At The Heart of the Matter We Are Fundamentally Connected By Our Pursuit of Freedom.
Surat-Shaan Knan is a diversity consultant and works for Liberal Judaism. He is a campaigner for faith related LGBTQI+ issues and is the founder and manager of the landmark Heritage Lottery Fund supported projects Rainbow Jews, Twilight People and most recently Rainbow Pilgrims. Shaan is a proud member of the Stonewall Trans Advisory Group and actively involved in the Global Interfaith Network, GIN SSOGIEs. He is also the Trans Organization Network worker for the LGBT Consortium and a trustee with GIRES (Gender Identity Research and Education Society).
Luna Sharlotte Humerez Aquino is a counselor at the Plurinational Council of Bolivian Youth and a member of OTRAF-Bolivia (Organizacion de Transvestis, Transgeneros y Transsexuales Femeninas de Bolivia. Luna was the first transgender woman in Bolivia to legally marry her husband, Henry Hernan Aruquipa.
Kelson Oluwaseun Akomolafe is a youth from Lagos, Nigeria who has actively been involved with youth and LGBTQI+ advocacy both in Nigeria and the United States. He has worked as an outreach coordinator at the Youth Builders Initiative, has served as a peer educator at the Initiative for Equal Rights- TIERS, and is a community mobilizer for Population Council Nigeria.