Heather Lucas: Natural Relief Medical
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by Mississippi Women in Cannabis
10M ago
Meet Heather Lucas, a certified medical cannabis practitioner. Like many women in this industry, Heather is being led by a more purposeful cause. As a registered nurse practitioner, using medical cannabis to treat illnesses wasn't a new, foreign concept to Heather. However, when her mother became ill, Heather decided to take a closer look and ultimately begin a professional journey to help other families experience the relief that she and her mother discovered. Heather talks about the Mississippi Medical Cannabis Program and what patients can expect when applying for a medical card with the st ..read more
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Mariah Wells: Sweet Grass Dispensary
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by Candace McClendon
10M ago
Meet Mariah Wells, VP Managing Partner at Sweet Grass Dispensary, located in Biloxi Mississippi. Who said that you can't praise God and advocate for the medicinal use of cannabis?  In this super candid conversation, Mariah's bubbly, optimisic personality shines through as she talks about stepping out on faith by packing up her life and returning home, wearing a ton of hats as a dispensary Exec, and how Sweet Grass was designed with women in mind. Mariah takes us on a journey of her day-to-day life, and shares where Sweet Grass will be one year from now.  This episode is light-hearted ..read more
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Saunders Johansen: River Remedy
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by Candace McClendon
10M ago
Today, we're chatting it up with Saunders Johansen, Director of Retail Operations at River Remedy, a boutique cannabis company located in Byram Mississippi.  Saunders shares how she used her former retail experience to find her place in the industry, despite not having much knowledge about the plant prior to her current role. She also provides tips on how networking with the right people can help you land your next, big opportunity.  We learn about the day-to-day tasks of a retail executive, the quick wins, the barriers, the challenges, and where we hope the industry will be one year ..read more
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Grace Nicolas: Good Day Farm
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by Candace McClendon
10M ago
Grace Nicolas, Outside Sales Representative for Good Day Farm, is dropping nuggets for Mississippi cannabis patients and newly hired Budtenders. As a former Budtender, current patient and advocate, Grace takes us on a journey from the moment she decided to start a career in cannabis, to sitting her family down to tell them about her new career and alternative medicine choice, to now working with Dispensary owners and participating in patient access events. Grace's story is a true example of what it means to start where you can, invest in yourself and your knowledge, and mainfest where you want ..read more
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Yasmin Hayes: Borneo Bud
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by Candace McClendon
10M ago
Meet Director of Sales, Yasmin Hayes of Borneo Bud. Borneo Bud is a craft cultivation company located in Richland Mississippi. This candid conversation is jammed with inspiration as we talk about changing directions, life and business in the legal market, how to find the right information if you are new to the industry, and why there's nothing wrong with being called a stoner. We also talk about Yasmin's journey to cannabis, and how her upbringing positioned her to be a lifelong advocate for the medicine.  Borneo, as a brand, believes in providing patients with a unique, high quality expe ..read more
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Leading Ladies at Southern Crop: Kathleen Salmon & Yesenia Garcia
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by Candace McClendon
10M ago
This week, we're chatting it up with Kathleen Salmon (Chief Compliance Officer) and Yesenia Garcia (Chief Marketing Officer) of Southern Crop. Southern Crop was issued the first licenses for cultivation and processing in Mississippi. Both Kathleen and Yesenia talk about their specific job titles, their own unique journey into cannabis, how they are using their competitive past to forge a collaborative future. We are most inspired by their willingness to be transparent about barriers and challenges women face, and how they are using their platforms and expertise to not only educate those closes ..read more
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Jessica Robinson: Mississippi Cannabis Trade Association
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by Candace McClendon
10M ago
Jessica Robinson is an attorney by trade and the co-founder of the Mississippi Cannabis Trade Association. MSCTA was established in November 2020 with the hope of uniting the cannabis industry. The MSCTA aims to serve the diverse interests of the cannabis market from plant-touching to ancillary businesses, including, cultivation, processing, quality testing, manufacturing, retail, delivery, insurance, packaging, and various supporting services.  Jessica discusses the impotance of advocacy, education and community. She also talks about Initiative 65, the future of cannabis, and how she adv ..read more
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Kat King: Petal Consultants
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by Candace McClendon
10M ago
This week, we're catching up with Mississippi native, Kat King, Co-Founder of Petal Consultants. Kat candidly talks about her own journey to cannabis, how she is advocating for women, minorities, and underrepresented groups who are interested in entering the industry. She also dishes out practical advice on getting started if you have little to no knowledge of cannabis and its' many benefits. With a collected total of over forty years of hands-on experience in the cannabis industry, and having consulted on more than one million square feet of cannabis space, Petal Consultants is thrilled to me ..read more
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Cindy Higa: Southern Sky Brands
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by Mississippi Women in Cannabis
10M ago
Cindy Higa, Director of Marketing, at Southern Sky Brands joins us in Episode 1 to discuss her journey into the cannabis industry, how taking the first step can chnage your life, and offer up tips on how women can get involved and thrive in Mississippi's newest industry. We also talk all things Southern Sky, the culture of their team, what's it like to work as a Director of Marketing for one of the largest cannabis brands in Mississippi, and how they are championing for women just like you! You can learn more about Cindy by following her on Instagram (@theaudgirl). Keep up with Southern Sky Br ..read more
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