Panelists

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Dara Servis

New Jersey Cannabis Industry Association
Co-Founder and Executive Director

Dara Servis is the Co-Founder and Executive Director of the New Jersey Cannabis Industry Association, a nonprofit trade association dedicated to advancing the legalization and promoting the cannabis industry. Prior to launching the NJCIA, Dara has been the Marketing Director of one of the top-lobbying firms in New Jersey, CLB Partners. Dara has experience in guiding clients through New Jersey’s political landscape and navigating the legislature.

Dara entered the cannabis industry to battle the negative stigma. Her mission is to help promote responsible policy using her common sense practices and compassionate understanding. Dara is passionate and dedicated to advocating for a safe and sustainable market while promoting education.

In addition, Dara uses her past experience in marketing, paralegal work and knowledge of the industry to support the legalization efforts in developing educational symposiums, panels and community outreach campaigns. These crusades not only introduce the residents of New Jersey to the legalization movement but also help to educate the legislature, inform the public and patients on new laws, products and developments in the industry.