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Pronouns

They/them/theirs

Undergraduate Institution

Oberlin College

Graduate Institution

Farm School NYC and Sacred Vibes Apothecary

Position

Apprentice

Current Location

Bronx, NY

Hometown

Bronx, New York and Miami, Florida

Personal Interests

  • Science Fiction
  • Dessert
  • Nature

Professional Interests

  • Conservation
  • Land Stewardship
  • LGBTQ
  • Open Space Preservation and Parks
  • Recycling and Waste Management
  • Social/Environmental Justice and Equity
  • Urban and Regional Planning

Strengths

  • Communication
  • Empathy
  • Futuristic
  • Input
  • Strategic

Dyaami hails from the Bronx, New York and Miami, Florida. Dyaami completed an Environmental Studies major at Oberlin College, where they participated in facilitating, mediation, and conflict resolution through the Yeworkwha Belachew Center for Dialogue. While at Oberlin, Dyaami participated in DDCSP @ UW, where they did GIS research and assessment of community gardens throughout Seattle, Washington. After graduating, Dyaami completed a one year Conservation Diversity Fellowship position working on projects connected to OSI’s mission “...to provide public enjoyment, conserve habitat and working lands, and sustain communities.” Prior to OSI, Dyaami spent a summer interning in Florida’s Everglades National Park. Dyaami worked as a community organizer at Partnerships for Parks, connecting and supporting neighbors for the activation of their local parks. In 2019, Dyaami transitioned to healing work, self-employment, and becoming an apprentice for both herbalism and farming. Dyaami enjoys hiking and is a passionate advocate for environmental and social justice. Liberation, Love, Play, and Rest as much as possible!