Speakers

Isabella Adinolfi
Member, Italy
European Parliament

Tamara Adrián
Deputy
National Assembly of Venezuela

Pablo Aguilera
Development Manager
R3D : Red en defensa de los derechos digitales

Raul Alvillar
Contributor
Fox News

Guy Anthony
President/CEO
Black Gifted and Whole Foundation

Nickie Antonio
Senator, District 23
Ohio Senate

Robert Biedron
Member, Poland
European Parliament

Everton Blair
Member, District 4
Gwinnett County Board of Education

John Blair
Deputy Secretary of State
New Mexico

Deb Butler
Representative, District 18
North Carolina House of Representatives

Lori Campbell
Director of Indigenous Student Services and Lecturer of Indigenous Studies
University of Waterloo

Jorge Andrés Cancimance
Putumayo Assemblymember
Colombia

Park Cannon
Representative, District 58
Georgia House of Representatives

Andrés Cano
Representative, District 3
Arizona House of Representatives

Candi Castleberry Singleton
VP of Diversity, Partnership Strategy and Engagement
Twitter

Sunu Chandy
Legal Director
National Women’s Law Center

David Cicilline
Representative, Rhode Island District 1
U.S. Congress

Angie Craig
Representative, Minnesota District 2
U.S. Congress

Michael Curtis
Deputy Head of Delegation
Delegation of the European Union

Julian Cyr
Senator, Cape & Islands District
Massachusetts Senate

Sharice Davids 
Representative, Kansas District 3
U.S. Congress

Alberto de Belaunde
Former Congressman 
Congress of Peru

Londyn De Richelieu
Civil Rights Activist

Knut Dethlefsen
Representative to the U.S. and Canada
FES

Marianne Duddy-Burke
Executive Director
DignityUSA

Ryan Fecteau
Representative, District 11
Maine House of Representatives

Fábio Felix
Deputy
Legislative Chamber of the Federal District, Brazil

Jorge Fernández Yépez
Founding Partner and Legal Advisor 
Fundación PAKTA

Deena Fidas
Managing Director
Out & Equal Workplace Advocates

Brian Fincheltub
Secretary and Director of Consular Affairs
Embassy of Venezuela

Diana Flynn
Litigation Director
Lambda Legal

Naomi Fontanos
Executive Director
Gender and Development Advocates (GANDA), Philippines

Richard Fowler
Contributor
Fox News

Earl Fowlkes
Chair, LGBTQ Caucus
Democratic National Committee

Randall Garrison
MP, Esquimalt—Saanich—Sooke
Parliament of Canada

Jaime M. Grant
Author and Activist

Sharita Gruberg
Director of Policy, LGBT Research and Communications Project
Center for American Progress

Lucinda Guinn
Executive Director
Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee

Deb Haaland
Representative, New Mexico District 1
U.S. Congress

Mary Hames
Chair 
The Triangle Project

Steve Hansen
Councilmember, District 4
Sacramento City Council

Chanelle Hardy
Strategic Outreach & Senior Partnerships Counsel
Google

Wendy Helgemo
Former Director of the AT&T Center for Indigenous Politics and Policy
George Washington University

Daniel Hernández
Representative, District 2
Arizona House of Representatives

Leslie Herod
Representative, District 8
Colorado House of Representatives

Jon Hoadley
Representative, District 60
Michigan House of Representatives

Rachel Hoff
Member
DC Republican Committee

Brad Hoylman
Senator, District 27
New York Senqate

Kathy Hubbard
Former First Lady
Houston

Megan Hunt
Senator, District 8
Nebraska Legislature

Ted Jackson
Disability Outreach Director
Democratic National Committee

Pramila Jayapal
Representative, Washington District 7
U.S. Congress

Andrea Jenkins
Councilmember, Ward 8
Minneapolis City Council

D’Arcy Kemnitz
Executive Director
National LGBT Bar Association 

Malcolm Kenyatta
Representative, District 181
Pennsylvania House of Representatives 

