Jill Reddish is the co-founder of Project Evolve and the Global Cannabis Network Collective (GCNC), an elite network for business professionals building and transforming the international cannabis trade. A writer and award-winning communications strategist, her career spans communications in higher education and research-focused non-profits, as well as B2B content marketing for the global cannabis industry. She worked with Marijuana Business Daily on MJBizCon, the world’s largest B2B cannabis trade show, and helped launch their partnership program, two podcasts, and an innovative multimedia site. In addition to her corporate strategy work, Jill focuses on mentorship and community management to empower current and aspiring leaders. She co-launched a digital story-telling platform focused on women’s social issues and has worked with a variety of print and digital news organizations. She currently serves as an advisory board member for the digital marketing association Together Digital. Jill holds a bachelor’s in music and history from Trinity University in San Antonio, Texas, and a Master of Communication from the Communication Leadership program at the University of Washington.