Speaker Details

Katie Rehwaldt

Park Partners Specialist
Washington D.C. Department of Parks & Recreation

Katie Rehwaldt is two decades into a career in community engagement and civic project implementation centered around the improvement of public spaces, environmental stewardship, and food security. In 2007, she co-founded Rooting DC, a free annual urban gardening and greening conference. In its 11th year, Rooting DC hosted dozens of speakers who volunteered to share skills with 1,400 participants.

Katie believes in leveraging the power of community to improve the quality of life for all citizens and is currently the Park Partners Specialist at the Washington D.C. Department of Parks and Recreation.