Kia Marie, also known as The Notorious K.I.A. is an all-around creative and entrepreneur from NYC that uses her platform to empower women to live their most unapologetic self. As an industry leader, she inspires her audience get more creative with their wardrobe and live a more sustainable life by sharing thrifting tips, outfit styling ideas, DIY’s, and wardrobe transformations. The Brooklyn native is also a sneaker aficionado and created #SneakersAndSustainabilty which bridges the gap between culture and climate. She lives by the quote “Less consuming and more creating!” She has worked with numerous brands and has been featured on online media outlets such as BET, Teen Vogue, The Zoe Report, Manrepeller, Who What Wear, Harper’s Bazaar, InStyle, Essence, Refinery 29, & Black Enterprise.