Pioneering Justice and Inclusion in Cannabis, One Law at a Time With Yvette McDowell – Episode 14

January 2, 2024

Today we have a remarkable guest who has dedicated her life to breaking barriers and championing justice in the cannabis world.

Join us in this enlightening episode as we welcome Yvette McDowell, a seasoned professional with over 30 years of experience as a first responder, firefighter-paramedic, and an Emmy Award-Winning Assistant City Prosecutor. Yvette has navigated the challenges of being a woman in traditionally male-dominated fields, and today she shares her journey and insights on promoting diversity and inclusion.

Yvette’s passion extends beyond her impressive career—she’s a driving force behind the movement for equal justice under cannabis law. Her motto, “Equal justice under cannabis law for all,” encapsulates her mission to ensure that cannabis regulation is not only followed but is also inclusive and fair. In our conversation, Yvette sheds light on her efforts to bridge the gap between local governments and the cannabis community, fostering understanding and economic growth.

As a board member of the California Cannabis Industry Association, co-chair of the Diversity, Inclusion/Social Equity committee, and member of various prestigious associations, Yvette is at the forefront of shaping policies that impact the cannabis industry. Learn from her valuable experiences, as she discusses her role in the International Cannabis Bar Association, the Law Enforcement Action Partnership, and as the Chair of the Los Angeles County Bar Association’s cannabis law section.

But Yvette’s impact doesn’t stop there—she’s also an Amazon bestselling and a #1 International bestselling author. Tune in as she shares her vision for a paradigm shift in the cannabis industry, where “Equal justice Under Cannabis Law” becomes a reality for everyone entering this dynamic field.

Get ready to be inspired, informed, and elevated as we dive into the world of cannabis with Yvette McDowell on “Inhale, Exhale, Elevate.”

Jan 02, 2024