About the Founder
Lilibel de la Puente (née Vanesa de la Puente) is an American businesswoman, scientist and investor. She is the co-founder and former COO of Beaker & Wrench where she designed products to meet the demanding needs of the cannabis oil distillation industry; Founder, CEO, and Chief Formulator for LILIBEL, a luxury skincare and wellness brand. Her work focuses on changing the paradigm of the botanical and entheogenic wellness market.
She is a graduate of Oregon State University with a BA in Chemistry. She did undergraduate research for the Dolgos Group which focuses on sustainable materials chemistry research.
Lilibel is a veteran of the United States Navy. She completed her service and received an Honorable Discharge after attaining the rank of Petty Officer 2nd Class. She worked at the National Security Agency, Hawaii, as a Cryptologic Technician (Collections).
Her heritage stems from her father, a Peruvian immigrant now US Citizen, and her mother, born and raised in Ohio.
Lilibel currently lives in Joshua Tree, CA.