Priya returned to City Kids after four years leading the Cities Connecting Children to Nature initiative at the National League of Cities’ Institute for Youth, Education, and Families. She served formerly as Middle School Programs Director at City Kids. Priya has tackled equity in public education, policy, and outdoor youth development along the Texas-Mexico border, in interior Alaska, and for the past ten years in DC. Priya serves on the Student Conservation Association (SCA) Board of Directors and holds degrees from the University of Notre Dame and UT Austin. You can often find her adventuring with her kids outdoors, in the backyard and backcountry.