Romeo Jackson is a black, queer, non-binary, feminist who is dedicated to intersectional justice and cross movement building. They are currently a senior attending Northern Illinois University pursuing a specialized degree in Intersectionality and Social Justice and will be attending the University of Utah in the Fall of 2016 to pursue their graduate education in Student Affairs and Gender Studies. Currently, they are the Director of Culture Affairs for NIU’s Student Association and a student staff for NIU’s Gender and Sexuality Resource Center. Romeo also serves on the National Advisory Council for the National Conference on Race and Ethnicity in Higher Education, and the President of the Campus Pride National Advisory Board. Recently named one of the 100 Black and LGBT-SGL leaders to watch, Romeo is committed to uplifting and empowering queer and trans people of color through a critical black queer feminist lens .
Location: DeKalb, IL, United States
- Issues Areas:
- Trans* and Queer Liberation
Campus: Northern Illinois University - DeKalb, IL
Fellowship Class Year: 2014
- Fellow Groups:
- Alumni Board