EARLE H. LAWRENCE, III
Earle Lawrence is the Director of Marketing and Business Development for the IlMGA, a cannabis entrepreneur, and marketing consultant who has been working in the marketing and cannabis fields for the past 8+ years. As a former teacher in New York City, he is passionate about education and the pursuit of knowledge and looks forward to the opportunity to help others gain awareness.
He obtained his BS in Marketing from North Carolina A&T State University and acquired the title of Professional Interpener (cannabis sommelier) and Certified Cannabis Consultant from The Trichome Institute. Currently, he works with farms outside of Portland and in Medford, Oregon as a consultant, assisting with marketing, business development and helping their products to navigate the supply chain from farm to tables around the country. As a property owner in Chicago, he is currently redeveloping the storefront his late grandfather once owned in an effort to help rebuild a once thriving neighborhood.