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Vivera Pharmceuticals, Greg Cervantes
By Maggie Lynch
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Vivera Pharmaceuticals focused on non-addictive pain management solutions appoints former mayor of Coachella, CA, Greg Cervantes to be director of government affairs.
Cervantes has worked in US government affairs and business development serving in federal, state, tribal and county governments. In addition to his mayoral role, he has served as a deputy director for the US congress.
His work in tribal government played a role in his appointed, as he served as the executive director of government affairs for the Cabazon Band of Missions Indians.
Cervantes said, “I’ve worked with tribes nationally for a number of years. Of communities affected the hardest by the opiate and alcohol crisis, Native Americans and Alaskan natives have been hit the hardest. I hope to utilize my experience to help Vivera have a positive impact with the tribal communities that so desperately need help fighting the opioid crisis.”