Sean T. McAllister is an attorney specializing in the intersection of regulatory and corporate law, and also is an experienced commercial litigator. He has been a leader in the emerging industries of cannabis, hemp, and psychedelic medicines. Sean is licensed to practice law in Colorado and California.
Liana Sananda Gillooly is a lifelong advocate for social justice, drug policy reform, ending war, and environmental protection. Before joining MAPS, she worked as Outreach & Partnerships Manager for a prominent cannabis investment and market research firm, The Arcview Group. It was through her experience witnessing the exponential growth of the cannabis industry that she […]
Jeff Zuber is a founder of Zuber Lawler. He focuses on high-stakes intellectual property, and regulatory and commercial litigation. He does this work for Fortune companies and funds, as well as leading cannabis companies. He is increasingly focused on representations relating to the emerging psychedelics industry. He’s had extreme success representing clients in hotly contested […]
Ethan Nadelmann is host of the weekly podcast, PSYCHOACTIVE, as well as founder and former executive director of the Drug Policy Alliance (DPA), the nation’s leading drug policy reform organization. Described by Rolling Stone as “the point man” for drug policy reform efforts and “the real drug czar,” Ethan is widely regarded as the outstanding […]
Scarlet Masius is Head of Community at Tactogen. Their desire to create systemic change for global healing has lead them to be a network builder and activist in the psychedelic community for many years. Scarlet is also a board member at North Star Project. They have a passion for creative initiatives to nurture the growing […]
A pioneer in the cannabis and psychedelics industry, Ronan Levy has inspired millions of people to find healing and inspiration through elevated states of consciousness. His work and entrepreneurial endeavors have been featured in The New York Times, CNBC, Nature, Bloomberg, Forbes, Fast Company, The Economist, Report on Business, Robb Report and more. He presently […]
Simeon Schnapper is the founding Partner of JLS, a plant medicine fund. His introduction to psychedelics came 30+ years ago in Chicago where he studied with Dr. Robert E.L. Masters and Jean Huston Ph.D. who authored the seminal book The Varieties of Psychedelic Experience: The Classic Guide to the Effects of LSD on the Human […]
Named one of Fortune magazine’s 7 Most Powerful People in America’s Marijuana Industry, Ricardo Baca is a 25-year veteran journalist, Clio Awards juror, keynote speaker, two-time TEDx veteran, Marketer of the Year and drug policy futurist. He served as The Denver Post’s first-ever marijuana editor and founded news vertical The Cannabist, where he extensively covered […]
Jackie von Salm
JACQUELINE VON SALM, PHD is the Co-Founder and Chief Scientific Officer of Psilera, Inc. Dr. von Salm has spent her career focused on innovative drug discovery and development, especially as it pertains to neglected diseases and mental health. She has travelled the world in search for new medicines from Antarctica to the Caribbean and is […]
Bethany Gomez is the Managing Director and Co-Founder of Brightfield Group, a consumer insights & analytics company focused on emerging opportunities, including cannabis, CBD, psychedelics and more.