Alexis Dickerson

D.C. Urban Outreach Educator, Potomac River Environmental Education Program

Tenure at CBF: May 2016-Present


  • BA in American Studies and Ethnicities, minor Sociology, University of Southern California (USC)
  • Graduate work in Sociology, University of North Carolina (UNC) Chapel Hill
  • Certificate in Urban Sustainable Agriculture and Agribusiness, University of the District of Columbia
  • Master Gardener

Prior Experience:

  • Director of Programs, National Society of Black Engineers
  • Social Media and Advocacy, Sustainable Agriculture
  • Research and Teaching Assistant, Sociology and Epidemiology, UNC Chapel Hill
  • USC Alumni Relations and Programming
  • Child Advocacy, North Carolina Courts System

Favorite Quotes: "Tell me, and I forget. Teach me, and I remember. Involve me, and I learn."
– Chinese Proverb
“Not all classrooms have four walls” – Unknown

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