Professional> Cannabis Business Association (CBA)

The mission of the Cannabis Business Association (CBA) is to educate people about the rapidly growing and increasingly important cannabis industry. Through educational events, networking opportunities and real-world insights into the industry, the CBA strives to empower UCLA Anderson students to explore opportunities within the space.

 

CBA Officers

 

Ken Borkan

Co-President

Yudai Nishiyama

Co- President

Aimee Kaur

Vice President of Communications & Content

Amy Xu

Vice President of Career Development

Carlo Escaracchi

Vice President of Finance

Carly Arkfeld

Vice President of Anderson Relations

DaJuan Bennett

Vice President of Business Development & Investment

Haitham Haddad

Vice President of Social

Koki Shibata

Vice President of Digital Marketing

Lizzeth Rosales

Vice President of Wellness & Social Impact

Walid Ismail

Vice President of Business Development & Investment

 

Events

 

101 Speaker Series on the cannabis industry (e.g., distribution, marketing, investment, etc.)

Days-on-the-Job (DOJs) at cannabis businesses (e.g., Eaze, Mammoth Distribution)

Career Fair / MBA Career in Cannabis event

Conferences (e.g., Cannabis-Oriented Research Summit)

Quarterly social activities (BBQ or other)

Access to industry internships and job postings, as well as biweekly newsletter

 

Connect with Us

 

For events, and further information please visit us on Campus Groups.