Brian Houck is a promising young journalist who studied at Florida Gulf Coast University. He grew up all around South Florida, from Palm Beach to Tampa, then finally moved down to Fort Myers for college. Brian has an insatiable thirst for knowledge and continues his education by learning about people and their stories. He worked briefly at Naples Daily News and also contributed post-Hurricane Irma coverage for National Geographic. Brian has worked diligently to educate himself on the medical uses of cannabis and sees it as a potential key to slow down the opioid epidemic that is plaguing the United States. From seeing the benefits of cannabis in his surrounding life, he wants to further educate himself and those around him.