Drakirah is a Foster Care Family Worker at EVOLVE Adoption & Family Services. She obtained her Bachelor’s Degree in Black Studies and Applied Psychology from the University of California, Santa Barbara. Drakirah has experience working with adults and youth struggling with mental health diagnoses. Drakirah is passionate about working with underrepresented populations, specifically gender minority youth and adults. Drakirah hopes to continue to inspire and provide support to underrepresented populations and raise awareness about the socio-economic issues this group faces. Outside of work, Drakirah enjoys spending time with her five animals, cooking meals, laughing with her husband, and being a sexual health advocate.