A profile on Rue Mapp, the founder of Outdoor Afro.

Renowned speaker, author, environmentalist, and business owner, Rue Mapp, is the founder and CEO of Outdoor Afro, a nonprofit organization and social community reconnecting African Americans with nature. Through community building and advocacy for nature, Mapp has created an inclusive and inspiring legacy. She now oversees a volunteer leadership team of 80 men and women from thirty states who continue her work and the mission of Outdoor Afro.