On the recommendation of the nominating committee the following 13 individuals were elected to the Board of Directors
Andrew Colehower, Organic Brand Mgmt Brenda Chadwick, Wick Family Farms
Christopher Carr, The Cannabis Connection Eric McCall, Blue Belly Farms
Eric Shedlarski, The Grow Biz Jon Kolodinski, Crem de Canna
Jozee Roberto, Naturally Mystic Kelly Moriarity, Old House Farms, Medicine Road
Khalil Moutawakkil, Kind PeoplesMelanie Boyd, Omni Melissa McDill, Plaid Cannabiz Marketing
Paula Walter, Kind Medicine Robert Zaremba, The Healing Cabinet, Pharmers Group
At their first meeting in January the Board of Directors adopted a budget and fee structure for 2018. A non-voting membership class was also created.
Voting membership fees are based on projected cannabis related revenues were established in the following amounts:
- $1,200 for businesses under $500,000 projected cannabis related revenue ,
- $2,400 for businesses between $500,000 and $1,000,000
- $3,600 for businesses over $1,000,000
- (Quarterly payments require a $100 ($25 x 4) administrative fee.)
A non-voting, Supporting Membership category was created for ancillary and non licensed businesses. Pay $500 to continue to receive this monthly newsletter, have your business included on our website member directory and receive other benefits of membership.
We will continue to advocate for small and large operators alike. We believe preserving and protecting the Santa Cruz cannabis heritage, maintaining the highest quality standards and fostering a collaborative approach toward increasing our collective share of the statewide market is critical for the future of the local cannabis trade. Your participation is vital and appreciated.