Kymber Ward is a licensing specialist at Vicente LLP, focusing on cannabis licensing and regulatory matters for California clients. With over ten years of cannabis industry experience as the COO of a female-owned manufacturer in Costa Mesa, CA, she is well-versed in merging the application of cannabis regulations and business practices in a practical manner.
Along with her passion for propelling the industry into the future by streamlining licensing and regulatory processes, Kymber’s knowledge and experience are significant assets to her clients. She obtained the first cannabis manufacturing license in Orange County, CA and received the 21st annual license in California. As a successful cannabis consulting business owner, she assisted in obtaining several licenses throughout the state—ranging across all commercial cannabis functions.
Before joining the cannabis industry, Kymber built a successful career in the fashion industry. She studied international business and fashion management at Lynn University in Boca Raton, Florida. She then returned to Los Angeles, where she graduated summa cum laude from the Fashion Institute of Design & Merchandising.
Kymber is a council member of the Fire Family Foundation, a non-profit organization that provides support and financial assistance to firefighters and their families in times of need.