Kimani Anderson was born and raised in Brooklyn, NY. Anderson is a junior and a student athlete at University of North Carolina – Asheville, majoring in Political Science and Sociology. When not participating in track and field, Anderson serves as a peer mentor, member of the order of Pisgah which is a group of students that help host university sanctioned events. He is also a member of the Political Science Club, and a member of the German club. Starting this semester, he will be serving as a intern for the Center for Diversity Education as Everybody's Environment Liaison. He has previously worked for the Conservation Trust for North Carolina and Blue Ridge Forever as a communications intern. Kimani is excited to bridge the gap between underserved people and non-profit organizations through his work. Through his work with Everybody's Environment, an organization that pairs people of color with environmental organizations he wants to continue to protect land and communities across the country and world for the enjoyment of present and future generations.