Trailblazin’ with Tara Misu | Cannabis Industry Interviews

7. Leo Bridgewater - Cannabis Activist of the Year, Veteran, Minorities for Medical Marijuana Leader

June 2, 2020

Leo Bridgewater is an activist and businessman with a national industry presence. Before his time on the frontlines of the cannabis debate, Leo was in the military as a response to 9/11 and had multiple deployments to Iraq and Afghanistan. After coming back he began using cannabis to treat PTSD and speaking with other veterans. He was a central voice to get the condition added to NJ’s medical marijauna program.

He is on the board for Minorities 4 Medical Marijuana (M4MM) as the National Director for Veteran’s Outreach. He is also on the board of the Cannabis World Congress and Business Expo. Finally, this year in Vegas at the International Cannabis Business Awards Leo was named activist of the year. He recently has had a strain named after him, Bridge 420.


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