Dr. Gail Christopher will discuss the positive impacts on health and wellness that natural spaces can provide, and the keys for addressing disparities in access to those spaces that exist between white communities and communities of color.
Dr. Christopher is an award winning social change agent and former Senior Advisor and Vice President of the W. K. Kellogg Foundation. She is the visionary for and architect of the WKKF led Truth Racial Healing and Transformation (TRHT) effort for America. Over the last ten years she has had responsibility for several other areas of foundation programming. These include, Food, Health and Well-Being, Leadership, Public Policy, Community Engagement and place-based funding in New Orleans and New Mexico.