Born and raised in West Philadelphia, Alkebu-Lan first got involved with food justice and urban farming in 2015. Before joining POP, he served as the farm director of Mill Creek Urban Farm in West Philadelphia. He has taught a variety of workshops on biochar and other soil building practices. In his current role, Alkebu-Lan provides support and training to city orchards, with a focus on those in West Philadelphia.
Last updated: Apr 28, 2023