Too expensive, not reliable and not made for everyone. Electric vehicles have long been seen as out of reach and inconvenient. Is that really the case? Dr. Shelley Francis, co-founder of EVHybridNoire (a national network of diverse electric vehicle drivers and owners), is on a mission to amplify and elevate the conversation surrounding lower emissions and how it leads to a healthier lifestyle for all communities. We spoke with Dr. Francis to learn more about EVHybridNoire, their view on the recent push for banning internal combustion engine (ICE) vehicles in California and the need for building a more convenient EV infrastructure.