Akeima Young (she/her) stands at the intersection of creativity and impact. With experience in video production, film creation, and storytelling, Akeima masterfully weaves narratives that resonate deeply, transforming abstract concepts into captivating visuals. Her roots as a dynamic producer are evident in every project she undertakes, from intimate film pieces to expansive productions. Notably, Akeima’s dynamic portfolio is a testament to her caliber and versatility. She played a pivotal role in sculpting impactful ads and paid media strategies for Stacey Abrams’ campaign, a testament to her ability to channel narratives for political influence. Beyond politics, her collaboration with brands like Chick-fil-A and Gatorade showcases her adeptness at tailoring content to diverse audiences and industries. Akeima brings an unparalleled depth of insight and understanding of audience targeting and a proven track record of galvanizing engagement through visual storytelling.
About Alabama Values
Alabama Values is a grassroots communication organization that engages and educates the community around issues impacting their front door. They aim to raise awareness and break down barriers to civic participation for communities across the state by supporting organizations advocating for pro-democracy policies, providing messaging leadership, and launching campaigns to boost civic engagement and education!
Akeima on being an Unstoppable Voters Fellow
“Through this training and mentorship, I hope to improve my technical and creative skills and also cultivate a deeper understanding of the role that artistic activism plays in inspiring social change. The power of artistic activism to break down complex issues and inspire positive change is more crucial than ever.”– Akeima Young, Creative Advocacy Director, Alabama Values