LaKeisha Wolf was born and raised in Pittsburgh, PA and is the Executive Director of Hill District-based non-profit Ujamaa Collective, focusing on the business affairs and cooperative development of emerging Africana women-owned craft enterprises. As a writer, LaKeisha uses her talents not only behind a mic presenting spoken word and sharing stages with established performers such as cellist Akua Dixon, but also providing marketing, public relations and communications support to a number of small businesses, artists, and non-profits across the city including the Alliance for Police Accountability. She has performed in the community-based arts organization, The Legacy Arts Project, Inc for over six years and has operated as a freelance dancer for other groups as well.