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CEO The Mint Dispensary

Eivan Shahara

Eivan is a successful entrepreneur with over 20 years of experience owning and/or operating multiple businesses across various industries, from service to medical marijuana.

Founded the Mint dispensary in Arizona in 2016 and currently operates two retail dispensaries, an infusion/manufacturing facility and a marijuana cultivation facility. He has a proven record of building and sustaining organizational synergy, as evidenced by his successful entrepreneurial ventures. 

He has successfully negotiated and secured public-private partnerships between entities under his direct control and various Government Agencies, including the United States Postal Service.

Eivan’s commitment and dedication to his business ventures are matched only by his commitment and dedication to the community.

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Raul Molina

Raul brings more than 20 years of executive, marketing, and management experience to the Company. Founded the Mint Dispensary in Arizona in 2016 and currently operates two retail dispensaries, an infusion/manufacturing facility, and a marijuana cultivation facility.

His high-energy management approach has resulted in his building of several successful, profitable, and highly visible companies with multi-state operations throughout the greater southwest.

Currently serves as President of Arizona Chapter of the League of United Latin American Citizens(LULAC). Prior recipient of community Entrepreneur of the Year & Business of the Year awards:

Entrepreneur of the Year - 2009

Crescent Crown Excellence Award - 2010

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Adam Goldie

Director of Compliance
Adam brings more than 15 years of experience in regulatory compliance to the company.   He holds a Bachelor of Science Degree from Northern Arizona University and is pursuing a Master’s Degree in Public Health and has been involved in the regulated marijuana industry since 2013. Formerly served as a Medical Marijuana Compliance and Enforcement Specialist and Program Development Coordinator with the Arizona Department of Health Services. He has held positions with multiple state-licensed marijuana enterprises, including Senior Advisor, Consultant, Director of Operations, Director of Compliance, and Licensing & Permitting Coordinator. He is a nationally-certified Registered Environmental Health Specialist/Registered Sanitarian with over ten (10) years of experience performing compliance and enforcement activities in the fields of Food Safety and Environmental Health.
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David Cavazos

Senior Vice President Government Affairs
David is a highly experienced and accomplished former City Manager and Government Executive having amassed over 30 years of Public Service. Under the leadership of the Phoenix City Council, he played a key roll in the implementation of the City’s Medical Marijuana Ordinance in 2010. As City Manager for the City of Santa Ana, California, he recommended and obtained both Santa Ana City Council and voter approval for Orange County's first voter-approved Medicinal Marijuana Dispensary. His community experience includes Chairman of the Arizona Hispanic Chamber of Commerce 2002 Chairman of Phoenix Children's Hospital 2009 2012 Chairman of Grand Canyon Minority Supplier 1998 Council and President of the Phoenix Downtown Hotel Corporation 2013 Aviation Director for Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport 2004. David holds a Master's degree in Management and Public Policy from Carnegie Mellon University.
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Joey Kejbou

Vice President - Corporate Counsel
Joey is a highly experienced and accomplished attorney across a range of disciplines for over 12 years, with a specific focus on Cannabis. He was a participant of a select group of attorneys to advise the Bureau of Marijuana Regulation ( on the development and implementation of Cannabis regulation. With his extensive experience in Cannabis Law, he has advised and/or represented clients in zoning matters, business law, licensing and regulatory compliance. Additionally, Joey has been a key resource across numerous municipalities on cannabis ordinance development including zoning and regulatory ordinances. Joe y holds a bachelor's degree from Oakland University and a law degree from Wayne State University.
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Omar Fakhouri

Vice President of Midwest
Over 15 years of Procurement Supply Chain experience with accomplishments in category management, demand management, strategic sourcing, supplier management and operations, Has a unique ability of delivering significant value by identifying opportunities through data analysis, fostering collaboration with cross functional teams whilst executing operational best practices to generate extraordinary results across a broad range of industries. His experience at top tier management consulting firms ( Alvarez Marsal) has rooted his ability to problem solve, evaluate opportunities and improve operational efficiency across the supply chain. Omar’s analytical, detail oriented approach coupled with his strong government relations has led to a successful launch in Michigan by securing numerous licenses and municipal approvals.
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