National Recreation and Park Association Recognizes Attiyya Atkins at "Best of the Best" Ceremony
Atkins awarded a Diversity Fellowship thanks to her leadership and contributions to diverse communities.
The NRPA Diversity Scholarship was awarded to two individuals from underrepresented groups in the parks and recreation community who have demonstrated outstanding contributions serving diverse communities.
"The NRPA National Awards and Scholarship Committee is pleased to honor the 2019 NRPA Awards, Scholarships and Fellowships recipients,"
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Atkins is a veteran communicator and founder of A+ Editing & Content Creation, an on-demand, full-service ghostwriting agency. Atkins also co-presented at the annual conference in Baltimore, Maryland, September 24-26, 2019 on environmental education and how the public can adapt to climate change. Atkins hopes to demonstrate the ways parks and their partners can adapt to environmental issues and raise conservation awareness by engaging students with hands-on, experiential, research-based STEAM (science, technology, engineering, art, and math) curricula.
Through her people-first method, Atkins has been able to marketing campaigns that engage the community in socially responsible causes, increase social media followings, and produce videos that encourage people to connect with nature. For more information, Follow her on Twitter: @Attiyya_sun