Advancing LGBT Civil Rights

National Racial Panel

Thursday, May 3, 8:30 pm - 9:45 pm
Doubletree by Hilton Hotel, Maestro Room, 4th Floor
237 South Broad Street
Philadelphia, PA

Our panel of experts explores the challenges facing LGBT people of color.

Sharon Lettman-Hicks (Moderator)
Executive Director
National Black Justice Coalition

Sharon Lettman-Hicks is the Executive Director and CEO of the National Black Justice Coalition, an organization empowering Black LGBT people. She led a program fighting homophobia in the Black Church at the People For the American Way Foundation.

Gregory DeShields (Panelist)
Managing Director Business Development
Fox School of Business, Temple University

Greg DeShields is the Managing Director Business Development for Temple University Fox School of Business & School of Tourism and Hospitality Management, where he is also an adjunct instructor.

Kevin Huang (Panelist)
Executive Director

Kevin Huang, an Asian health advocate for more than 25 years, is the Executive Director of ASIAC, a Philadelphia-based organization serving the health care and social services needs of the Asian and Pacific Islander community.

Emanuel Xavier (Panelist)

Emanuel Xavier is a poet, author and LGBT youth activist. He is one of the most significant openly gay Latino spoken word artists of his generation.

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