Ms Julia Germaine
Julia Germaine is a cofounder and the corporate development director of Temescal Wellness of Massachusetts, a vertically integrated medical and adult-use marijuana company with four facilities across Massachusetts: cultivation and product manufacturing in Worcester, and retail dispensaries in Hudson, Framingham and Pittsfield. Temescal was the first company to open multiple adult-use retail locations in Massachusetts and has built a workforce of 75 since operations commenced in May 2018. Julia has worked in the Massachusetts cannabis industry since 2013 and led Temescal’s MA start-up efforts including real estate development, construction project management, licensing and permitting, community relations and compliance. She has a bachelor’s degree in biology and a master of fine arts degree in poetry. Prior to entering the cannabis industry, Julia held operational roles with multiple technology start-ups and nonprofits. She lives in Worcester.