January 14, 2022

Deirdra O’Gorman has 26 years of experience as a senior financial services executive.  Before starting her respective businesses, she served as a CEO of a de novo financial institution.  With her extensive banking experience, Ms. O’Gorman founded a consulting firm, where she works with financial institutions across the country. In 2018, Deirdra and her business partners founded Empyreal Logistics, a logistics company that provides transit, cash processing and hardware solutions for financial institutions and businesses.  Deirdra was named one of 20 “People to Watch” in the cannabis financial services industry and has been featured in articles by the New York Times, the Wall Street Journal, CNN and more. She is considered one of the foremost experts on banking compliance for cannabis and hemp businesses.  

Deirdra is the CEO of Empyreal Logistics, a fintech and armored car company which is suing the San Bernardino County Sheriff and federal law enforcement over illegal and unconstitutional seizures and forfeitures.