Kristel Peterson – Registrar
Kristel Peterson holds a B.A. in Social Welfare with a minor in Religious Studies from the University of California, Berkeley and a Masters in Clinical Social Work from the University of Southern California. She is currently pursuing a doctorate in East-West Psychology at the California Institute of Integral Studies with an emphasis in psychedelic-assisted therapy and research. In addition to her position at WVC, Kristel works in community mental health as a clinical social worker serving individuals living with addiction and is passionate about harm reduction, drug policy reform, cognitive liberty, and advocating for the use of entheogens to heal the individual, the collective, and the planet.