Green Festival Speakers

Akeele Carter



Akeele Carter is the Program Manager of the Brighter Futures Program and a graduate of Solar Richmond's Installation Training Program. Founded in 2006, Solar Richmond serves the community through green-collar job training and placement in solar photovoltaic technology and solar thermal. Carter grew up in a family contracting business learning the administrative operations since the tender age of twelve. Carter lives in Richmond and is the proud mother of two teenage daughters. She is committed to bringing the many benefits of the green economy to her community.