Appearances

Selected Trainings & Workshops for Adults

  • “Working with LGBTQA+ Youth in School”1.5 hour training
    • Keene Central School District (7-12), February 15, 2017
    • Berkshire Country Day School (PreK-8), January 11-12, 2017
    • Sharon Springs Central School District (K-12), October 7, 2016
    • Willsboro Central School District (K-12), September 1, 2016
  • Supporting Trans* & Gender Non-Conforming Students”Half day training
    • Chazy Rural School District (7-12), October 4, 2016
    • Beekmantown Central School District (7-12), September 7, 2016
    • Chateaugay Central School District (7-12), September 2, 2016
  • “101: Understanding Gender & Sexuality in Schools”Full day training
    • Champlain Valley Educational Services (BOCES), March 2, 2017
    • Franklin-Essex-Hamilton BOCES, May 23, 2016
    • Champlain Valley Educational Services (BOCES), February 29, 2016
  • “201: Continuing to Support Trans/GNC Students”Full day training
    • Champlain Valley Educational Services (BOCES), April 28, 2017
  • “Families Supporting an Inclusive School Community”1.5 hour training
    • Berkshire Country Day School (PreK-8), January 11-12, 2017
  • “Creating an Inclusive Queer Health Curriculum”1.5 hour training
    • Taconic Hills Central School District, March 18, 2016

SELECTED TRAININGS & WORKSHOPS FOR YOUTH

Selected Guest Lectures, Panels, & OTHER Conference WORKSHOPS

  • “Schools in Transition Workshop,” National Education Association (NEA) Conference on Racial and Social Justice, June 28, 2017
  • “Substance Use and LGBTQ Communities Panel,” Supporting LGBTQ Clients: Clinicians Conference; Sponsored by the MaeBright Group, Massachusetts Department of Public Health (Bureau of Substance Abuse Services & Office of Youth and Young Adult Services), Massachusetts Department of Mental Health, and Massachusetts Commission on LGBTQ Youth, May 16, 2017
  • Bully: Film Talk-Back Panel,” Saratoga Film Forum, October 14, 2013

KEYNOTE ADDRESSES 

  • “Supporting LGBTQ Clients: Clinicians Conference;” Sponsored by the MaeBright Group, Massachusetts Department of Public Health (Bureau of Substance Abuse Services & Office of Youth and Young Adult Services), Massachusetts Department of Mental Health, and Massachusetts Commission on LGBTQ Youth, May 16, 2017
  • “NYSED Guidelines for TGNC Students,” New York United Teachers (NYSUT), January 30, 2016

Selected Media Appearances

  • “New York schools remain hostile for many LGBTQ secondary students, GLSEN Report Finds”. GLSEN National, January 2017.
  • “Planned Parenthood diversifies transgender services”. Register-Star, December 2016.
  • “Coalition rallies with Muslims against ‘KKK Presidency”. Altamont Enterprise, December 2016.
  • “Hudson Pride gets funds to support LGBT elders”. Register-Star, November 2016.
  • “LGBTQ advocates lobby in Albany”. NYSUT United, June 2016.
  • “Schenectady’s gay community shows solidarity with Orlando”. Daily Gazette, June 2016.
  • “Community event to support LGBTQ youth”. Your NiskayunaMarch 2016.
  • “LGBT Advocates: Conversion Therapy”. TWC News, February 2016.
  • “Groups working together for a more inclusive BCHS”. Bethlehem Schools, Dec 2015.
  • “Visibility club prepares for Spirit Day”. Daily Gazette, October 2015.
  • “Student protests after school tells him he can’t wear drag”. WAMC, October 2015.
  • “Special Report: Growing up transgender”. News 10, August 2015.
  • “State Ed Dept cracks down on discrimination against trans students”. WNYT, July 2015.
  • “Local school district considers bathrooms”. CBS 6 Albany, December 2014.
  • “Pride Forum: Safety For All Ups Performance”. Register-Star, April 2014.
  • “Impact Show with Barbara Brabetz”. Open Stage Media, September 2013.