Genifer Murray, GENIFER M Co-Founder, and Visionary
With more than seven years in the cannabis industry, Genifer Murray is a pioneer and influential female leader, including president and founder at CannLabs, one of the first cannabis testing labs in the U.S., and she was a founding member of the Women’s CannaBusiness Network, which was a part of The National Cannabis Industry Association; this organization was the foundation for Women Grow. Murray lobbied for cannabis regulation, banking, and the 280E tax problem. She also served on the Governor’s Task Force in Colorado helping to implement Amendment 64 to end cannabis prohibition.
Murray is a leading advocate for legalization and responsible regulation, emphasizing the need for product safety, cannabis testing, and quality assurance, and has become a trusted resource for legislators, industry organizations, and the media. Murray’s dedication to quality assurance led her to become the founder and CEO of Carbon Blue Consulting, which provided testing and consulting services for cannabis labs.
Murray’s advocacy doesn’t stop at cannabis – she is also a major proponent of women’s rights. Her work with Women’s CannaBusiness Network helped move women to the forefront of an industry that is historically male-dominated. She is a board member of Flowering Hope, an organization that helps provide cannabis medicine to patients that can’t afford it. As a cannabis health and safety champion, Murray has been a driving force in the development of a credible and safe medical marijuana industry in Colorado and across the U.S. She continues to be an active advocate for changing the way people think, see and interact with cannabis.