Meet Priya, Vice President of Conservation Programs at the National Parks Conservation Association. Prior to her current position, Priya was a Commissioner for the Colorado Oil and Gas Conservation Commission. Before that Priya coordinated and led interdisciplinary teams at state, national and international scales for nonprofits, state, and federal agencies.

Priya is passionate about inclusivity, equity, and diversity, and has served as a mentor for Next100Colorado, designed to help seasoned and emerging leaders of color in Colorado. Read more about Priya at NPCA or listen to her more personal journey at Sci&Tell.