Rebecca is an Experienced Entrepreneur, Technology Professional, and Cannabis Advocate. She is the CEO of the first African American women-owned and operated Cannabis Cultivation and Processing Brand in the midwest, Calyxeum. She also leads a Cannabis consulting firm, community-based Nonprofit, and Social Equity incubator, The Detroit Cannabis Project.
Rebecca has over seven years of experience in the Legal Medical and Adult-Use Cannabis Industry. She has worked alongside the Bureau of Cannabis Control in California, The Michigan Regulatory Agency, and the City of Detroit during the development of their Social Equity
licensing programs. She has served on the State Board of NORML, National Board for the NCIA, and licensing experience in the Los Angeles, Maryland, and Michigan Cannabis markets.
Rebecca is a Serial Entrepreneur and has launched a successful gym franchise, a thriving technology consulting firm, and an End to End Cannabis incubator platform. She has lobbied on Capitol Hill in DC and the State Capitols for Michigan, Georgia, California and Maryland for Equity in Cannabis as well as Veteran Access to Medical Cannabis. Rebecca has also been featured at countless National Cannabis Conferences.
Rebecca holds a BS in Business from Florida A&M University, MBA from Booth School of
Business at the University of Chicago and a Masters in Supply Chain from Georgia Tech.