Jodie Emery is one of Canada’s most high-profile cannabis legalization activists. Since 2004, Jodie has been involved in operating Cannabis Culture Magazine, Pot TV, and Cannabis Culture head shops and lounges, with an adult-use dispensary franchise model launched in May 2016. She has run for provincial office four times, including two B.C. Green Party campaigns, and sought the 2015 Liberal Party of Canada nomination in Vancouver East. Jodie supported her husband Marc Emery through a five-year U.S. prison sentence for his cannabis legalization activism, and she still continues her passionate work promoting cannabis access and defending civil liberties.