Green Festival Speakers

Jourdan Keith


Keith is the founder and director of Urban Wilderness Project (UWP), providing culturally based storytelling, restoration and wilderness programs rooted in social change. She believes that shifting our mindset so that we see ourselves as a part of the natural world is critical to restoring the ecology of our communities; reducing urban and domestic violence; and acknowledging and healing historical injustices. Keith's work as a literary artist, environmental educator, community organizer and social justice advocate informs her ongoing development of the R U An Endangered Species?™ curriculum and community workshops.