Nick Etten is the Vice President of Government Affairs For Acreage Holdings, and Founder of the Veterans Cannabis Project. Previous positions include Vice President of Global Business Development for FreightWatch International (UTC), Director of Corporate Development for Triple Canopy (Constellis) and investment professional at Trident Capital. Earlier in his career, Nick was an investment banker and served on active duty as a US Navy SEAL officer. He earned an MBA from the J.L. Kellogg Graduate School of Management at Northwestern University, and a BS in political science from the United States Naval Academy. Nick lives in the Chicago area with his wife and two young sons.