Cannabis Advisory Commission Sets Up Subcommittees
At its first meeting the Cannabis Advisory Commission set up subcommittees. Tyler Klimas, Executive Director, noted that most of the work will be done in these subcommittees and each one will deal with some aspect of consumption lounges.
Social Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion: To review and make recommendations on matters related to the accessibility for and participation of diverse owners in the cannabis industry.
A’Esha Goins, Chair
Attorney General Aaron D. Ford
Senator Dallas Harris (D – 11th District)
Tina Ulman, Chamber of Cannabis
Public Health: To review and make recommendations on matters related to the labeling, packaging, marketing, and advertising of cannabis and cannabis products, the potency of cannabis and cannabis products.
Dr. Jennifer Pearson, Chair
Dr. Benjamin Chew
Lauren DiPrete, Southern Nevada Health District
Teresa Hayes, Nevada Department of Public and Behavioral Health
Public Safety: To review and make recommendations on matters related to the effects of cannabis on law enforcement, businesses, and consumers.
Assemblyman Steve Yeager (D – 9th District), Chair
Detective Josh Garber, Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department
Assemblyman Tom Roberts (R – 13th District)
Director George Togliatti
Executive Director Melanie Young
Market Stability: To review and make recommendations on matters related to supply and demand and overall market stability for the cannabis industry.
Daniel Stewart, Chair
Layke Martin, Nevada Dispensary Association
Sami Real, Clark County Department of Comprehensive Planning.