Get ready form some amazing speakers
Today marks the 60 day countdown to The Lesbian Conference happening at The Harmony Gold Theater in Los Angeles on Saturday, June 21st. For awhile now you have likely heard, read or seen posts and tweets about this first-time event programmed for the lesbian, queer, bi and trans community. With a lot of excitement we are pleased to share the current speaker list and their topics for you to better understand what is planned for this day of sharing insight, inspiration and information through storytelling, panels and discussion. Don’t wait to get your seat as tickets are selling fast!
This list will continue to grow as we announce other exciting and dynamic speakers so continue to check our website as well for details. Here goes…
Cleo Anderson, Spoken word artist and poet
o Confessions of a Brunette Sidekick. It’s about my intersectionality identity as a young queer woman of color.
Kayce Brown, Founding team GaymerX and COO of anti-bullying organization ‘Be More Heoric’
o Gaming and Bullying.
Tamika Butler, Board Co-chair, National Center for Lesbian Rights (NCLR)
o How far have we come? A look at the landscape of the LBTQ rights movement.
Lauren Costine, Ph.D., Licensed Psychologist, educator, writer, activist
o How a Little Known Myth Changed My Life.
Kristen Kavanaugh, Former Marine & Military Acceptance Project (MAP) Co-founder
o Being a Lesbian Serving Under the Military’s ‘Don’t Ask Don’t Tell (DADT)’ Policy.
Regina F. Lark, Ph.D., CPO
o De-Clutter 101: Change your life, find a girlfriend or keep the one you have!
Mary Malia, Gay Girl Dating Expert
o Co-moderating the conference and panel moderator.
Karen McCrocklin, Storyteller, writer and radio host
o Out from the Inside.
Bridget McManus, Actor, comedian and artist
o True to You: Be Out In All Aspects of Your Life.
Shannon Wentworth, Entrepreneur, voluntourista and dirt farmer
o Do a little – a lot. How many small actions can make significant social and environmental change.
- Dating, Relationships & Sexuality
o Moderator: Mary Malia, Panelists: Linda Santiman (MFT, Therapist), Kim Rosenberg (Founder/CEO of Mixology), Meaghan Novinskie (Founder, COO Mixology)
o Moderator: Karen McCrocklin, Panelists: Shirin Papillon (CEO One More Lesbian – OML), Christin Mell (CEO Tello Films) and Rolla Selbak (Director of Kiss Her I’m Famous)
We hope you can join us in Los Angeles for a thought-provoking day and it will also be a great opportunity to meet new people and make new friends. Please share the details, follow us on Facebook to stay in touch and BUY your ticket now.
And if you would like to sponsor the event, please drop us an email at email@example.com
Thanks and have a great week,
The Lesbian Conference