Team

Meet the people committed to exceptional cannabis extracts

Industry Experts

Adastra has employed a team that makes them unique and gives them a competitive advantage. Plenty of new companies are preparing to step into the ring but this team has either been actively involved in or eyeing the industry for years. Read below to meet the team behind the most influential new Canadian cannabis company.

Andy Hale

MBA, BSAE, PMP | CEO, Co-Founder, Director

Andy has 35 years of experience leading high-performing technical teams in regulated environments spanning the US Navy where he commanded three nuclear powered submarines to a $3B Canadian Government Shipbuilding portfolio at Seaspan Shipyard.

Steve Brohman

CPA, CA | Chief Financial Officer

Steve has extensive experience as CFO and Director of various public and private companies in Canada, the U.S. and Europe focusing on CSE, TSX-V and OTC listed companies. He has led public and private capital raises, acquisitions and executive management committees.

Blaine Bailey

CPA, CGA, B. Comm | Director

Blaine is an experienced Independent Director, Chief Financial Officer & Controller for public and private companies in Canada. He has extensive mining sector public and private company CFO experience and was the former Controller for Nabob Coffee Co., one of Canada’s largest coffee companies.

Georges E. Routhier

Senior Industry Advisor

Georges is the CEO at PipeDreemz Inc., a premier cannabis licensing regulations consulting company responsible for the successful licensing of nearly 30 percent of cannabis Licensed Producers across Canada over the past six years. He had a lengthy and distinguished career within the high technology sector.

Justin Manuel

Industry Consultant

15 years experience with the Canadian Marihuana Medical Access Regulations (MMAR), Master Grower and pioneer in the development of concentrates and extracts for medical patients licensed for cannabis use. Developed and perfected SOPs for a variety of extraction technologies.

Tiffany Walsh

J.D., B.Comm | Barrister & Solicitor

Tiffany practices Canadian and U.S. securities and business law and involved with equity financings, the sale of privately held businesses, public company reporting, reverse mergers, and IPOs. She has extensive experience within the cannabis industry representing federally approved medicinal cannabis producers, dispensaries and cannabis tech companies.

Quinn Martin

CPA, CA | Financial Advisor

Quinn has an extensive background in financial reporting for public companies in a variety of industries. He specializes in complex accounting and financial reporting matters for public companies and private companies completing go public transactions.

Brian O’Neill

J.D., B. Comm | Legal Counsel

Brian provides corporate and securities law services for Canadian and U.S. companies, focusing on CSE, TSX-V and US OTC listings, securities reporting requirements, corporate finance and general corporate matters. Called to the Nevada State Bar in 2009, the Washington State Bar in 2010 and the British Columbia Bar in 2012.

Emily Leung

Marketing Strategist

Emily has over a dozen years experience as a marketing and brand development strategist. She is the Founder of Ohai Life a cannabis lifestyle brand. Emily has extensive expertise in digital marketing strategies at a variety of companies and has been a digital marketing educator.

Rudy Pospisil

Retired Fire Captain & Cancer Cannabis Advocate

Rudy is a retired Vancouver area Fire Department Captain with 30 years experience. He is a twice Cancer survivor and staunch advocate for cannabis products use for pain relief and treatment for cancer victims. As an endurance cyclist with multiple world records, he has cycled completely around the world for cancer research.

Donald Dinsmore

M.Sc

Donald is a professional plant biochemist with a background working with successful research groups at the University of Calgary where he earned his Bachelors and Masters of Science degrees in Plant Biochemistry. He was Operations Manager for Heart Rock Mountain Farms, CA, USA cannabis growers.

Priyanka Nalawade

Ph.D

Pri is a senior research and development chemist with extensive experience synthesizing and characterizing novel high performance polymers obtained from renewable sources. She earned her Bachelor of Technology in Polymer Engineering at the Institute of Chemical Technology, Mumbai, India and Ph.D in Polymer Engineering at University of Akron, Ohio.

Thu - Thuy T. Dang

Ph.D

Thuy serves as an Assistant Professor at the UBC Chemistry Department and is part of the UBC Cluster of Research Excellence in Agricultural Technologies and Bioproducts (CREAT-Bio). Formerly a Post-doctoral research fellow for the European Molecular Biology Organization at John Innes Centre, UK. Ph.D & M.Sc in Plant Biology from the University of Calgary.

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