35 min

Yanira Castro of Outdoor Afro on black leadership in the outdoors Showing UP with Lynsey Dyer

    • Arts

Yanira Castro is the communications director of Outdoor Afro, an organization that celebrates and inspires black connections and leadership in nature. In this episode, Yanira talks about the hike that inspired her to leave her finance job and join Outdoor Afro, her life changing trip to the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge, why Harriet Tubman was exemplified outdoorsmanship, and why black leadership in the outdoor industry is so important. 

Yanira Castro is the communications director of Outdoor Afro, an organization that celebrates and inspires black connections and leadership in nature. In this episode, Yanira talks about the hike that inspired her to leave her finance job and join Outdoor Afro, her life changing trip to the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge, why Harriet Tubman was exemplified outdoorsmanship, and why black leadership in the outdoor industry is so important. 

35 min

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