Sekita Grant is the Vice President, Programs, of The Solutions Project and serves on the Board of the Center for Progressive Reform.
Sekita Grant is an environmental policy and social justice strategist. She is the Vice President, Programs, at The Solutions Project, overseeing grantmaking, policy research, and impact strategy support for more than 100 frontline leaders innovating in models for a regenerative economy across the country, including Puerto Rico. She is also an environmental justice lecturer at Sacramento State University. Sekita has been a consultant supporting changemakers in equitable climate policy and narratives.
She worked previously as a Climate Justice Fellow with the Emerson Collective and recently completed a fellowship with the Florida Sea Grant and University of Florida Law Conservation Clinic. Prior to that, Sekita worked as the Policy and Impact Strategy Manager for the Emerson Collective, as Legal Counsel for the Greenlining Institute's Environmental Equity team, as a sustainability and human rights consultant for Business for Social Responsibility, and as a policy advisor at the California Energy Commission in Sacramento.
She lives with her partner and splits time between the Bay Area, California, and San Juan, Puerto Rico.