Paul Stanford

The Hemp & Cannabis Foundation President Paul Stanford

About Paul Stanford

Committed to global cannabis freedom, Paul Stanford has directed the Campaign for the Restoration & Regulation of Hemp for the past two decades. The 501(c)(4) political committee has as its dual mission bringing industrial hemp back to the fore as an economic force and ending the prohibition on adult marijuana consumption. Paul Stanford also guides The Hemp & Cannabis Foundation (THCF) and the affiliated THCF Medical Clinics / Presto Quality Care. Serving an expanding patient base, his clinics help adults in 10 states receive medical marijuana.

Mr. Stanford maintains a full speaking schedule and is a regular presenter at Expogrow, a three-day trade show and cultural event which will be held in Donostia/San Sebastian, Spain, in 2014. He was also a speaker at the recent Seattle Hempfest, which is the largest yearly pro-hemp event worldwide. Focused on cultivation as well as marijuana law reform, Paul Stanford operates the THCF Medicinal Gardens in Oregon. He gives away medicine, which has earned numerous awards, at no cost. Finally, he publishes the online and traditional print publication Hemp News and produces the live TV show Cannabis Common Sense.