Cassondra "Khadijah" Adams is originally from Sugar Land, Texas. She started her first business while raising four sons as a single mother. Khadijah Adams has been a full-time entrepreneur since 1997. She entered the cannabis industry in 2014 by way of the Colorado market. She began investing in cannabis-related companies shortly thereafter and formed MIPR Holdings, where she served as the founder and senior managing partner for 3-1/2 years and was responsible for consulting and connecting accredited investors to viable investment opportunities in the space.
In June 2017, MIPR, LLC, and MIPR Holdings, LLC was later acquired by C. E. Hutton, LLC, a business development and management firm in Denver, Colorado, where Ms. Adams currently sits on the Board of Managers as the Vice President. She is also the Founder of The GreenStreet Academy, an online educational platform that teaches the basics of investing in the marijuana industry, and the co-author of The Minority Report, an annual marketing analysis of Minority-owned companies in the cannabis and hemp industries.
Ms. Adams sits on the Advisory Board of The Color of Cannabis (TCC) 2020-2021 and is the Chair of the Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Committee (DEIC) of the National Cannabis Industry Association (NCIA) 2020-2021, Advisory Board Member of Calyxeum (MI) and a Board Member of Cannabis Can (Ohio).
Khadijah is the founder of Khadijah Adam s, LLC dba "Girl, Get That Money," a business empowerment and coaching movement. Her goal is to empower women in business by providing them with the resources and tools needed to help them become successful. Ms. Adams is a motivational speaker and published author of "Rewriting Your Mental Script – 8 Mindsets That Defeat Self Sabotage".