Trans* and Queer Liberation

Shawn was a college mentor for the Students of Stonewall program, a high school queer and ally activism group, and resident advisor for the McGill project, a philosophy dorm at Vanderbilt University. They are the former Vice President of the Vanderbilt undergraduate queer organization, and volunteer student program coordinator of Engage, a week long queer-focused immersion trip to Chicago. They organized the gender inclusive housing initiative on Vanderbilt’s campus and worked to create dialogue around social justice issues through programming. A proud member of Sigma Lambda Gamma, they also focus their organizing efforts on worker’s rights, women’s issues, and public education advocacy.