Founder/Chief Executive Officer
Lisa is an Australian trained clinical pharmacist, Founder and CEO of Astrid Dispensary. She has extensive experience in the medicinal cannabis industry, having previously worked with global cannabis company Canopy Growth Corporation (APAC) and Australian medicinal cannabis company, Medlab Clinical Pty Ltd.
She is looking to make a mark in this industry by establishing Australia’s first female-led dispensary specialising in plant-based medicine.
Head of Patient Advocacy & Engagement
Bee is the former Patient Advocacy & Stakeholder Manager for Canopy Growth (APAC) and was the inaugural CEO of ScriptWise, a non-profit patient advocacy organisation dedicated to prevent the harms associated with prescription medication overdose and addiction.
It is safe to say that Bee is passionate about driving better patient accessibility not only within the medicinal cannabis industry, but to achieve better health outcomes too.
Resident Nurse/Dispensary Technician
After graduating from a Bachelor of Nursing in 2018, Judy discovered very early on that going against the status quo has, though often daunting, led her to exciting new ventures. Judy loves meeting people from all walks of life and has great compassion towards patients.
Taniya is Astrid’s resident Managing Pharmacist — joining Astrid with years of experience in clinical, retail pharmacy and fertility medicine. Taniya’s exceptional experience in pharmacy management, dispensary operations and pharmaceutical compliance stems from her extensive background in both operations and people management at Slade Pharmacy, Epworth Hospital. At Epworth, Taniya oversaw the rollout of numerous IVF clinics. Thriving on efficiency and automation, Taniya saw new ways to work collaboratively with these partner clinics and their respective healthcare professionals. Taniya is kind, generous and reliable, and has been dubbed Astrid’s Operations Queen!”