Facility Design: Foundations of Quality
Dec 01, 2020 12:05 PM - 12:50 PM
As a licensed attorney and licensing specialist, Ms. Thomas offers a unique perspective on the legal landscape of the cannabis industry as well as a critical eye towards new laws. Her main focus is supporting the needs of her clients while delivering superior competitive license application content and consulting services. Sumer manages complex processes across a full spectrum of client needs that range from license applications to operations readiness and exit strategy. Her interest in the evolution of cannabis markets is bolstered by her law degree from the University of Florida, and her legal background in tax, business, and administrative law brings a broad perspective for solving clients’ complex problems. Ms. Thomas has an in-depth understanding of mature and developing state cannabis markets—gained from working in over a dozen states—along with a global perspective gained while living abroad. Sumer works for Canna Advisors, one of the premier cannabis consulting firms in the country, which boasts experience in over 30 U.S. states (plus D.C., Puerto Rico, Guam) and in multiple countries. Ms. Thomas is a licensed attorney in both Florida and Colorado, a member of NORML and NCIA, and a volunteer with National Expungement Week.