Gabriella Nelson

Gabriella Nelson is a mother, city planner, and curator possessing a strong interest at the confluence of urban planning, public health, and design. She currently works at a national nonprofit organization, building grassroots power to make progress toward community-driven health policy change at the local, state, and national level. Gabriella has lectured widely on topics of maternal-child health, city planning, and advocacy, including at TEDxPhiladelphia. She identifies as a problem-solver, an inquisitive thinker, and a creative person whose experiences and opinions are deeply rooted in her womanhood, motherhood, and Blackness.