San Sankofa grew up in Delaware County, Pennsylvania. He joined the military service in 2009 and deployed to Afghanistan. He has been farming for the past five years on farms in California and Pennsylvania. San has completed Pasa’s two-year Diversified Vegetable Apprenticeship under the mentorship of New Morning Farm and Tooth of the Lion Farm and Apothecary. San has aspirations of starting his own farm business growing herbs, making teas, tinctures, and herbal smoke blends to help support fellow soldiers working through problems with stress, anxiety, depression, and insomnia.