screen-shot-2016-11-28-at-5-46-03-pmTawnie Logan / Executive Director
 For 15 years, Tawnie has been active in organic and sustainable agricultural including the cannabis industry. Her commitment to expanding the education and implementation of 'best management practices' for the environment and end user was the impetus for the Sonoma County Growers Alliance.  Tawnie has traveled throughout California and the United States educating cultivators, large and small, on responsible and successful growing practices.  She is a frequent speaker locally, educating a wide array of industries on new regulations and BMPs. She has presented at Elevated Cannabis Conference,  Sustainable Enterprise ConferenceLift Expo Vancouver, New West Summit, Women Grow, Santa Rosa Chamber, National Appraisal Institute, REACO, Farm Bureau, Windsor City Council, and California Growers Association.
 
 
 Heidi Minx / Consulting Marketing Director
A diversely-trained industry veteran, Minx has worked with PR firms, advertising agencies and clients  throughout the US for over the past two decades.  Her branding imprint has been recognized on a cross-section of accounts including legal, financial, liquor, food, fashion, independent film, music, art, publishing, associations, licensed products, and beauty and trade shows, among others. She has also led major online campaigns utilizing social media, and consulted for social media companies and was named one of BrandWeek’s Top 10 Next Generation Marketers of 2006.  She is a published author, has written for numerous consumer and industry magazines, and founded a nonprofit dedicated to human rights activism.
 
 
Alexa Barone / Administrative Director
Alexa has been SCGA's full-time Administrative Director since April 2016, and is working on her Bookkeeping Certificate at SRJC.  Alexa is truly the key that keeps everything moving behind the scenes at the Alliance.  She grew up in Sonoma County and lives in Sebastopol.  When not in the office, you can find her camping, reading, writing and playing the harmonica. She's been a medical cannabis patient for five years.