43-year-old, Jennifer G., from Dorchester, Ma (originally born in Mississauga, Ontario) is a cannabis advocate and game changer who seeks to use her extensive background in the biotechnology and pharmaceutical industry to empower the evolving regulations within the cannabis industry. Here is her cannabis story:
In 2010, I was diagnosed with relapsing-remitting multiple sclerosis (RRMS). At the time, I was a newlywed, a mom to a newborn, five and fifteen-year-old. Once diagnosed, I was committed to not allowing MS to control life. I was an active mom and professional who never wanted to let anyone down or show any type of weakness or vulnerability.
MS changed all of that.
At first, my relapses were mainly around my mobility. It seemed to progress overnight. I went from being able to work two jobs, cooking dinner almost every night, and being an active, involved mom to walking with a cane