Luis Rivera is the Founder and CEO of Collective Strategies, a Certified Small (S.B.E.), Minority (M.B.E.) and Small Local Business Enterprise (S.L.B.E.), created to provide social, economic and workforce development for communities.
Mr. Rivera is committed to promoting fairness, justice, opportunity, and equity in the design and implementation of
As a licensed Cannabis Event Organizer with the State of California (Cannabis Event Organizer Lic.#: CEO-14-18-0000131-TEMP), Mr. Rivera promotes the responsible advancement of the legal cannabis economy and marketplace by working with the industry, small businesses, and local municipalities and authorities to coordinate professional, business and consumer
policy summits and conferences, festivals, concerts and community, events and
In 2018 Mr. Rivera Co-Founded Social Equity LA, which provides an online and in-person network that provides free, accurate and timely information on the legislative, enforcement, economic and workforce opportunities in the cannabis industry for individuals the qualify for the Social Equity programs.
Mr. Rivera has a Bachelors degree in Sociology and a Masters degree in Public Administration from