California Cannabis Industry Association

Sacramento, California
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About this Organization

The California Cannabis Industry Association (CCIA) was formed in 2012 to unite the cannabis industry in California and to allow it to speak with one voice at the state and local levels. The organization strives to educate and act as a resource to lawmakers regarding all areas of the cannabis industry.

The CCIA is also dedicated to addressing issues related to driving under the influence, unlawful diversion to minors, and substance abuse.


Sean Donahoe
Deputy Director
Sean Donahoe is the Deputy Director of the California Cannabis Industry Association. His background in communications, research, grassroots organizing, political data, and campaign management skills have helped him to advocate for a dozen local tax measures, to effectively engage editorial boards, to develop data-driven redistricting projects, implement grassroots persuasion campaigns, recruit candidates, and coordinate diverse stakeholders into integrated efforts.
Aaron Justis
Aaron Justis, 38, is president of Buds & Roses, a medical cannabis dispensary in the City of Los Angeles, and a board member of the National Cannabis Industry Association. Aaron has worked for years to enact sound regulations at the local, state and federal level. He sits on the steering committee of the Greater Los Angeles Collective Alliance (GLACA), a voluntary association of dispensary operators founded in 2006, and the Studio City Medical Marijuana Advisory Board. Aaron has established a solid reputation in LA amongst patients and city officials alike. Buds & Roses is recognized for having the finest vegan-organic …

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