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Show Me Pride Summit 2021 Keynote Speaker: Jeff Perkins
April 30, 2021 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Show Me Pride Summit Keynote Title: Carve the Space: Building Your Community on Campus and Beyond
Jeff Perkins (he/him/his) is an educator, writer, artist, and social justice advocate from Kansas City, Missouri. Jeff is passionate about empowering marginalized communities through higher education and the creative arts. He is interested in work that deals with educational equity and college access, specifically looking through an intersectional lens of race, ethnicity, class, and LGBTQ identities. He received both his BA in English-Creative Writing and MEd in Educational Leadership and Policy Analysis from the University of Missouri-Columbia. This event is part of Show Me Pride Summit 2021, a collaborative effort of college and universities across Missouri. It is a month-long student-led conference for LGBTQ+ college students in Missouri. To register for this event, or to view other Summit sessions click here: bit.ly/show-me-pride-2021