Mike Wise is a professional wakeskater and National Champion with The University of Texas where he graduated with a degree in Radio-Television-Film. He began growing cannabis in 2005 before being arrested and spending 2 years in a Texas prison. In 2014, he moved to Colorado and filmed: ‘Illegally Alive’, a documentary that is focused on several families who uprooted their lives to obtain access to medical cannabis for their children. As a caregiver, he has made cannabis oil for over 2,500 patients and cured his own crohn’s disease by ingesting the very same oil.
After moving to Amsterdam and launching his own company, OG Labs Genetics, he has traveled the world in search of more information and data on the cannabis plant; most recently to Africa with Rick Simpson. Mike is a photographer for The Cannabis Project and is an educated advocate and activist often seen at various State Capitol and City Hall buildings speaking on behalf of cannabis patient rights.
He fights for the repeal of prohibition, and is most notably known for his work as an activist filmmaker, public speaker, gonzo journalist, and medicine man. He also is a Producer on Greg Palast’s latest film: ‘The Best Democracy Money Can Buy’.”
For more information about Mike please go to any of the social links below, including his SDZ page including his YouTube Channel.