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Tamala McBath

Dr. Mitch Earleywine
A national consultant in compliance and risk management, Tamala J. McBath serves as Chief Execution Officer (CXO) for the National Cannabis Risk Management Association (NCRMA) – a non-profit that provides innovative risk management and insurance solutions to businesses in the cannabis industry. Tamala also retains her role as President of Cincinnati-based consulting firm, The Regal Group, where she and her team offer solutions in business strategy, sales and marketing, and business development for existing businesses, start-ups and acquisitions. In addition, Tamala is a certified Talent Optimization Consultant and specializes in helping organizations align business strategy with their people strategy by creating high performance teams to drive business results. She is a published author and speaker in her areas of expertise.

Rocco Petrilli

Dr. Mitch Earleywine

Rocco Petrilli is Chairman of the National Cannabis Risk Management Association (NCRMA), a non-profit organization that provides innovative risk management and insurance solutions to businesses in the cannabis industry.  In addition, he serves as Director of Garnet Casualty Insurance Corporation (GCIC), an insurance company owned by the constituents of the NCRMA, and Chief Operating Officer and Director of Garnet Underwriting Managers (GUM).  A thirty-year business executive and veteran of the automotive components manufacturing industry, Mr. Petrilli has extensive experience in all aspects of global and multinational business planning and development. He also specializes in risk management and talent optimization, achieving multiple team victories in more than a dozen business start ups by creating the proper organizational architecture and ensuring continuous improvement.

 

Mr. Petrilli earned a BSc in Chemical Engineering from Pennsylvania State University.