CV Sciences operates two distinct divisions: pharmaceuticals and consumer products. These divisions are supported by our medical and scientific advisory board, and state‐of‐the art production facilities.

Management Team

Michael J. Mona, Jr.

CEO, President & Founder

Mr. Mona is the founder of CV Sciences and possesses over 30 years of senior management experience in a range of industries including real estate/construction, industrial farming, chemical processing and consumer products. Mr. Mona is a recognized industry leader in hemp farming operations and chemical extraction and has established a global supply chain of hemp-derived products.

Michael J. Mona, III

COO, SVP & Cofounder

Mr. Mona III cofounded CV Sciences and has been instrumental in developing the worldwide supply chain for hemp products. Mr. Mona’s expertise in hemp farming, processing, testing and product development has directly led to the Company’s successful consumer products division. Mr. Mona III graduated from the University of San Diego in Business Administration.

Joseph Dowling

CFO

Mr. Dowling was appointed as Chief Financial Officer of the Company in 2014. Prior to his appointment as CFO, Mr. Dowling held numerous senior positions including President and Chief Financial Officer of MediVas, LLC, a biotechnology company with proprietary drug formulation and delivery technology.  Mr. Dowling also served as a Managing Director at Citigroup, a global financial services firm, and earlier in his career served various operating, finance and accounting roles in both public accounting and in the banking industry.  Mr. Dowling graduated from University of California, Los Angeles in Economics and is a certified public accountant.

Stuart Tomc

Vice President, Human Nutrition

Mr. Tomc is a recognized authority on dietary supplements, with twenty years of experience in the nutritional health industry. Formerly the Vice President of North American Herb and Spice, where he served for 10 years, in addition to his service as Global Educator for omega-3 market leader, Nordic Naturals, Mr. Tomc is known for his extensive print interviews and contributions to noted books on integrative medicine, as well as his 4000 radio appearances. A renowned educator, Mr.Tomc recognizes CBD and its multiple mechanisms of action to support human health, and envisions a new category of dietary supplements derived from agricultural hemp.