We’re very grateful to all of our guests for sharing their experiences, knowledge, and insights with us.
In addition to many local community members, our roster includes:
|Guest||Bio/Links to Workshops|
|Jean Adams, Toby Adams||Jean is Volunteer Coordinator,Intersex & Genderqueer Recognition Project. Toby Adams Esq. And members of Intersex & Genderqueer Recognition Project will present on current and upcoming advances in nonbinary and intersex legal rights across the country.|
|B.J. Fadem||Attorney; Changes in the Law and name.gender change, Intersex & Nonbinary Round Table , Bottom Surgery|
|Sarah Clark||Overcoming Internal Transphobia workshop|
|Aejaie Franciscus||Proprietor of Carla’s Social Club; Being a Trans Youth, with local youth|
|Sarah Clark||Community; high tech and spirituality. Overcoming Internalized Transphobia.|
|Leigh Ann Hildebrand||Community.Gender-affirming Clothing and Fit.|
|Melissa Mallory||Community. Makeup for FTM and MTF|
|Azaelea Hollinger||Community, Intersex & Nonbinary Round Table|
|Kellyn A. Lakhardt, LMFT||Kellyn Lakhardt is a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist and a Licensed Professional Clinical Counselor. He completed a BA in Psychology and a MA Degree focused in Social Clinical Psychology. He now works as a gender specialist in the Multi-Specialty Transitions (MST) Department for Kaiser Permanente. He found his passion working as a gender specialist out of a deeply personal, professional and political commitment to improving the healthcare access of the trans community.|
|Kathleen McConnell||Teaches courses on advocacy, civic life, gender studies, and rhetoric at SJSU|
LGBTQ Wellness Program Coordinator, FCS, A Division of Caminar for Mental Health. Mental Health
|Donny Mirasou, AKA Jean Bat||
Multi title holding and award winning drag king and trans performer, Donny Mirassou has been on the drag and burlesque stages for over 25 years. He has been called the King of American Night Flowers and is one of the only transman in burlesque and one of the top drag kings in the country.
He’s a part of Bad Influences Burlesques, Circus of Sin, House of Nox, The Imperial Star Empire, Dreamscapes, and tons of other troupes. He has performed for anyone from members of the US Congress to NASA scientists.
|Joanne Sterpin||Community. Friends & Lovers|
|Erika Cisneros, Jesslynn Rose||Erika Cisneros, one of our Outreach Workers and Jesslynn Rose, one of our amazing volunteers LGBTQ Programs @ The LGBTQ Youth Space
Family & Children Services of Silicon Valley a Division of Caminar; Face to Face
|Dee Shull||Community; local nonbinary person involved with the passage of SB179.|
|Fresh! White||Certified Mindfulness, Life & Career Coach, Diversity Trainer; Intersectionality.|