During Women’s History Month Benzinga is highlighting some of the top female innovators in the cannabis industry.

In today's edition, we're looking into the scientific sector. These experts are driving scientific innovation across the industry, from research and development to decontamination technology, food science, and more.

Here are three of the leading women in the cannabis industry who are shaping the future of the field.

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Seng Robertson

Seng Robertson, technical director of cannabis research & development at Boston Beer Company Inc (NYSE: SAM)'s TeaPot, has an extensive background in research, product development, and quality control in the CPG category. She brings this expertise to the cannabis beverage category, where she has played a key role in the successful launch of ready-to-drink, dry tea, and quick-dissolve formats.

Robertson is passionate about crafting consistent, reliable products that provide consumers with new options for cannabis consumption. As the technical director of cannabis research & development at BBCCC, a subsidiary of The Boston Beer Company, Robertson leads the research and product development of cannabis-infused beverages. She was one of the first to join Fluent Beverages, formed by the joint venture between Tilray (NASDAQ: TLRY) and AB InBev (NYSE: BUD), before joining BBCCC.

Jill Ellsworth

Jill Ellsworth MS, RDN, …

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