The Godmother of Cannabis Industry Recruiting, Kara stands apart as the cannabis industry's most experienced & knowledgeable recruiting professional globally. She has been an HR professional, specializing in Talent Acquisition, Talent Management, Workforce Planning, Legal Compliance and Organizational Design for over 20 years. Her career has spanned several Fortune 100 companies and start-ups across multiple industries. Kara has an MBA in Human Resources & Organizational Behavior and is LinkedIn, PRC, CIR, and CSSR certified. Kara is a frequent speaker at national as well as international conferences in both the cannabis and HR industries and was the founding Chair of the National Cannabis Industry Association's Human Resources Committee. She is one of the original Women of Weed® and has been named a "Woman to Watch" by MJBiz Daily/Magazine.