Meet Maverick Kelly: Innovative Cannabis Chef

We’re bringing our series of Black History Month IG takeovers to a close with the one and only @chef_maverick, a Los Angeles based chef who makes delicious, food sensitive cannabis edibles after having been diagnosed with Multiple Sclerosis and Crohn’s disease.⁠ Greatly influenced by her grandmother who was an infamous beautician, and an amazing cook from Little Rock, Arkansas, Chef …

Meet Lyneisha Watson: Rising Cannabis Journalist

Lyneisha Watson (@vivrantxsoul) is a rising cannabis journalist best known for her column High Folks, which was a biweekly feature with @hightimesmagazine. She is the first and only African-American woman to have her own column with the legendary publication. In 2018, she attended Yale’s THREAD Storytelling workshop to learn and develop her skills as a true storyteller. Her time at …

Meet Solonje Burnett: Cannavist and Co-Founder of Humble Bloom

To commemorate Black History Month this year, Rosebud partnered with social justice advocate, Kassia Graham to spotlight women of color making waves in the cannabis industry. As a black woman herself, Kassia wanted to hold a mirror to other women of color in cannabis and highlight the incredible, and oftentimes unseen, work that they contribute to the industry. We kicked …