San Leandro, CA
Lexi Adsit, native to the Bay Area, is a fierce translatina. She graduated with a bachelor's degree in Women and Gender Studies from San Francisco State University in 2013. She was also awarded the Social Justice Award from the Dean of Students for her work founding and organizing the Queer Yo Mind Conference. She recently worked with a group of dedicated trans women of color to organize the International Trans Women of Color Network Gathering, bringing together over 24 trans women of color from around the world to envision the empowerment of trans women of color across the world. She is currently working as the Communications and Development Coordinator at the California School Age Consortium, an organization that empowers out-of-school time professionals. She has previously worked at the San Francisco Department of Public Health and Asian and Pacific Islander Wellness Center on projects that center on the lives of trans women of color living with HIV. Lexi's professional and life goals include but are not limited to being an Executive Director of a nonprofit, starting a family, and having her own consulting firm.