Kabira Stokes

Kabira Stokes is the Founder and CEO of Isidore Electronics Recycling, an electronics recycling company that offers job training and placement to previously incarcerated people in Los Angeles. Kabira holds a Master’s degree in public policy from the University of Southern California with a focus in Prison Re-entry Policy and Environmental Governance. She has consulted for the non-profit Green For All; worked for the City of Los Angeles as Senior Field Deputy for City Council President Eric Garcetti, focusing on Public Safety and Youth Development issues; and was a co-founder of the Young Progressive Majority (YPM) of Los Angeles, a 5,000-member organization dedicated to increasing young voter turnout and education in Southern California. Kabira is a graduate of Vassar College with a Bachelor’s degree in Sociology and Spanish, and in 2010, was the recipient of the “Emerging Giant of Justice” award from CLUE Los Angeles.

Organization: Isidore Electronics Recycling

Related Challenge: Beyond Waste