Afiya Ervin

Title/Position

Communications Intern

Department

Communications

Pronouns

she/her/hers

After participating in the Elijah Cummings Youth Program and Writers in Baltimore Schools, Afiya Ervin has published poetry on major platforms such as The Baltimore Sun, The Washington Post, The Fader.com, and on billboards in Baltimore, Maryland. She was later invited to Yara Shahidi’s 18x18 #WeVoteNext2018 event in LA. Afiya has also spent time working for urban farms in Baltimore City and with various grassroots organizations to continue her work of mobilizing and strengthening communities. She is currently a Screenwriting and Animation Major at Morgan State University.