Tj Sykes is a Richmond Native, Artist and Author. He enjoys hiking, skating, riding bikes and meditating. His journey to gardening started when he started his first gardening job in Richmond through youth works in 2014. His work as the Ujima Program Manager primarily focuses on coordinating the Summer SYAP program and supporting Crescent Park community members learn more about gardening and organic sustainable living. Tj is excited to meet new community members and connect them with the available resources.