CEO, Cannabis Trade Federation
Neal co-founded the Cannabis Trade Federation (CTF), a national organization that represents the business interests of ancillary companies, dispensaries, distributors, growers and wholesalers. Before the CTF’s creation in April, Neal was a senior vice president at LivWell Enlightened Health, a large, Colorado-based cannabis company. In that role, Neal oversaw community engagement, government affairs, philanthropic activities and public relations. He is a founding board member and current chair of the New Federalism Fund, a former board member of the National Cannabis Industry Association and one-time department head at Marijuana Policy Project.