CANMD is comprised of a diverse group of medical cannabis growers and processers in Maryland. Founding Members are growers and processors selected for preliminary approval to cultivate and process medical cannabis by the Natalie M. LaPrade Maryland Medical Cannabis Commission.

CANMD advocates for laws, regulations and public policies that prioritize patient access and foster an accountable, consistent and innovative medical cannabis industry in Maryland.

About Us

Our Mission

The Maryland Wholesale Medical Cannabis Association (CANMD) promotes the responsible advancement of the medical cannabis industry in Maryland by fostering a favorable social, economic and legal climate. The catalysts for our work are improved public health, patient advocacy and the advancement of science.

Providing a unified voice for medical cannabis growers and processors in Maryland, we support efforts to create transparency, accountability, and consistency in the state’s medical cannabis industry and strive to educate and act as a resource to lawmakers, medical providers and patients.

Our Members

Association Members include 21 of 23 companies selected for preliminary license approval, representing 13 of 15 grower pre-awardees and 15 of 15 processor pre-awardees (seven companies received preliminary approval for both grower and processor licenses).

Board of Directors

Jake Van Wingerden, Board Chair
SunMed Growers

Reggie Alston, Treasurer
Seven Points Agro-Therapeutics

Mackie Barch, Secretary
Doctor’s Orders Maryland

Susan Zimmerman, At-Large
Kind Therapeutics

Michael Bronfein, At-Large
Curio Wellness

Haris Siddiqui, At-Large
HMS Health

Bill Brothers
AFS Maryland

Matt Blair
Blair Wellness

Mike Cardozo
Chesapeake Alternatives

Ayana Lugo
Curio Wellness

Jeff Black
Doctor’s Orders Maryland

Jim Manchisi
FGM Processing

Gail Rand
ForwardGro

Cary Millstein
Freestate Wellness

Andy Cohen
Grassroots Cannabis

Mitch Kahn
Grassroots Cannabis

Frank Boston
Green Leaf Medical

Bill Duncan
Harvest of Maryland

Josh Genderson
Holistic Industries

 

Adam Kavalier
Holistic Industries

Jennifer DiPietro
Kind Therapeutics

Ari Hoffnung
MaryMed

Kyle Kingsley
MaryMed

Paul Hetzel
PharmaCulture

Alan Macdonald
ProGreen Medical

Rick Genderson
Rosebud Organics

Eric Radz
Temescal Wellness

Craig Schulman
Temescal Wellness

 

Action Center

CANMD advocates for laws, regulations and public policies that prioritize patient access and foster an accountable, consistent and innovative medical cannabis industry in Maryland.

Click here to sign up for our email list. You’ll receive updates, patient and provider resources and action alerts. Be sure to share our calls to action with your friends and networks.

Click here to message your legislator. Ask them to put patients first and say “NO” to any legislation that will cause additional delays to implementation of Maryland’s medical cannabis program.

Click here to send us an email. We would love to hear from you if you are interested in attending a hearing, communicating with your legislators or getting involved in another way.

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