10:00AM ON 15 DECEMBER 2015
Debby Goldsberry is a leader 25 years strong in the medical cannabis industry and marijuana policy reform. She co-founded the Berkeley Patients Group (BPG) medical cannabis collective in 1999, setting the gold standard for best practices and community involvement. Directing its growth over 11 years, averaging 70 employees and up to 1,000 customer visits per day, Ms. Goldsberry developed and implemented standard operating procedures for procurement, product safety, patient relations, and business management and operations that have been replicated by dispensaries around the nation. As a community leader, she co-founded and directed Americans for Safe Access (ASA), the Medical Cannabis Safety Council (MCSC), and Cannabis Action Network (CAN). She is a board member at California NORML. She is currently the director of Magnolia Wellness in Oakland, CA, a model medical cannabis dispensary.