Hyacinth “Cindy” Lightbourne has been the Chairman of the Cannabis Licensing Authority of Jamaica since March 2016. The Cannabis Licensing Authority is an agency of Government mandated to develop a legal, regulated and sustainable medical ganja and hemp industry in Jamaica. Ms. Lightbourne is an Attorney-at-Law and Consultant at the firm of DunnCox. She was called to the Florida Bar in 2000 and the Jamaican Bar in 2006. She practiced in Florida for five years as an Assistant State Attorney before joining DunnCox in 2006. She became a partner of the firm in 2009 and a Consultant in 2014. Ms. Lightbourne specializes in commercial litigation matters, defamation, personal injury, and intellectual property litigation.