Olivia joined MPP in June 2017. As legislative coordinator, Olivia leads MPP’s lobbying efforts to legalize marijuana in Maryland and takes a lead in organizing the Maryland Cannabis Policy Coalition — a group of organizations with the shared mission of ending marijuana prohibition in Maryland. She also monitors legislation and advocates for marijuana policy reform in the District of Columbia, Delaware, Hawaii, Florida, Kansas, New York, Virginia, and Wyoming. Olivia is passionate about criminal justice reform and holds a Master of Arts in Criminology from The George Washington University. She is a proud West Virginia native and currently lives in Washington, D.C.
Beginning Year: 2017