Nailah Pope-Harden serves as chair of EJCW’s board of directors and is based in Sacramento. She has spent the last five years improving transit options, walkability, food access, and overall quality of life for the south Sacramento community in which she lives. As the president of the Avondale Glen Elder Neighborhood Association, she is passionate about all work that lifts community and impacted voices. Nailah is a consultant for small nonprofit organizations and community groups. Nailah also serves on the board of directors for Gamaliel of California and the Capitol Region Organizing Project.