Speaker Bio


Sarah Strickler

Sarah Strickler

Director, Community Relations, Grown Rogue

Sarah Strickler is Co-Founder and Director of Community Relations for Grown Rogue, a premier cannabis producer with operations in Oregon and Michigan. She has been with the company since its inception in 2016. The path to Grown Rogue started as Sarah and her Co-Founder and husband, Obie Strickler, started working with the Oregon Medical Marijuana Program. Their focus was around alternative health and providing high quality and safe medicine. This pursuit eventually led to the creation of Grown Rogue, which provides consumers with premium cannabis products that enhance life experiences and change lives for the better. This business has thrived and now includes distribution to multiple states.

Sarah is a Southern Oregon native, but left Oregon to attend the University of Hawaii, where she received a full ride Division I scholarship for basketball. Sarah played basketball and studied there for two years before returning home and attending Southern Oregon University, where she completed her Bachelor of Science in Communications in 2001. Sarah is on the boards of the DMA and the Rogue Valley Timbers and she and her husband spend a lot of their free time giving back to the community in various ways.