Kristen Thomson was director of the Cannabis Control Division, an arm of the New Mexico Regulation and Licensing Department. She resigned on Thursday, a spokeswoman said. (Eddie Moore/Journal)

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Kristen Thomson is out as the director of the state Cannabis Control Division.

In an email to the Journal on Friday, New Mexico Regulation and Licensing Department spokeswoman Bernice Geiger said Thomson submitted her resignation on Thursday. Her resignation was effective at that time, Geiger added, and she didn’t give a reason for Thomson’s resignation.

Thomson wasn’t immediately available for comment.