Meet the team

Nurses: Amber, Caitlin, Ron, Chelsey, Lauralee, Cindy, Alicia, Charmaine, April, Amber, Catherine, Suzanne, Rachel, Sarah, Whitney, Marin, Tanya, Catriona, Sue

Physicians and Nurse Practitioners: Sam, Karen, Francis, Natalie


Cindy Owen RN

VP Nursing Services

Cindy has over 28 years of nursing experience in a variety of settings, including home care and palliative care. She also has 8 years leadership experience in operations for Canada’s largest provider of seniors’ housing and supportive living.

Jonathan Wharton MBA

President and CEO

Jonathan has held leadership positions in a variety of industries and functions, including operations, IT, and management consulting. Most recently he was responsible for operations and patient support for Canada’s largest chain of medical cannabis clinics.

Dr. Mark Kimmins MD, FRCSC, FACS, FASCRS


Dr. Kimmins is a board-certified specialty surgeon (US & Canada), an instructor of medical students, and director of surgical training. He has held corporate and hospital board positions and is the former president of Canada’s largest and oldest chain of medical cannabis clinics. A frequent keynote speaker on medical cannabis, Dr. Kimmins is the published author of the textbook “Medical Cannabis in Canada”.

Dr. Rob Sealey MD CCFP


Dr. Sealey has 27 years of experience in family medicine, and has been involved in both the clinical and research aspects of medical cannabis since 2001. He is a writer, speaker, and instructor on cannabis, and a member of the International Cannabinoid Research Society, International Association for Cannabinoid Medicines, Canadian Consortium for the Investigation of Cannabinoids, and Physicians for Medicinal Cannabis.

Benjamin Rootman LLB


Ben is the General Counsel for Avmax, and former General Counsel and Corporate Secretary for Sunniva, an integrated cannabis company with operations in the US and Canada. Ben is also the former General Counsel & Corporate Secretary for Walton International Group.

Murray Rodgers


Murray has held multiple CEO & Director roles for $B+ companies.