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Human Resources and Employment Law for Cannabis Businesses

  • Inn at 2nd & C 139 2nd Street Eureka, CA, 95501 United States (map)


As your business grows, your HR challenges multiply. But, you don’t have to go at it alone. Learn how to protect your business from employee claims for nonpayment of wages, workplace harassment, and discrimination with Lance Rogers, an attorney with GreenspoonMarder; and learn about Important compliance information California employers should understand, employment structure, recruitment process, employee rights, employee compensation, employee benefits, employee performance management, employee training, and professional development with Deanna Callahan of Root Essential.

A Professional Development Workshop brought to you by Humboldt County Growers Alliance and Dark Staffing Solutions. 

Deanna Callahan, Founder & CEO at Root Essential. Deanna founded Root Essential, a consulting firm that provides a wide range of services to companies in the commercial cannabis industry, including HR development. Prior to founding Root Essential, Deanna led a multimillion-dollar cannabis extraction lab in the role of Chief Production Officer for Jetty Extracts. In this role, Deanna developed key organizational structures for the company, including HR, procurement, quality and inventory control. Through this experience, Deanna gained valuable insight into the challenges of building a compliant business, navigating ever-evolving regulations and successfully operating in the highly regulated cannabis industry. Through her company, Root Essential, Deanna and her team of industry experts, provide guidance to developing companies in the space.


Later Event: September 21
Speed Dating with Distro