Megan Souza – Board Member

Megan Souza - Communications Director Central Coast Cannabis Council

Megan Souza Board Member of Central Coast Cannabis Council is co-founder and CEO of Megan's Markets which includes Megan's Organic Market (cannabis retail), Megan's CBD Market (hemp retail), Red Truck Management (cannabis cultivation), and Halcyon Management (consulting and project management).

Megan grew up in SLO County in a local entrepreneurial family so founding a business felt like fulfilling her destiny. Along with her partner, Eric Powers, Megan has been cultivating cannabis commercially in SLO County since 2010 and retailing through Prop 215 delivery service, Megan's Organic Market, since 2013. Megan has been operating a hemp retail store, Megan's CBD Market, in Morro Bay since 2018 and has applied for dispensary licenses in Morro Bay and SLO as well as outdoor cultivation licenses in Los Osos and Shandon,

Megan is also a published poet, an amateur philosopher, and a radio show host.

Fred McMurray – Marketing

I am the CEO of Westvyne LLC which is headquartered in Pismo Beach, where we creatively bridge the gap between marketing and technology for cannabis businesses and professionals through training, consulting and management. We minimize your efforts and maximize your results with appropriate marketing channels.   .Inc Magazine for listing me as a 2013-19 Social Influencer.

Shawn Sherman – Board member

Shawn Sherman Board Member of the Central Coast Cannabis Council had entered the cannabis industry as a commercial cultivator for local medical dispensaries. He currently owns and operates Golden Apple Cannabis Co., which is a boutique R&D cannabis business specializing in cultivation, processing, and product manufacturing. Shawn regularly speaks in local media such as radio on the topic of cannabis and local cannabis policy, and regularly gives presentation to organizations such as the Rotary Club, the Chamber of Commerce for various cities, and other local leadership organizations. He is also a founding and board member of the Central Coast Cannabis Council.

Shawn Sherman Board Member
Shawn Sherman Board Member