©2018 by Green Wolverine.

OUR FOUNDERS

Present at 6 Universities Across the Nation:

UM - Ann Arbor (Ross), UM - Dearborn, Syracuse, Binghamton, Maryland, Lehigh

Founder/Executive Director

Ann Arbor, MI

Adam Rosenberg is an experienced cannabis and hemp industry specialist. While attending the University of Michigan Ross School of Business, Rosenberg founded the nation's first cannabis business student organization, Green Wolverine. In less than two years, he expanded the organization to 4 states and earned sponsorships from some of the most well-known companies in the industry including MedMen, Precision Extraction Solutions, and Weedmaps. Rosenberg was also named a ZLI Entrepreneurship Challenge Finalist for his hemp-focused venture, HEMPOWER Detroit, and is a Guest Lecturer for cannabis topics at the University of Michigan College of Pharmacy.

In addition, Rosenberg has worked six months as a patient consultant at a provisioning center in Ann Arbor and spent a summer in California as the first-ever intern at The Arcview Group (cannabis market research leader and largest angel investor network). In the summer of 2018, he provided guidance for investment opportunities at a cannabis-focused venture capital firm in New York City, Tress Capital. That same year, he was published as a collaborator in The Green Regulatory Arbitrage, a white paper focused on investing in cannabis stocks.

In 2019, Rosenberg owned and operated a 30-acre high-CBD cannabis cultivation project in North Carolina, Oasis Botanicals. He led the operation from seed to a successful harvest in the Fall before returning to Michigan to continue his mission of leading the next generation of cannabis industry professionals.

JAKE DRUCKMAN

Founding President, Syracuse

Syracuse, NY

Jake Druckman is a rising senior and Founding President of Green Wolverine-Syracuse. He successfully recruited 60 new members in his organization’s first active year. Jake is a Sustainable Energy Management major in the honors program at SUNY ESF (Environmental Sciences and Forestry) and has minors in Economics and Management. Jake’s passion for exploring innovative and progressive markets has fueled his work for Green Wolverine. Jake will lead his chapter into their 3rd active semester in Fall 2018.

VIRAJ MEHTA

President, Binghamton

Binghamton, NY

Viraj is a junior studying Business Analytics at the School of Management in Binghamton University. He has been named to the Dean’s list every semester at Binghamton University and am part of Tau Sigma National Honor Society.

 

He dedicates his full time and efforts to the legal cannabis sector, exploring various opportunities and engaging in MJBizCon and the Asian Hemp Summit. Viraj's forward thinking began in high school with his own ebay consignment company and a fitness application startup.

WILLY VLASIC

Founding President, University of Michigan - Dearborn

Dearborn, MI

Willy began his collegiate studies as a Film Production Major at the University of Miami. Once he realized he had a strong desire to enter the cannabis industry, he transferred home to University of Michigan - Dearborn, and changed paths by joining the College of Business at Dearborn. Shortly thereafter, Willy began researching the science behind cannabis cultivation, and closely followed the industry in Michigan, and the country as a whole. Since then, Willy formed the 5th Green Wolverine Chapter nationally (at Dearborn), and has been positioning himself to enter the industry in Michigan upon graduation. Willy has recently begun a Summer Internship as a Cultivation Apprentice at a large-scale recreational cannabis production facility in Vancouver, Washington, and looks forward to pursuing a full-time career in this remarkable industry.

Board of Directors:

  • Chairman of the Board: Adam Rosenberg, Founder/Executive Director, Green Wolverine

  • Jackie Becerra, Chief of Staff, Weedmaps

  • Francis J. Priznar, Senior VP and Chief Compliance Officer, The Arcview Group

  • Matt Abel, Executive Director, Michigan NORML

  • Nick Tennant, CEO, Precision Extraction Solutions

  • Mark Passerini, Co-Founder, OM of Medicine

  • Steve Rich, Attorney, Cannabis Counsel, P.L.C.

  • Dr. Eric Fretz, Faculty Lecturer, University of Michigan