Brittani Cushman

Brittani Cushman is the vice president of external affairs for Turning Point Brands—the parent company of National Tobacco Co., VaporBeast, Vapor Shark, Vapor Supply and Intrepid Brands—of Louisville, Kentucky, USA. Cushman is responsible for the management of regulatory and legislative issues at both the federal and state levels. Cushman provides industry leadership among like-sized manufacturers, advising on regulatory issues as they emerge and placing those issues in the context of both the current science and complex landscape of the vapor and tobacco industries.

Cushman currently serves on the National Association of Tobacco Outlets board of directors, the Vapor Technology Association board of directors and the Pipe Tobacco Council board of directors. She also participates in the Cigar Association of America and the Coalition of Independent Tobacco Manufacturers of America.

Cushman has a B.S.B.A. in business management from the University of Tulsa and a J.D. from Washington and Lee University School of Law. She previously served as general counsel for a privately held tobacco product manufacturer.