Mara Gordon specializes in the development of cannabis extract treatment protocols for seriously ill patients in California. She is the co-founder of Aunt Zelda’s, Calla Spring Wellness, and Zelda Therapeutics.
Prior to Aunt Zelda’s, Mara worked as a process engineer, helping Fortune 500 companies create intelligent software by utilizing the Rational Unified Process. This experience has enabled her to take a detailed and scientific approach to medical cannabis.
Recognizing a need for patient focused software, Gordon created CDRMed,an EMR specially developed for the healthcare community. With CDRMed, physicians and medical health professionals are able to make treatment recommendations based on the latest and highest-quality data.
Gordon sits on the boards of Zelda Therapeutics, #illegallyhealed, Daya Foundation, International Cannabis Standards Board (ICSB), Hmbldt, and New Frontier. She has presented at multiple CME-accredited medical conferences, including Patients Out of Time 2014, and led a 3.5 hour course along with Drs Cristina Sanchez, Manuel Guzman, and Joe D. Goldstrich most recently at POT 2016. Gordon has spoken at medical cannabis conferences in Australia, Costa Rica, Chile, the Czech Republic, Israel, as well as other events throughout the USA and worldwide. This includes CannMed held at Harvard Medical School in April 2016, and Medical Marijuana for Professionals 2014. Her work is featured in the upcoming documentaries, “Weed the People”, “Women of Weed”, and in Joe Dolce’s book, “Brave New Weed”.
Founder, Chief Process Engineer