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Job Title: Chief Medical Officer Company: Mile High Labs BIOGRAPHY: Chief Medical Officer – Mile High Labs Principal and Founder of The Institute for Women’s Health and Body Adjunct Professor –  Charles E. Schmidt College of Medicine at Florida Atlantic University Board Certified OBGYN

JOB TITLE: US Hemp and Cannabis Leader COMPANY: Ernst & Young LLP (EY) WEBSITE: www.ey.com/en_us LINkKEDIN: https://www.linkedin.com/in/sarah-dalton-ey/ BIOGRAPHY: Sarah Dalton is a CPA and leader in the EY U.S. Hemp and Cannabis Market group and works closely with the Firm’s Global Agriculture and Consumer Products Leaders, Risk Management and the General Counsel’s Office. She is a hemp and cannabis

JOB TITLE: Professor COMPANY: William Paterson University/NIDA-NIH LINkKEDIN: https://www.linkedin.com/in/emmanuel-onaivi-216a7719b/ BIOGRAPHY: Dr. Emmanuel S. Onaivi (B. Pharm, MSc, PhD) is Professor in the Department of Biology at William Paterson University (WPU) in New Jersey, a Fulbright scholar and a Guest Scientist at the National Institute on Drug Abuse a part of NIH in Baltimore, MD. His research interests include

JOB TITLE: President COMPANY: CAN! Research, Education & Consulting / Xebra Brands Ltd. WEBSITE: http://www.canresearch.net/ LINkKEDIN: https://www.linkedin.com/in/todd-dalotto-0070aa2b/ BIOGRAPHY: Todd is a horticultural scientist, public policy consultant, and business leader specializing in cannabis. He founded the United States’ first hemp food business Hungry Bear Hemp Foods, authored the world’s first hemp cookbook The Hemp Cookbook: From Seed to Shining Seed,

JOB TITLE: Managing Partner COMPANY: MBM Advantage, LLC BIOGRAPHY: Mark Peysakhovich is the Managing Partner of MBM Advantage LLC, a firm that provides legislative and public affairs consulting as well as community outreach, alliance building and networking services. Mark has over 25 years of public affairs, community engagement and management experience, having previously served in leadership positions

JOB TITLE: Pharmacist COMPANY: Peace Lily Website: drpeacelily.com LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/najifa-choudhury-42115b69/ BIOGRAPHY: I’m an ambulatory care pharmacist in a geriatric clinic and I’m also the founder of Peace Lily CBD. Dr. Peace Lily empowers the consumer to holistically supplement their lifestyle in a pure, natural way by providing high-quality CBD based products applicable to all of life’s experiences.

JOB TITLE: CEO COMPANY: Safe Haven Health LLC Website: safehavenhealthcare.org LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/linda-kay-fisher-a03b96110/detail/photo/ BIOGRAPHY: I am a GF, Vegan Specialty Chef and have been making edibles and products for over 9 years. I have designed and implemented a CBD High Tea Brands; caffeine and healthy sugar free; with a variety of infused teas from Healthy Energy, Sleep-ease Tea, CBD Poo

JOB TITLE: Guest COMPANY: Healthy Hemp Website: healthyhemp.com LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/amandawitters/ BIOGRAPHY: Amanda Witters, the founder of Healthy Hemp Solutions, is a trailblazer within the CBD community. Initially, she started her career in the education field. Since then, Amanda has taken the opportunity to use Healthy Hemp to inform consumers on how to optimize their health through the beneficial properties

JOB TITLE: Founder COMPANY: Black Dragon Breakfast Club Website: blackdragonbreakfast LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/tsehaitu-abye-33999582/ BIOGRAPHY: Tsehaitu “say-hi-tu” Abye is a one-woman powerhouse who has made a career in helping people discover cannabis is medicine. Her aim when she started several years ago was to create “collective communities” that elevate the perception of cannabis to support those seeking resources and opportunities in

JOB TITLE: Founder & CSO COMPANY: Cascadia Labs Website: https://www.cascadia-labs.com/ LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/jeremy-l-sackett/ BIOGRAPHY: Jeremy has leveraged a diverse skill set, developed in the pharmaceutical industry, to lead Cascadia Labs’ growth. Cascadia Labs provides analytical testing and research services. As a member of multiple committees, Jeremy advises on: supply chain traceability, sampling design, formulations, quality control, analytical testing, and packaging/labeling.