OUR

Team

“Diversity among a group or team trying to solve problems is more important than any individual excellence within that team.” — Stephen Frost, Inclusive Talent Management


Our people represent a diversity of genders, ages, cultures, abilities and backgrounds. As an organization, we are stronger because of this diversity.

“Diversity among a group or team … is more important that any individual excellence within that team.” — Stephen Frost



“Strength lies in differences, not in similarities.”
— Stephen R. Covey

“Alone we can do so little; together we can do so much.” — Helen Keller


DR. IFE ABIOLA, B.Sc, MD
Medical Director
Dr. Ife Abiola attended the University of Lethbridge, where he focused on Ecology in the laboratory of Dr. Bill Cade with a focus on plant life and their interaction across organisms and their environment.

Abiola transitioned into medicine, completing his basic science, topical medicine and infectious disease observerships at the Spartan Health University School of Medicine and clinical rotations at Norwegian American Hospital in Chicago, IL. Part of Abiola’s studies while in Chicago was assisting patients in opioid recovery and understood cannabis as a treatment modality for pain. Abiola recognized that the cannabis industry lacked a fundamental understanding of cannabis in areas including safety, science, and objective based application.

Dr. Abiola joined the 420 Clinic in 2016, and has become a recognized authority in the scientific and medical applications
of cannabis.


GARRETT POPADYNETZ, CPA, CA
Chief Financial Officer
Garrett Popadynetz began his career in the audit and assurance group of PricewaterhouseCoopers, and earned his Chartered Accountant designation. He later moved to be a partner at Arthur O. Solheim LLP and then established his own registered accounting firm. He has been in public practice for the past 12 years, advising private companies on finance, accounting, operation, tax planning and corporate restructuring.

In 2015, Garrett started working in the cannabis industry as a consultant for 420 Clinic. After assisting the company with corporate restructuring and building financial and business
processes, he joined the company in an official capacity in 2017 as the Chief Financial Officer.

AMBER CRAIG
Vice President of Marketing

Amber Craig started working with 420 Clinic in 2013, as a marketing consultant, helping build the brand and execute marketing strategies. In September 2017, Craig joined the company full-time as the Vice President of Marketing and has been a vital resource in being a leader throughout social
media, SEO and direct engagement with media outlets in order to create communications with engagement versus communication through solely advertising.

Craig has over 15 years of experience in the media and journalism industry, with an extensive editorial portfolio spanning two decades. Craig was an early adopter of social media in business and previous to 420, started her own marketing company through understanding the shift in business engagement and the development of new and distributive social channels and social approach to communication.

She is also the Co-Founder of an Alberta-based non-profit.