Staff and Consultants

MIG Staff/Consultants

By employing local, state, and federal lobbyists, along with a communications consultant, MIG is able to advocate for sensible medical marijuana policy in every major venue.

Michael Elliott, Esq., Executive Director – Michael has been the Executive Director of MIG since January of 2011.  Before becoming an attorney, he worked on several political campaigns.  Most notably, Michael managed the campaign that defeated a proposed ban of medical marijuana centers in El Paso County (Colorado Springs).

Mark Eddy, Strategic Communications Specialist -Mark Eddy is founder and principal of Mark Eddy Communications, a strategic communications/marketing/public education firm specializing in public policy issues.  Mark spent more than 16 years as an editor and reporter at the Denver Post before starting his communications firm in 2001.  Mark was also part of the Denver Post team that was awarded the Pulitzer Prize for reporting on the Columbine tragedy.

Kara MillerState Lobbyist

Jerry BradenState Lobbyist