Joe Gilmore, is a lifelong inner-city resident of Boston, Massachusetts. As co-founder and Director of Community Outreach for the Massachusetts Recreational Consumer Council, he works to mobilize and engage community members who are interested in advocating for a safe and inclusive marijuana industry. Prior to dedicating his full-time commitment to MRCC, Joe has 18 months of experience working as a Patient Care Advocate at Garden Remedies, and RMD located in Newton, MA. Joe is also the Founder and President of Students for Sensible Drug Policy at UMass Boston. He mobilizes students to create educational events that facilitate conversations regarding compliance, safe and responsible marijuana consumption, and solutions to repair communities most harmed by marijuana prohibition.