Laura Yard, MD

Dr. Yard has dedicated her practice of medicine to provide compassionate and optimal care. She adamantly supports the use of medical cannabis to provide quality of life given her extensive experience in interventional pain management and hospice medicine. She obtained her medical degree from University of Texas Southwestern Medical School in 1991 and completed her residency in anesthesiology and pain management at Thomas Jefferson University Hospital in 1995. She is a diplomate of the American Academy of Pain Management, American Academy of Hospice and Palliative Medicine and the American Board of Addiction Medicine.

Brad Weinstock Cannabis Theory's
Brad Weinstock

Mr. Weinstock has been passionate about cannabis and it’s beneficial impact on the human body for over 30 years. He has spent the last 15 years solely in the cannabis industry. Starting as a patient caregiver and educating patients on how to use medical cannabis to get the best results; and becoming a master grower and graduate of Oaksterdam University in Oakland. He managed a 2,400 patient co-op in Northern California. He has consulted on many cultivation operations, both outdoor and indoor, in five MMJ states. He also consulted for start-up MMJ companies on licensing applications, dispensary, and large indoor grow operations. He is part owner of Green Hills Patient Canter in Arizona. He also created the first Take n Bake edible cookie line in California. Now, Mr. Weinstock is our Patient Consultant Director, and is a lead educator in the cannabis industry, using his experience and practical knowledge of the different forms of cannabis to positively impact the lives of Florida MMJ patients.

Kristina Gould

Kristina is one of our consultants, and customer service personnel. She has an extensive background in Animal Medicine as a Veterinary Technician, and has always had a passion for helping those in need. Kristina grew up with relatives in the industry, and has always been a cannabis advocate. In 2017 she was diagnosed with an Autoimmune disease and after trying treatment with pharmaceuticals, she turned to medical cannabis and is currently a MMJ Patient. Being able to manage symptoms through holistic treatment and experiencing an improved quality of life has only solidified her advocacy for this miracle plant.

Snook the Yorkie

Snook is a three-year-old Yorkshire terrier, he is our Cannabis Theory’s mascot, and official greeter. Snook is a registered ESA support companion and therapy dog who loves meeting new people and putting a smile on everyone’s face. He is an advocate for CBD use in pets after using products for knee surgery recovery.