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Maine Forms Metrc Workgroup

The panel will review the state’s existing tracking software and recommend improvements that will make it more efficient.


The Maine Office of Cannabis Policy today announced a Metrc User Workgroup, a 18-member panel tasked with review of the state’s existing, cloud-based tracking software, and with recommending improvements that will make the process of tracking cannabis products more efficient for Maine’s adult use market.

The members of the Workgroup, along with their track and trace administrators, represent all sectors of the adult use cannabis program in Maine, and offer a diversity of backgrounds, geography, and type of licensee:

  • Zach Allen, Cultivation, Nova Farms
  • Eddie Benjamin, Vertically Integrated, Theory Wellness
  • Genevieve Bickford, Vertically Integrated, NPG/Wellness
  • Peter Franklin, Retail, Maine Plant-Based Therapy
  • Elliot Lee, Manufacturing, East Coast Cannabis
  • Alison Miller, Manufacturing, The Hashery
  • Rebecca O'Connor, Vertically Integrated, Rugged Roots, Coast to Coast, Sinsemilla
  • Ryan Parker, Cultivation, Stoner & Co.
  • Hilary Reeder, Vertically Integrated, Highbrow
  • Justice Rines, Vertically Integrated, Sweet Dirt
  • Steve Rusnack, Manufacturing, Full Bloom
  • Mitchel Samuelson, Cultivation, Seed and Soil
  • Keri-Jon Wilson, Manufacturing, Pot and Pan
  • Jake Wisdom, Vertically Integrated, Blue Sky & Kender Farms

Additional members include organizations’ track-and-trace administrators, in addition to the principals above:

  • Jake Daku, Vertically Integrated, Blue Sky & Kender Farms
  • J. Matthew Judge, PhD., Cultivation, Theory Wellness
  • Rebecca Matz, Cultivation, Stoner & Co.
  • Kristin McIntyre, Vertically Integrated, NPG/Wellness

The workgroup will meet three times between August and November 2022, with a formal report and recommendations produced by OCP to the Veterans and Legal Affairs Joint Standing Subcommittee by January 1, 2023.

Meeting materials, YouTube streaming links, and other information may be viewed at the OCP's Metrc User Workgroup webpage.  

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