La Wanda brings to the Cannabis Industry 10 years of business consulting experience. As a corporate liaison she helped San Francisco Bay Area 7-11 franchisees to boost their bottom line. As a change agent for Diageo Wine & spirits she was able to turn around a local winery taking them from loss to profits in 90 days. Now, La Wanda helps entrepreneurs legitimize their cannabis business and obtain local and state licenses with business planning and fractional executive services. A firm believer in supporting entrepreneur empowerment, La Wanda hosts cannabis business workshops and recently co-authored a how-to book for cannabis start ups with her husband Zachary, an Oakland lawyer who sits on the local cannabis regulatory board.