A Consumer and Trade Association

We have assembled the most knowledgeable and experienced team dealing with Industrial Hemp in the USA.

We are pleased to have the following advisors on our team; these advisors represent decades of combined experience in Industrial Hemp.
Brenda Kerchenbaum - Hemp Historian.

Chris Conrad - Expert witness. Co-author of the famous Jack Herrer book - "The Emperor Wears No Clothes".


Eric Shevin - Attorney for Jack Herrer and of counsel to the CHA.

Paul Castillo - Attorney for the CHA and the CHF.

Academic Advisor - Antonius (Tony) DeVeyra - Cal Poly Pomona.

Brian Webster - Membership Business Development Consultant.


Chris Conrad - Former President of the HIA (Hemp Industries Association). Publisher.

Linda Delair - Hemp Historian/Activist.

Chris Boucher - Founder of the HIA (Hemp Industries Association).

Rick Benson - Benson Family Farm, Imperial County.

Matt McClain - Hemp business owner - Recreator.

Joshua Chase - Kumbaya Farms, Grower's Transplanting, Inc., Research and Development Manager.

Michael Kerner - Seven Hills Productions.

Wayne Richman - Former Apple Business Development Executive, Tone-Guard@ Founder.

Boris Sharansky - CEO - Pappas & Barkley.