Ackie Adams is a long time supporter of Healthy Gulf. She has worked for 15 years leading efforts in Dallas, to educate and organize Aveda salons during Earth Month raising funds to support the work of Healthy Gulf and other environmental partners. Through her work, Ackie has helped Healthy Gulf reach hundreds of Aveda salon staff who spread the word about our efforts to protect the Gulf and its waters. Although currently a Texas resident, Ackie grew up in coastal Mississippi and she is still very attached to the area. She is a mother of two and serves on their school’s PTA Environmental Committee as the Vice Chair.