Role: CAC Taunton Flower Manager
Hometown: Providence, RI
Years in Cannabis: 10 years
Interesting fact: I have a 42 inch vertical leap and was able to dunk at 13 years old.
What is your cannabis origin story?
I became a part of this industry as a patient first and have been involved ever since. I do this out of the pure love of helping and educating people on how to use cannabis to better their lives.
What did you do before this and how did it prepare you for your role today?
I've been consulting on medical cannabis facilities for 8 years including my personal facility dedicated to caring for terminally ill patients. I was also apart of a Rhode Island, patient-based medical cannabis publication for 5 years. These experiences have allowed me to understand how best to help my team and in turn help patients.
What is your favorite edible?
I’m a fan of edibles, candy and baked.
Favorite delivery method?
I prefer vaping cartridges for its convenience and lack of lingering smells, however, I still enjoy nicely grown and cured flower rolled in paper.
What is the most interesting thing you’ve learned about cannabis recently?
I’ve learned that there is still an array of cannabinoids that we have yet to discover their medical benefits.
What do you do for fun?
I enjoy spending time with my family, playing basketball, and capturing photos and videos with my drone camera.
Where do you go to learn more about cannabis?
Over the years, I’ve developed a great network of industry friends but initially, I used forum boards and research studies.
What is the coolest new cannabis-related gadget you’ve seen recently?
I’m loving all the new extraction methods and equipment coming out. LED lighting is growing popularity.
What’s your favorite CAC product right now?
Sour Raspberry Chews
What do you like most about working at CAC?
The culture created by my co-workers makes “working” at CAC a dream come true.
What is the most rewarding part of working for CAC?
Knowing we are apart of a new industry that will help people and educate the world, makes working at CAC truly rewarding.