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Our Team

Meet the Outright team

Outright’s greatness comes from diverse, talented people with varied perspectives who can be their whole selves in an equitable and inclusive environment.

Our team comes from 25 countries, working together to move the world forward to contribute to meaningful change and better lives for our LGBTIQ communities. 

Board of Directors

Roxanna Carrillo

Independent Consultant, New York City

Gigi Chao

Vice Chairman | Cheuk Nang (Holdings) Ltd., Hong Kong

Louise Chernin

Former President and CEO | Greater Seattle Business Association (GSBA), Seattle

Martin Dunn

President | Dunn Development Corp., New York

Cynthia Alison Fortlage

Gender Identity Speaker & Consultant | CAF Services, London

John Heilman

Professor | Southwestern Law School  and Adjunct Professor | USC Law School, West Hollywood

Jeff Holland

Senior Advisor | Afiniti, London

Fabrice Houdart

Founder & Executive Director | Association of LGBTQ+ Corporate Directors, New York

Hosh Ibrahim

Philanthropist, London

Micheal Ighodaro

Director, Global Policy Advocacy | Prevention Access Campaign, Washington, DC

Lanaya Irvin

CEO | Coqual, New York

Selam Kebrom

Conscious Tech Senior Lead | Camelback Ventures, Washington, D.C.

L. Camille Massey

Founding Executive Director of the Sorensen Center for International Peace and Justice | CUNY Law School, New York

Jeff Natter

Retired Public Health Executive, Seattle

Pedro Pina

Vice President, Head of YouTube Europe, Middle East and Africa (EMEA), London

Jennifer C. (Jenny) Pizer

Acting Chief Legal Officer | Lambda Legal, Los Angeles

Suzanne Rotondo

Founding Principal | Redshift Leadership, Philadelphia

Russell Roybal

Commissioner | State of California, San Diego

Suki Sandhu OBE

Founder & CEO | Audeliss & Involve, London

Aalap Shah

Head of Product and Design | Plume, New York

Kathy Teo

Founder and CEO | Xpointo Media Pte Ltd., Singapore

Elliot Vaughn

Managing Director and Senior Partner | The Boston Consulting Group, Inc., London

Our Team

All staff may not be included due to safety and security reasons. 

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Maria Sjödin

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Executive Director | USA

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Chandler Bazemore

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Senior Development Manager | USA

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Amie Bishop

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Senior Research Advisor | USA

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Elise Colomer-Cheadle

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Director of Development | USA

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Damon Clyde

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Senior Development Officer for Institutional Giving | USA

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Ging Cristobal

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Project Coordinator for Asia and Pacific Islands | Philippines

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Alberto de Belaunde

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Program Adviser - Global Advocacy | Peru

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Fox Deatry

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Director of Communications and Marketing | USA

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Cäcille Ealy

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Development Officer - Individual Giving | USA

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Khanyo Farisé

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Africa Advocacy Officer | South Africa

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J. Lester Feder

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Senior Fellow for Emergency Research | USA

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Neela Ghoshal

Senior Director of Law, Policy & Research | USA

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Hala Hassan

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Digital Communications Manager | USA

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Katie Hultquist

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Director of Leadership Giving | USA

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Paul Jansen

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Senior Director of Global Programs & Grantmaking | Spain

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Elle Owls

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Senior Human Resources Coordinator | USA

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Jessica Miller

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Senior Manager of Corporate Partnerships | USA

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Tenesha Myrie

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Caribbean Advocacy Officer | Jamaica

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Rikki Nathanson

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Senior Advisor - Global Trans Program | USA

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Hazel Olson-Dorf

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Communications and Content Associate | USA

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Andrew Park

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Senior Advisor, Inclusive Development | USA

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Laura Piazza

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Senior Program Manager, LBQ Connect Program | Belgium

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Grace Poore

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Senior Advisor Special Projects Asia | USA

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June Raymond

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Operations Assistant | USA

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Meg Rosensweet

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Executive Assistant | USA

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Faith Sadicon

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Asia and Pacific Program Officer | Philippines

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Andrew Schlager

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Development and Communications Assistant | USA

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Jonta Eliakim Saragih

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Indonesia Program Officer | Indonesia

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Leah Thompson

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Caribbean Advocacy Officer | Trinidad and Tobago

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Luiza Drummond Veado

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Senior Program Officer | USA

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Kevin Wanzor

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Head of Operations | USA