Ifetayo first joined the Drug Policy Alliance as an intern in 2013 and has been an integral part of the Communications staff since 2016. She has shared her experience of being personally impacted by the drug war, and plays an instrumental role in developing DPA's voice and perspective with LGBTQIA+ audiences. As Marketing Coordinator, Ifetayo manages DPA's social media channels, and works in creative development, marketing, inventory management, distribution of promotional materials, and coordination and sponsorship of DPA's presence at third-party events. Ifetayo also contributes to digital advertising and assists in posting web content, as well as other special projects. She is from Charleston, South Carolina and has a B.A. in History and African Studies from Smith College.
Presentation: “The Importance of POC Only Spaces"
Ifetayo founded the People of Color Psychedelic Collective with Duane David in November 2017 with a mission to highlight and engage the work of people of color in psychedelics. She has spoken about her experience on National Public Radio and HuffPost Live.