CEO and Founder, ISeeChange
Julia Kumari Drapkin is dedicated to connecting communities to each other and their changing environment, Julia Kumari Drapkin is the CEO and founder of ISeeChange. Drapkin founded ISeeChange after over a decade of reporting natural disasters and climate change across the globe and in her own backyard on the Gulf Coast. Under her leadership, ISeeChange has received national and regional awards, as well as recognition by the Obama White House Climate Data Initiative, NASA, MIT Solve, Echoing Green, Grist, the American Association for the Advancement of Science, and TechStars. Prior to journalism, Julia did anthropology research for seven years in Central America.