The NDA is proud of the advocacy efforts of its Executive Director, Lobbyist Riana Durrett.
During her time as the NDA's Executive Director, Durrett has worked diligently on behalf of dispensaries and Nevadans to ensure that a safe, thoughtful framework is in place to see Nevada through the marijuana industry's growth stages and into its promising future. Below are just some of her contributions to a productive industry in Nevada.
“Taming the Wild West” — Elevate Nevada
Young Lawyer Spotlight: Riana Durrett — State Bar of Nevada Young Lawyers Section, YLS Newsletter, Summer 2016
Nevada Opens Fast-Track Medical Marijuana Patient Office — Marijuana Business Daily
“Doors Open for Medical Marijuana” — Vegas Seven
“Pot Dispensaries, Growers Seek Lab Testing Change” — Las Vegas Review Journal
“Efforts to Make it Easier to Get Medical Marijuana in Nevada are Lauded” — Las Vegas Sun
“Nevada MMJ Patients No Longer Have to Wait Weeks for Prescriptions” — The Cannabist
“State Now Approving Medical Marijuana Cards Same Day” — 3 News Now
“New State Office Speeds Process for Patients Seeking Medical Marijuana” — Las Vegas Review-Journal
“Nevada Dispensary Association Comments On Same-Day Approval Of Patient Cards” — The Weed Blog
June 28, 2016: Nevada Dispensary Association Thanks Governor Sandoval for His Comments on the Opioid Crisis
June 24, 2016: Nevada Dispensary Association Concludes Successful Information-Seeking Talks with Denver Marijuana Leaders
June 20, 2016: Nevada Dispensary Association to Meet with Denver Marijuana Industry Leaders
June 15, 2016: Nevada Dispensary Association Comments on Same-Day Approval of Patient Cards
June 3, 2016: Nevada Medical Marijuana Patient Card Approvals Improving Dramatically
April 19, 2016: Nevada Dispensary Association Introduces Executive Director Riana Durrett, Esq.