Guests

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/Workshops
Jean Adams, Toby Adams Jean is Volunteer Coordinator,Intersex & Genderqueer Recognition Project. Toby Adams Esq. And members of Intersex & Genderqueer Recognition Project

Legal Updates, Intersex & Nonbinary Round Table

B.J. Fadem  Attorney

Legal Updates,  Intersex & Nonbinary Round Table, Bottom Surgery

LGBTQ Speakers Bureau of the LGBTQ Youth Space & LGBTQ Wellness youthspace.org

‘Empowerment in Storytelling

Leigh Ann Hildebrand Community.Gender-affirming Clothing and Fit.
Maxwell Ali-Kinney A Humorous Look at Living with Mental Barriers & Substance Abuse Disorder
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.
Intersex & Nonbinary Round Table, show. 
Carlos H. Morales Carlos is a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist Gender Specialist at Kaiser SF in Adult Psychiatry and the Gender Pathways Clinic in SF. Also in private practice in downtown SF provide gender identity related therapy, sex therapy and work with alternative sexual communities.

Trans narratives & gender Journeys; + Gender Affirming Services at Kaiser

United Methodist Church deacon; a transgender woman who is actively engaged in social justice and the advancement of LGBTQ+ concerns within our communities & world;
Transgender Journeys: A walk towards wholeness of the mind, body, and soul
Dee Shull Community, Intersex & Nonbinary Round Table
 Joanne Sterpin Community; Friends & Lovers
Lida Vala Lida is a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist who offers gender affirming therapy in her private practice in Campbell, California and is also the Gender Specialist at Kaiser Santa Clara Child Psychiatry department. (www.lidavala.com)

Trans narratives & gender Journeys; + Gender Affirming Services at Kaiser

Kelsey Pacha Kelly is a transman & consultant providing training to organizations to increase their competency in LGBTQ issues. He has served on the board of *Trans Bodies Trans Selves.* https://kelseypacha.com/

Transgender Journeys: A walk towards wholeness of the mind, body, and soul

Alyss Swanson Alyss Swanson is a transgender woman, deacon in the United Methodist Church, and pastoral psychotherapist practicing at Process Therapy Institute in Campbell. (http://www.processes.org/therapist/alyss/)

Transgender Journeys: A walk towards wholeness of the mind, body, and soul

Sera Fernando Sera Fernando is the Outreach Director for Microsoft’s GLEAM ERG and a Microsoft Store Store Manager. As an independent D&I communications consultant and social activist, she serves as the Chief Diversity Officer for Silicon Valley Pride and works with many LGBTQ+ organizations from Lesbians Who Tech to the Billy DeFrank Center. Storyteller, manga collector, closet cosplayer, and milk tea critic. Passion in empowering billions. Say hi.

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