Wanda James Is No Mary To Jane

Wanda James doesn’t like to think of herself as “the first.”

“When somebody brought it to our attention at some point or another, it was completely shocking to me,” James told The Root. “I just don’t think any black person should be the first and only in this industry in 2016. You know what I mean?”

But there’s no shrugging off her history-smashing, future-shaping achievements.

via The Pioneer: Wanda James, the 1st Black Woman to Own a Marijuana Dispensary, Gets Real