Hope Jones

Founder & CEO, Emergent Cannabis Sciences

Hope founded Phoenix-based Emergent Cannabis Sciences to spur scientific advances in the marijuana space through research, development and consultation. Her commitment to the science of cannabis doesn’t stop there, as she also serves as chief scientific officer at C4 Laboratories in Mesa, Arizona. Before stepping into her current roles, Hope was a staff scientist for NASA’s Life Sciences and Biosystems Engineering Program and director of science and micropropagation for an Arizona-based marijuana cultivator and product manufacturer.