Shane Terry is the CEO and Co-founder of TapRoot Holdings Inc., a vertically integrated cannabis company operating cultivation, manufacturing and distribution facilities in Las Vegas, Nevada, Latin America and Europe.
Mr. Terry transitioned into the cannabis industry after a distinguished 17-year career as an Air Force officer and fighter pilot seeing combat action over Iraq and Afghanistan. Mr. Terry served his last five years at Nellis Air Force Base, NV where he was handpicked as a Flight Commander to instruct at the elite US Air Force Weapons School (Top Gun). Recognized for his executive level leadership, he was nominated as the #1 Flight Commander in the nation’s largest command of over 137,000 personnel.
Mr. Terry’s cannabis experience involves founding and operating over 12 licenses including cultivation, production, dispensaries and distribution, and leading Nevada’s growth as the previous President of the Nevada Dispensary Association, the largest organization of dispensary owners shaping Nevada’s regulatory development.