Speaker Bios


Speaker Bios

Steven Brown, CEO, Nothing But Hemp

Ed Culhane. Attorney, Culhane Law Firm

Joshua Decatur, CEO, Trace

John Dugas, Founder, Superior Extractions

Leili Fatehi, Partner + Principal, Blunt Strategies

Paul Frank, Founder, Hemp Solutions of Minnesota

Alex Gerard, Owner, Budding Acres

Elliot Ginsburg, Attorney, Chronic Lawyers

Laura Monn Ginsburg, Partner + Principal, Blunt Strategies

Riley Gordon, Engineer, Agricultural Utilization Research Institute

Nick Hartmann, Senior Vice President, Christensen Group

Sara Kietzer, Founder and Owner, Journey Organics

Charles Levine, Founder, Hemp Acres, LLC

Winona LaDuke, Winona's Hemp and Heritage Farm

Brian Marquart, Statewide Gang and Drug Coordinator, Minnesota Department of Public Safety

Josh Maslowski, Owner, Stigma Hemp Company

Todd Mathewson, Regional Sale Representative, Just BioFiber Solutions

Tom Michaels, Professor, Department of Horticultural Science, University of Minnesota

Kia Mikesh, CEO/Owner, Adams Independent Testing

Ben Miller, Senior Director of Regulatory and Scientific Affairs, The Acheson Group

Bob Morse, Vice President, Community Business Banking, MidCountry Bank

Tom Norby, Attorney, Brownson Norby, PLLC

Bryan Parr, Agronomist, Legacy Hemp, LLC

Whitney Place, Assistant Commissioner, Minnesota Department of Agriculture

Rick Price, Account Executive, extraktLAB, a United Science Company

Joe Radinovich, Executive Director, Minnesota Hemp Association

Zach Robins, Attorney, Messerli Kramer

Dan Schiller, General Manager, Cool Clean Labs

Harold Stanislawski, Project Development Director, Agricultural Utilization Research Institute

John Strohfus, Founder and CEO, Minnesota Hemp Farms

Jason Tarasek, Attorney, Minnesota Cannabis Law

Brandon Van Asten, Certified Public Accountant, Bridge West LLC

Jonathan Wenger, Research Associate, Plant & Microbial Biology Department, University of Minnesota

Margaret Wiatrowski, Industrial Hemp Program Coordinator, Minnesota Department of Agriculture

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