Mark Doherty, Urban-Gro, Inc
Combining his passion for advocacy with his agricultural background, Mark founded MedCann Advisors. He later joined the urban-gro team. Here, he applied apply his expertise to support improved project management. He also supported operational efficiencies for large-scale cultivators across the U.S. To date, Mark has been involved with the design and start-up of over 300 facilities across North America.
His passion for positively impacting the cannabis industry comes from personal experience. Mark’s wife was diagnosed with cancer and had to undergo numerous surgeries. She also endured months of chemotherapy. Her doctors highly recommended the use of cannabis. However, Mark and his wife lived in a state that lacked a legal program at the time. Left without options, Mark’s experience as a caregiver propelled him into advocacy. He worked to to improve conditions for those who can benefit from the use of cannabis.
Mark has a BS in Business Administration from SUNY Polytechnic Institute. In addition, he has an MBA from the State University of New York Institute of Technology at Utica/Rome.