JESS STARWOOD is an herbalist, forager and plant based chef. She has a Masters of Science degree in Herbal Medicine and training in holistic nutrition and mycology. Jess is the owner of SunRaven Apothecary in Thousand Oaks, California which offers a selection of locally wildcrafted herbal and medicinal mushroom products. She offers multi-course wild food dinners and teaches herbalism and wild food classes and workshops for adults and children.
As an adjunct to the 2019 Ojai Herbal Symposium she will present an 8-course wild-foraged gourmet dinner on Saturday evening, November 16, from 6:00 to 9:00 p.m. Reservations for this special event are not included in symposium registration. See this page for details.