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Advisory Board

Advisory Board

 

 

MOCANNTRADE BOARD + COMMITTEES

The Missouri Medical Cannabis Trade Association is comprised of business professionals from a variety of industries, backgrounds and expertise working together to provide a meaningful impact on Missouri’s medical marijuana trade and program implementation. Our board’s experience in other cannabis-legal states, licensing / application / operations as well as navigating Missouri’s business landscape, highlights our role as trusted partner to guide state government, regulators and the medical marijuana industry.

 

   MoCannTrade Sub-Committees

 

Cultivation (CUL)

This committee has nine members reflecting knowledge and expertise pertaining to cultivation approaches, methods, SOPs, GMPs, compliance, challenges and opportunities. This committee is led by the cultivation committee chair and a cultivation focused Government Affairs rep. This committee represents industry, program, regulatory and policy thought, guidance and positions to ensure safe, compliant and successful cultivation operations.

This committee has nine members that include voices and expertise from industry service providers, licensed infused products manufacturers, processors and testing lab facilities. Representing manufacturing and processing approaches, product and food safety compliance, product testing standards and methods, ISOs and testing compliance, this committee works to identify challenges and opportunities for MIPS and testing facilities. This committee is led by a manufacturing/testing lab chair and Government Affairs rep who work to represent industry, program, regulatory and policy guidance with the goal of safe and compliant product processing and testing.

This committee has 11 members including one from each of Missouri’s eight congressional districts. This committee includes knowledge and expertise pertaining to retail operations, safe and secure product access, patient education and advocacy, staff training, SOPs, compliance challenges and opportunities. This committee is led by a chair and Government Affairs rep to ensure industry, program, regulatory, policy and patient safety guidance.

This committee has 11 members and includes thought leaders with knowledge and expertise in product and cash transportation, facility security and technology. This committee is led by a chair and Government Affairs rep who will collaborate with the diverse committee voices and also all of the other industry facing committees as transportation, security and technology topics are relevant and woven between all licensed facilities. This committee works to represent industry, program, regulatory and policy guidance to ensure safe, compliant and successful protection of people, product, and facilities.

This committee works to understand, create, guide and communicate regulatory and policy matters between association members, all four industry facing committees, the board of directors and any relevant state and local government entities. Comprised of five industry and regulatory specialists, this committee’s primary role is to focus on regulatory matters related to Missouri’s MMJ program implementation as well as specific lobbying efforts to ensure fair, compliant and expedient program roll out and legislative representation where appropriate

Comprising 12 members, this committee focuses on successful education of stakeholders in the community, including patients and physicians. From healthcare systems, physicians, providers and patients, this committee researches & defines best practices with stakeholders to ensure a safe, responsible and successful program implementation. Physician and practitioner education are paramount to the success of Missouri’s MMJ program and this committee works to accomplish education and training via outreach and partnership with health systems, physicians and providers along with providing CME credit seminars, thought leadership and speaking engagements.

Board Role Key:

BOD Board of Directors Member

AB Advisory Board Member

STF Association Staff

CST Association Consultant

BC Board Chair

CC Committee Chair

Committees Key:

GOV Government Affairs Committee

HET Healthcare Education + Training

CUL Cultivation Committee

MAN Manufacturing + Testing Lab Committee

DIS Dispensary Committee

TST Transportation, Security + Technology

Michael Allen - AB, TST

Michael Allen

AB, TST
BIO
Dan Ambrosino - AB, DIS

Dan Ambrosino

AB, DIS
BIO
Kim Andrews - AB, DIS

Kim Andrews

AB, DIS
BIO
Dacia Betts - AB, TST

Dacia Betts

AB, TST
BIO
Mike Birkel - AB, CUL

Mike Birkel

AB, CUL
BIO
Tom Bommarito - AB, DIS

Tom Bommarito

AB, DIS
BIO
Natalie Brown - AB, HET

Natalie Brown

AB, HET
BIO
Zack Carpenter - AB, GOV

Zack Carpenter

AB, GOV
BIO
Dr. Stephanie Cernicek, PhD - AB, MAN

Dr. Stephanie Cernicek, PhD

AB, MAN
BIO
Anthony David - AB, MAN

Anthony David

AB, MAN
BIO
Joe Delia - AB, TST

Joe Delia

AB, TST
BIO
Dr Blonie Dudney - AB, CUL

Dr Blonie Dudney

AB, CUL
BIO
Allen Fortner - AB, TST

Allen Fortner

AB, TST
BIO
Ethan Foster - AB, MAN

Ethan Foster

AB, MAN
BIO
Douglas Gilberg - AB, CUL

Douglas Gilberg

AB, CUL
BIO
Paula Givens - AB, MAN

Paula Givens

AB, MAN
BIO
Susan Griffith - AB, CUL

Susan Griffith

AB, CUL
BIO
April Hatch, RN - AB, HET

April Hatch, RN

AB, HET
BIO
Mark Hendren - AB, CUL

Mark Hendren

AB, CUL
BIO
Dr Eboni January - AB, HET

Dr Eboni January

AB, HET
BIO
Dr Allen Kesserling - AB, MAN

Dr Allen Kesserling

AB, MAN
BIO
Dr. Kyle Ostrom MD, FACP - AB, HET

Dr. Kyle Ostrom MD, FACP

AB, HET
BIO
Tiffany Maggard - AB, TST

Tiffany Maggard

AB, TST
BIO
Jennifer McGuire, MSN RN - AB, HET

Jennifer McGuire, MSN RN

AB, HET
BIO
Cindy Northcutt - AB, HET, CC

Cindy Northcutt

AB, HET, CC
BIO
Joe Patterson - AB, TST

Joe Patterson

AB, TST
BIO
Sean Carriger - AB, DIS

Sean Carriger

AB, DIS
BIO
Kevin Riggs - AB, PAC Chair

Kevin Riggs

AB, PAC Chair
BIO
Nick Rinella - AB, CUL

Nick Rinella

AB, CUL
BIO
Todd Scattini - AB, MAN

Todd Scattini

AB, MAN
BIO
Kevin "KC" Schnell - AB, TST

Kevin "KC" Schnell

AB, TST
BIO
Kevin Stallings - AB, DIS

Kevin Stallings

AB, DIS
BIO
Bianca Sullivan - AB, DIS

Bianca Sullivan

AB, DIS
BIO
Tim Sutton - AB, TST

Tim Sutton

AB, TST
BIO
Skyler Thomas - AB, HET

Skyler Thomas

AB, HET
BIO
Darcey Trescone - AB, HET

Darcey Trescone

AB, HET
BIO
Leonard Volner - AB, DIS

Leonard Volner

AB, DIS
BIO
Christopher S. White - AB, GOV

Christopher S. White

AB, GOV
BIO
Dr John Judd - AB, HET

Dr John Judd

AB, HET
BIO
John Wilbers - AB, CUL

John Wilbers

AB, CUL
BIO
Daniel Welsh - AB, GOV

Daniel Welsh

AB, GOV
BIO
Mike Pearcy - AB, MAN

Mike Pearcy

AB, MAN
BIO
Zelletta Wyatt - AB, MAN

Zelletta Wyatt

AB, MAN
BIO