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Brian Coutts

Business Development Manager

“Food & Pharma”
A & L Canada Laboratories

Karina Lahnakoski

Partner - CCI Deloitte

Karina is a Partner in Deloitte’s Risk Advisory Practice and oversees CCI Deloitte’s regulatory and compliance operations.

Chris Budd

Chris began his QA career working as an internal quality systems consultant for Magna International.

April Bourdreau

April Boudreau is a Client Relationship Manager with Research and Productivity Council (RPC) of New Brunswick in Fredericton, New Brunswick.

Dr. Brigitte Simons

Dr. Brigitte Simons is a quality professional in support of leading-edge cannabis product development,
laboratory services, and data management tools for the development of safe cannabis accessed globally.

Sunday Olatunde

Certified quality assurance personnel with over 18 years of experience working in highly regulated
manufacturing environments adhering to regulatory bodies such as Health Canada, FDA and CFIA.

Kori Ainsworth

Kori Ainsworth is Director of Quality at 48North, a vertically integrated cannabis company focused on the health and wellness market through cultivation and extraction, as well as the creation of innovative, authentic brands for next-generation cannabis products.

David Brown

David Brown has been working in and reporting on the Canadian cannabis industry since 2012.


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Our members are setting the standards in Canadian Cannabis and leading the way for the future.


The Association will strive to protect the public interest by engaging its members in the cannabis industry to arrive at sound practises that strengthen the industry and ensure safe and effective cannabis management throughout all of Canada, and globally, as the industry matures. The Association will also endeavour to provide members with access to valuable knowledge, networks and resources that will assist members in improving and advancing their careers. SH



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