The Social Equity Council, as dictated by the adult-use cannabis law, Public Act 21-1, consists of 15 members, seven (7) of whom are appointed by legislators, four (4) of whom are appointed by the governor, and four (4) of whom are state agency members.
Paul O. Robertson, Chair
Department of Economic and Community Development designee
Kevin E. Walton, Sr.
Kelli Vallieres, Ph.D.
Office of Policy & Management designee
Office of the State Treasurer designee
Department of Consumer Protection designee
Speaker of the House Appointee
Michael A. Jefferson, Esq
Senate President Appointee
Senate Majority Leader Appointee
House Minority Leader Appointee
Senate Minority Leader Appointee
House Majority Leader Appointee