Human Minded with Michael and Michelle Polkabla

In this episode, we catch up with our good friends Michelle and Michael Pokabla. Together, they own Human Minded, a group of experienced and passionate health-care professionals and scientists. Together, they are approaching the issue of pain relief using a combination of compassion and expertise. You can learn more about Human Minded by visiting their website:

Michelle Polkabla is the Co-Founder and CEO of Human Minded. Michelle has been a Certified Massage Therapist for over 25 years, as w a Certified Personal Trainer as well as earning her certification for Qigong Teacher Training. She is committed to helping others find a way to better health. Michelle is also passionate about the environment.

Michael Polkabla is Human Minded’s Director of Science and Regulatory Affairs and responsible for technical product development, product testing, and quality assurance associated of all consumer product development, as well as all environmental regulatory permitting, compliance, and process/product safety associated with Human Minded’s products. Michael has bachelors of science degrees in Biochemistry, Molecular Biology, and Aquatic Biology from University of California Santa Barbara, and has accumulated over 30-years experience in environmental consulting and industrial hygiene compliance. Michael has been certified by the American Board of Industrial Hygiene as a Certified Industrial Hygienist (CIH) and by Cal/EPA as a Class I Registered Environmental Assessor (REA).