Jorge

Jorge was a journalism student at Florida Agricultural & Mechanical University (FAMU). While attending FAMU, Jorge occupied numerous positions at the student newspaper “The Famuan”. In the newsroom, Jorge continued to keep the student body informed on issues affecting the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender community, hoping to bring understanding to a topic seldom spoken about on campus. Before attending FAMU, he worked with Spectrum, an LGBT outreach program, which was funded by Big Bend Cares. There Jorge brought attention to legislation and issues facing the LGBT community in Florida through marches and demonstrations at the Tallahassee Capitol building