California in 2010, Samantha has been at the forefront of cannabis science and innovation for the last 10+ years. Merging her extensive background in product development with her deep understanding of cannabis therapeutics to develop the award winning dosist™ dose-controlled vaporizer product line as founding CSO of the brand. Her innovative work was recognized making TIME Magazine’s list of Top Inventions of 2016. Frequently called on for her perspective and knowledge and highlighted as a leading female executive in cannabis, Samantha can be found spotlighted in recent publications of Rolling Stone, The Verge and Marijuana Venture and is a sought-after speaker.

As the Founding Chief Science Officer of dosist Samantha was responsible for Product Design, Validation through patient trial, establishment of Supply Chain and Manufacturing partnership for dosist product 2016-2017. Designs, Mfg and Supply chain established sustained through 2019.

A Superlative Executive engaged in Marketing, Operational excellence, Operations, Finance and IT with experience spanning technical and consumer markets including new product development, enabling technology development and analytical instrumentation design., Samantha brings an enormous depth and breadth of capability to the table.

An innovator and well-respected scientist, Samantha maintains deep relationships with instrumentation companies such as Agilent, Waters, Perkin Elmer enabling information transfer, sales advantages and support priority from these crucial technology partners where her relationships were forged being a key technology and engineering partner in product development for those companies in her early career.

As a team leader, Samantha also innovates deploying a unique millennial focused management and reward structure with the ability to maximize productivity, engagement, loyalty and retainment.

Why All the Buzz About CBD?

Samantha Miller shows you what cannabidol (CBD) is, why it’s so effective for a wide variety of common issues like pain, anxiety and inflammation, promising therapeutics results for conditions like epilepsy and what to consider before you start a CBD health regimen.

Unanswered Questions Q&A: Understanding Cannabinoids

Samantha Miller sits down with Green Flower Media’s CEO Max Simon to answer some questions about cannabinoids.

Understanding Cannabinoids: What is CBN?

Often thought of as merely a byproduct of degraded THC, researches are starting to uncover its potent healing and therapeutic qualities including the ability to decrease heart rate without decreasing blood flow and other surprising findings.

Understanding Cannabinoids: Your Complete Cannabis Guide

Renowned cannabis scientist and biochemist Samantha Miller introduces you to the full spectrum of cannabinoids, their physiology, interaction with the endocannabinoid system and specific therapeutic uses in this comprehensive presentation.



Learn more about cannabis and cannabinoid science from the Q&A session with Samantha Miller and goop™


Featured in the list of Time Magazine’s Best Inventions of 2016, the hmbldt (now dosist™) pen, whose product formulas were created by Samantha Miller the founding Chief Science Officer, is alongside products that continue to shape our lives today

Green Entrepreneur

Read about how Samantha Miller is breaking stereotypes and setting an example for women in cannabis, STEM, business and leadership

The Atlantic

Learn about the different hmbldt (now dosist™) formulas created by Samantha Miller as founding Chief Science Officer of Hmbldt/dosist and how they fit into day to day life


Read how Samantha Miller combined her expertise and experience from different disciplines to create the groundbreaking hmbldt (now dosist™) product formulations.

Miss Grass

Check out the interview with Miss Grass Founder Anna Duckworth as Samantha Miller and Duckworth walk through a beginner’s guide to using cannabis and the different ways to consume responsibly.

The Press Democrat

The article describes how Samantha Miller, a local entrepreneur and businesswoman, started Pure Analytics in Sonoma County, one of the finest cultivation zones in the world, and has made it into the premier cannabis testing lab in California.

The Sacramento Bee

Learn about the positions available at Pure Analytics which range from entry level to senior positions and look at the overall landscape of the legal cannabis job market in California