Akiima Price

Akiima Price, a nationally respected thought leader at the intersection of social and environmental issues and the relationship between nature and community well-being, is a Regional Environmental Champion

Currently, Akiima works with the National Park Foundation and the National Park Service to build a friends group for Anacostia Park which includes River Terrace Park, Kenilworth Park and Aquatic Gardens, and the Frederick Douglass Historic Home. This group will ultimately use Anacostia Park to engage Ward 7 & 8 families in activities that support mental health, physical health, and social well-being.

From her early career experiences as a National Park Service Interpretation Ranger in Boulder City, Nevada to her national work with environmental and social service organizations, Price has cultivated more than 20 years of experience into cutting-edge best practices in trauma-informed environmentalism.


 

Akiima Price