Staff Bio: Kayley Whalen

Kayley is an activist who works at the intersections of racial justice, LGBTQ issues, humanism, disability advocacy, immigration and drug policy reform. She is the Digital Strategies and Social Media Manager at the National LGBTQ Task Force and on the Leadership Committee of the Trans United Fund. She is multi-racial Latina/white. She skated with the DC Rollergirls under the name “Lenore Gore” for 5 years and her story “Talk Derby To Me” was published in the Lambda award-winning anthology Gender Outlaws the Next Generation. Kayley has a B.A. in English Literature and a minor in Women’s Studies from Swarthmore College. You can follow her on Twitter @lenoregore.