Troy Dayton spent 15 years working to legalize cannabis before founding Arcview in 2010 with fellow pioneer Steve DeAngelo. He also serves as chairman of the board of the Marijuana Policy Project and was formerly its chief fundraiser and among its first volunteers when it was founded in 1995. He is a founding and current board member of the National Cannabis Industry Association and he co-founded of Students for Sensible Drug Policy in 1998, which is now on over 300 campuses. Fortune Magazine, Details Magazine, and International Business Times all list Troy in their top 10 lists of the most influential people in the cannabis industry. In his free time, Troy enjoys Burning Man, karaoke, and participating in and leading personal growth workshops.