Liesl Finkler has been involved in the cannabis industry for over 10 years. She is currently the Dispensary Director for The Humboldt CA Association in Humboldt County, in operation for over 10 years, with one of California’s few operational permits for a Medical Marijuana Dispensary. The collective has been distinguished for its elevated concern for patient services, community engagement, and quality medicine. Liesl has made these her focal point in the industry. She is also the Founding Chair of the Women Grow Humboldt County chapter, leading the women of Humboldt into the legal cannabis industry.
Liesl’s passion for the industry and the desire for continuing her education has led her to travel extensively across the country to attend drug policy conferences, medical symposiums, lobby days and other forums. Liesl has worked at the local, state and federal level to bring about cannabis policy reform with not only the California Cannabis Industry Association, but also with the National Cannabis Industry Association, and Women Grow.
Known and respected for her knowledge, ethics, compassion and experience in the medical cannabis industry, Liesl has been asked to write articles for, and has been featured in publications such as Emerald Magazine for her work in the cannabis industry. She is also a regular speaker on panels at industry events.