Jeffrey M. Zucker

Episode 9: Moe Brown on perseverance, listening, and going from athlete to congressional nominee

In episode 9, Moe and Jeffrey discuss why listening is so important, his football career, working for the SC Department of Commerce, running for Congress, his new consulting firm, and much more… Learn more: Process First website; Moe’s: Instagram, Twitter, LinkedIn PFC is a strategic business development, brand & culture enhancement, public relations & communications…

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Episode 8: Mara Gordon on treating seriously ill patients with cannabis around the world and on Netflix

In episode 8, Mara and Jeffrey discuss cannabis treatment protocols and education, global patient access, and much more… Links: Aunt Zelda’s, Zelira Therapeutics, Society of Cannabis Clinicians, Weed the People on Netflix, Mary Janes: The Women of Weed Learn more: Mara Gordon is the co-founder of Aunt Zelda’s™, Octopi Wellness, and Zelda Therapeutics (now Zelira…

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Episode 7: Evan Nison on the path from activism to entrepreneurship and how they intertwine

In episode 7, Evan and Jeffrey discuss how activism can lead to entrepreneurship, changing drug laws, and life… Learn more: NisonCo website, Instagram, LinkedIn; Evan Instagram; National Organization for the Reform of Marijuana Laws (NORML); Students for Sensible Drug Policy (SSDP); Marijuana Policy Project (MPP); Death with Dignity; Camp Friendship Evan Nison has helped reform…

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Episode 6: Reilly Pharo Carter on life, education, and the state of the world…

In this episode, Jeffrey and Reilly discuss life, education, and the state of the world…a little more background noise than preferred in this one, as it was the first in-person recording of PatA, and our children are playing in the room above us, but it’s a great listen nonetheless… Links: You can reach Reilly via…

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Episode 5: Kim Napoli on becoming an activist and leader in MA cannabis

In episode 5, Kim and Jeffrey discuss Kim’s journey to becoming an activist attorney, seeing her future husband speak years before meeting, Massachusetts cannabis, and much more… LINKS: Kim’s Instagram, Vicente Sederberg Law Firm, Trella (winner of BU Competition 3), 5th Annual BU Competition event registration: November 10, Kim Napoli is the director of diversity,…

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Episode 4: Christina Dent on changing minds on drug policy in the deep South

In episode 4, Christina and Jeffrey talk about why her feelings changed on drugs and addiction, changing minds on drug policy in the deep South, growing up there, and more… Learn more: EndItForGood website, Instagram, Facebook, Twitter, Conference: SHIFT from Drug War to Drug Health; Christina Instagram, Christina Twitter, Christina Tedx Talk; Chasing the Scream…

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Episode 3: Andy Lipman on battling cystic fibrosis and empowering other CF warriors

In episode 3, Andy and Jeffrey dug into Andy’s fight to conquer Cystic Fibrosis, books he’s written, love of sports, running with the Olympic torch, and more… Follow Andy and The CF Warrior Project on Twitter: @CFWarriorProj; Instagram: @CFWarriorProject;TikTok: @cf_warrior_project ; and Facebook: Andy-Lipman. Check out Andy’s website at cfwarriorproject.org. Andy Lipman has cystic fibrosis,…

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Episode 2: Karen O’Keefe on ending the drug war

In this episode, Karen and Jeffrey discuss ending the drug war, education, human rights, and Bike advocacy… As the director of state policies at the Marijuana Policy Project (MPP), Karen manages grassroots and direct lobbying efforts in state legislatures for the nation’s leading marijuana policy organization. Working closely with local allies and lawmakers, her team…

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Episode 1: Alex Hodara on investing in students

Alex Hodara is the Founder of Rocket Club, “The S.T.E.A.M. and Entrepreneurship Certificate Program for Innovators Ages 7-14.” Rocket Club has been an incredible addition to the lives of its students, staff, and others. Alex began his career founding Hodara Real Estate Group, an investment and development company started as a brokerage in 2008, when…

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Preview: Alex Hodara on investing in education

Preview of episode 1 in which Jeffrey and Alex have an engaging discussion covering entrepreneurship, education innovation and Alex’s program Rocket Club, and why it’s important to build confidence at a young age.

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