Mara Kiesling
Executive Director
National Center for Transgender Equality

James Kirchick
Visiting Fellow - Foreign Policy
Brookings Institution

Derek Kitchen
Senator, District 2
Utah Senate

Sydney Kopp-Richardson
Director, National LGBT Elder Housing Initiative
SAGE

Celinda Lake
President 
Lake Research

Michael Lavers
International News Editor
Washington Blade

Aryah Lester
Deputy Director
Transgender Strategy Center

Robeyoncé Lima
Deputy
Legislative Assembly of Pernambuco

Jessica Loya
National Policy Director
GreenLatinos

Steven Lopez
Director of Health Policy
UnidosUS

Jennifer Lu
Chief Coordinator
Marriage Equality Coalition Taiwan

Claire Lucas
Chair, Board of Directors
LGBTQ Victory Institute

Danilo Manzano
Director
Diálogo Diverso

Jeff Mauk
Executive Director
National Caucus of Environmental Legislators

Ben Masri-Cohen

Willard McCloud III
Vice President - Global Head of Diversity & Inclusion
Pfizer

Jerick Mediavilla

Sean Meloy
Senior Political Director
LGBTQ Victory Fund

Miguel Mesquita
Human Rights Specialist
IACHR, OAS

Peter Micek
General Counsel
Access Now

Matthew Miller

Anna Mmolai Chalmers
CEO
Lesbians, Gays and Bisexuals of Botswana (LEGABIBO)

Rikki Nathanson
Board Member
Outright Action International 

Tony Navarrete
Senator, District 30
Arizona Senate

Sam Park
Representative, District 101
Georgia House of Representatives 

Annise Parker 
President & CEO
LGBTQ Victory Institute

Beatriz Pedreira
Co-founder
Update Institute

Maritza Perez
Senior Policy Analyst, Criminal Justice Reform
Center for American Progress

Michaé Pulido
Policy Coordinator
[email protected] Coalition

Nii-Quartelai Quartey
Senior Advisor & National LGBT Liaison
AARP

Christine Quinn
Former Speaker
NYC City Council 

Lamont Robinson Jr., 
Representative, District 5
Illinois House of Representatives

Beatriz Gabriela Rodriguez
Founder and Board Chair
Amazona Foundation

Victoria M. Rodríguez-Roldán
Senior Policy Counsel
National LGBTQ Task Force

Danica Roem
Delegate, District 13
Virginia House of Delegates

Bamby Salcedo
President & CEO
[email protected] Coalition

Diego Sanchez
Director of Advocacy, Policy, and Partnerships
PFLAG

Bernie Sanders
Senator, Vermont
U.S. Senate

José Santoro
Adviser, LGBTI Rights
Party of European Socialists

Carl Schmid
Deputy Executive Director
The AIDS Institute

Paula Sebastião
Project Coordinator
Arquivo de Identidade Angolano

Sultan Shakir
Executive Director
SMYAL

Brian Sims
Representative, District 182
Pennsylvania House of Representatives

Carlos Guillermo Smith
Representative, District 49
Florida House of Representatives

Jennifer Snow
Director of Public Policy
National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI)

Jorge Soto
Director of Public Policy
National Fair Housing Alliance

Edgar Souza
Mayor
Lins, São Paulo

Pat Spearman
Senator, District 1
Nevada Senate

Mark Joseph Stern
Staff Writer
Slate

Mark Takano
Representative, District 41
U.S. Congress

Tori Taylor
Host
For Future Reference Podcast 

Arlando Teller
Representative, District 7
Arizona House of Representatives

Erin Thorn Vela
Staff Attorney
Texas Civil Rights Project

Brianna Titone
Representative, District 27
Colorado House of Representatives

Alex Valdez
Representative, District 5
Colorado House of Representatives

Paulina Vera
Professor
GW Law Immigration Clinic

Mary Washington
Senator, District 43
Maryland Senate

Leslie Watson Wilson
Director of African American Religious Affairs
People from the American Way 

Hannah Winnick
Program Director
Heinrich Böll Stiftung Washington, DC