Marcos Trinidad

Marcos Trinidad is the Director at the Audubon Center at Debs Park in Los Angeles, CA where he's fostered relationships with low-income communities of color, transformed the field of environmental literacy by challenging its political potential. Marcos is also the co-director of LA's Environmental Professionals of Color chapter where he advances equity, inclusion, and diversity.

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Closing the Gap: Environmental Education Means Amplifying the Power of Communities to Make Systemic Change

In this month’s interview, Marcos Trinidad, Director at the Audubon Center at Debs Park, explores the ways in which community engagement isn’t just important to effective environmental educators — rather, environmental educators must critically focus on integrating environmental education into community organizing and activism if we hope for it to be truly impactful in the day-to-day lives of students and communities.