Cristina Espiritu, Vice President, Legal Affairs

Cristina Espiritu is the founder of several cannabis ventures, including 420 Foodie Club, My Cannawellness and Her Cannabiz. 420 Foodie Club is a thriving community and resource for people who love to cook, consume and learn more about cooking with cannabis. My Cannawellness is a resource for discovering cannabis wellness activities, events and products. Her Cannabiz is a networking and business group for women entrepreneurs in the cannabis industry.


Lisa Colavita, Vice President, Physician Liaison


Lisa Colavita is the CoFounder of the Neurological Support Group, a member of the Healthy Brain Club of OC and is the 2018 Program Director and Treasurer for the Community Civic Association of Laguna Woods Village. She is the CEO of the CCA Magazine and the Clinical Coordinator and Physician Liaison for Memorial Care’s Home Health Services.
She has a nursing degree from Holy Name School of Nursing in Teaneck NJ and has over 14 years work experience with Investment Management and Brokerage firms such as PIMCO , Drexel Burnham Lambert Commodities Corp and AIG Trading Corporation. She is passionate about integrated health care in the treatment of Chronic and Terminal neurological disease throughout Orange County.

Kandace Hawes, Vice President, Partnerships

Kandice Hawes founded Orange County NORML and is currently Executive Director of the organization. She was named High Times Freedom Fighter of the month in November 2012. She was also named one of “Orange County’s 100 Most Influential People” by the Orange County Register in 2014 and named one of the “100 Most Interesting People in Orange County” by the OC Weekly in 2015. OC NORML was named Outstanding Chapter of the Year Award.


Loral Langemeier, Financial Advisor

Loral Langemeier is a money expert, speaker, entrepreneurial thought leader, and five-time best-selling author who is on a relentless mission to change the conversation about money and empower people around the world to become millionaires.

The CEO and founder of Live Out Loud, Inc., Loral shares her best advice without hesitation or apology. Loral has created, nurtured, and perfected a 3-5 year strategy to make millions for the “Average Jill and Joe.” The company has served thousands of individuals worldwide and created hundreds of millionaires through wealth building education keynotes, workshops, products, events, programs, and coaching services.