The Nevada Dispensary Association is dedicated to developing and promoting best practices among Nevada medical marijuana dispensaries as well as supporting the efforts of dispensary owners to provide high quality, safe medical marijuana to Nevada’s patients.
Riana Durrett – Executive Director
Riana Durrett joined the government affairs team of the Nevada Dispensary Association in February of 2015. As Executive Director, Durrett coordinates the NDA’s legislative and policy agendas, performs community outreach, and is responsible for researching and responding to various issues that affect medical marijuana dispensaries.
She enjoys facilitating cooperative efforts among NDA members who have invested their time and resources into an industry that is new to Nevada, and who joined the organization in order to grow a professional, safe and productive industry. Durrett is an attorney licensed in Nevada and California, having earned a Bachelor of Arts in Political Science at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas and her Juris Doctorate from the Boyd School of Law. She has practiced law for six years and has experience in government affairs and policy-making. Durrett served legislative internships in Washington, D.C. and the Nevada Legislature, as well as a judicial clerkship for the Honorable Judge Elissa Cadish. Riana Durrett is active in the Las Vegas community, participating in the Nevada Attorneys for Criminal Justice and Nevada Justice Association, and volunteering on pro bono legal cases with Legal Aid Center of Southern Nevada.
NDA – Website – http://www.nvdispense.com/