Emily Gelber oversees all public relations and internal and external communications.
Emily brings experience to Cannabiz Consumer Group in coalition building, community outreach, advocacy, program management and policy analysis working with the nonprofit, government, and healthcare sectors. She has extensive knowledge on health insurance and public benefit programs.
Emily launched her career in health care social work, and has expertise in working with patients struggling with negative health outcomes associated with substance abuse. She also conducted research at the Center for Tobacco Research & Intervention. She earned an MSW degree with a health care specialization from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign where she served on the Social Work Association Executive Board. She also holds a BS in Sociology and Social Welfare from the University of Wisconsin-Madison.