Nikki Lastreto

Founder & CEO, Swami Select brand

Nikki Lastreto spent several years developing her writing and marketing skills working at The San Francisco Chronicle and KRON-TV. Now settled in Mendocino County, Nikki is a founder and CEO of Swami Select brand of cannabis flowers, a respected cannabis journalist and the head flower Judge at the prestigious Emerald Cup since it began in 2003. As a strong voice for women, she shapes the industry, educating consumers, cultivators and politicians about the value of pure cannabis cultivated using organic methods.