Kinship as a Catalyst for Social Activism & Community

In September, I had the extreme opportunity to present at the 2019 Black Communities Conference with my sister Ashley Drakeford and my cousin Kyle Reeder on The Dinner Table at Canterbury Court: Kinship as a Catalyst for Social Activism & Community. The session focuses on our dinner conversations and our work in organizing around foodContinue reading “Kinship as a Catalyst for Social Activism & Community”

reMIX the BLOCK

This summer I had the incredible opportunity to design an new program for the Prince George’s County Planning Department’s Collegiate Internship and Summer Youth Employment Program participants. Remix The Block was designed to increase interns’ awareness and interest in the Urban Planning career field and to gain input from young people on what their desiredContinue reading “reMIX the BLOCK”