MEET OUR BOARD OF DIRECTORS.
Chairman of the Board
Former California State Senate Majority Leader and Founder of the California Latino Legislative Caucus (1990).
Career advocate for medicinal cannabis in California, and active proponent for Prop 64 legalization.
Currently a strategic advisor to a company focused on cannabis testing.
David E. Argudo
Current elected City Official 7+ years. Consults & develops cannabis policies for local municipalities. Pioneer in developing local tax measures of cannabis in California. 25 year career in cannabis with experience in biopharmaceuticals, cancer research, real estate and mortgage financing.
Member of California Growers Association, Member of Humboldt Interdisciplinary Institute for Marijuana Research (HiiMR).
Investor, entrepreneur, C Suite Executive with 20 plus years of experience building, leading, and advising both public and private corporations through complex restructurings, acquisitions/ divestitures, and capital market transactions
Acted as both CFO and CEO to large public corporations (Ainsworth Lumber 2003-2009, TimberWest 2009-2012).
Christian Scovenna has over eleven years of capital market experience. As Managing Director at a boutique firm, Mr. Scovenna led six portfolio companies within the group, raising capital, business development.
He also spent four years with Frontier Merchant Capital Group as Director & Senior VP of Operations and most recently as Managing Partner with Lions Edge Capital.
Over the years, Mr. Scovenna has been successful in completing numerous M&A activities and capital raises. He currently serves as Director & Sr. VP of Business Development for Enforcer Gold Corp. (VEIN-TSX.V).
Mr. Petrov has founded a number of successful Cannabis companies and most recently served as Executive Vice President at Aurora Cannabis Inc. (TSX: ACB) from prior to its listing onto the CSE until mid 2016.
Daniel is currently the CEO of Aura Cannabis Inc., a Canadian Cannabis company seeking opportunities in the cannabis space.