Lynn Riemer, CEO/Executive Director
Start Date: 2007
Lynn Riemer, founder of ACT on Drugs, has an outstanding reputation as a speaker, trainer, and advocate on the issues related to drug abuse. As an experienced forensic chemist and prior participant on the North Metro Drug Task Force in Colorado, her life experiences bring a real, personal, and vivid face to the issues presented by illicit drug use. She is recognized as an expert in Methamphetamine, Manufacturing, Child Abuse, Parental Issues, Health Effects, and Contamination in many counties in Colorado. Lynn has testified before the Colorado Legislature regarding marijuana, edibles, and teens. Lynn has served on several coalitions and work groups to help address substance abuse issues in Colorado. She is also a co-author of the book "The Methamphetamine Crisis: Strategies to Save Addicts, Families, and Communities," and received the Community Champion for Children Award from Adams & Broomfield CASA in 2010.
Over the past 13 years, Lynn has spoken regularly to over 250,000 students, school staff, parents, communities, companies, and governmental agencies about drug awareness, recognition, and prevention throughout the United States.