LGBTQ* Services Team
They/Them/Theirs Assistant Director of LGBTQ* Services
Meet The Team!
Click on the drop tabs to learn more about the people who make up the different parts of LGBTQ* Services.
JACOBHe/Him/his or They/Them/Theirs
"I am a J.D./M.S.W. Candidate at Touro Law Center & Stony Brook University School of Social Welfare. I am a Graduate Coordinator @ LGBTQ* Services. What I like about the job is that I'm always learning something new, which is awesome!
Two truths and a lie?
- 1)I’ll be in school for the next decade
- 2)I’ve gone skydiving twice
- 3)I drive a red sports car"
" My name is Amanda and I use they/them or she/her pronouns. I'm a 2 nd -Year MSW Student with a specialization in Community, Policy, and Political Social Action. I am Graduate Coordinator for LGBTQ* Services. What I like about working for LGBTQ* Services is being able to spend my time working in and for a space that I love and that values all identities. Fun fact: I love tattoos! I have somewhere over 30 tattoos!"
"Hey, it's May! I use Siya and any english pronouns. I'm a Graduate Coordinator for LGBTQ* Services. I am in my Second year as a Masters of Public Health student, with a concentration in community health. What I like about working for LGBTQ* Services is sharing space and community with people of multiple intersecting identities! Fun Fact: I'm a plant parent, I want my bedroom to look like a jungle."
"I'm Derrick (he/him/his) and I'm a graduate student studying Occupational Therapy. I am a Graduate Coordinator for LGBTQ* Services. I went to Stony Brook for my undergraduate as well and has a Bachelors of Science in Psychology. I am in my fifth year of being a Resident Assistant (RA) and am quite well versed on things and resources on campus. For fun I like to explore and go on adventures. I love to smell flowers and enjoys leaves, will eat almost anything, and usually have music playing in my head."
"Hello, my name is Alexander. I use he/him or they/them pronouns. I'm a 2nd Year MSW Graduate Student; Community, Policy, and Political Social Action Specialization. I'm a Graduate Coordinator for LGBTQ* Services. What I like about working for LGBTQ* Services is the opportunity to run programs to bring folx together. Fun Facts: I can play the drums. I used to help run a burlesque troupe. My birthday is on Leap Day."
"I am a First Year Health Science major; intending pre-PA. I work as an Undergraduate Intern for LGBTQ* Services. I like going to events hosted by the Asian clubs on campus to explore more into all Asian cultures, not just my own. I will most likely be at many of the dance group events since I want to learn more to support one of my best friends in her dance competitions. What I like about working at LGBTQ* Services is meeting the new people who come in and the people that I work with. Fun fact: If you see me staring very intently at my phone for long periods of time, I a probably reading some obscure translated chinese novel."
"I am a Freshman Biology major. I work as an Undergraduate Intern for LGBTQ* Services. Other things on campus that I'm involved in are Hall Council and Quad Connections in Tabler. What I like about working with LGBTQ* Services is working with the community that LGBTQ* Services helped to create. Fun Fact: My dog smells like cornflakes. "
"I am a First year biochemistry student and Undergraduate Intern for LGBTQ* Services. When I'm not working, y ou’ll most likely find me at Pocket Theatre events or at the LGBTQ* Center! What I like about working with LGBTQ* Services is working in such a welcoming environment full of lovely folx! Fun Fact: I am well-versed in fan-culture! (Ask me about it sometime!) "
" I am a Junior Biochemistry major on the Pre Med track. I am a Center Programming intern. What I like about working for LGBTQ* Services is meeting and interacting with so many great and interesting people as well as learning more about myself and my own identity. Fun fact: I’m a powerlifter (unofficially beat the state record several times, will compete sometime in the future if I feel like it) and I love rice. "
"I am a Junior Business Management major. I work as a Center Programming Intern. What I like about working for LGBTQ* Services is m eeting unique, multifaceted people who visit and work at the Center! Fun fact : I know how to use a fax machine! "
SHWETAShe/Her/Hers or They/Them/Theirs
"I'm a first year student with majors in Coastal Environmental Studies and Philosophy. I am an Undergraduate Intern. I like working for LGBTQ* Services because I love the people I work with, the guests that come here, and the events that take place here. It truly feels like home to me. Fun Fact: I love birds, Frank Ocean, and The Sims 4! I also want to be a public interest lawyer when I grow up."
"I am a second year Sociology and Women’s and Gender Studies double major, with a minor in Environmental Studies. I am a programming intern for LGBTQ* Services. My favorite part about working here is g etting to meet and interact with so many incredible people of the LGBTQ* community. I have a pet turtle named Susan, whom I love very much."
WinnieShe/Her/Hers or They/them/theirs
"My name is Winnie and I am a second year Psychology major. I work as a Center Staff Assistant. What I like about working for LGBTQ* Services is that I get to be a part of a welcoming community that encourages you to be yourself. A fun fact about me is that I have owned a rabbit and four hamsters before (not at the same time)! Also, I can play Mary Had A Little Lamb on the recorder!"
SAMShe/Her/Hers or They/Them/Theirs
"Hi! My name is Sam and I'm a Sophomore Multidisiplinary Studies major. I'm the Event Coordinator for LGBTA. What I like about working for LGBTQ* Services is that I see familiar faces every time I walk in, and I love doing my part in helping an environment that’s done so much for me! Fun fact: I’ve written over 200 characters, I switched from a dog person to a cat person less than a year ago."
LeydiannShe/Her/Hers "Hi, I'm Leydiann and I'm a Biology major. What I Like About Working for LGBTQ* Services is being able to participate in maintaining a safe space for the LGBTQ* community on campus, and getting to help out new people every day. Fun Fact: My favorite animal are upside down jellyfish"!
"My name is Marvin and I am a Biology major. I am also the treasurer of LGBTA. A fun fact about me is that I used to play the alto saxophone."
"I was born and raised in Southern California and I’m a Biology major, Studio Art minor, and on the Pre-Veterinary track. In my free time, I enjoy doing ceramics, 3D modeling, and going to concerts, especially to see the acapella group, Pentatonix."
"Hello! My name is Madison. I am a sophomore Women’s, Gender, and Sexuality Studies. I am also the Event Coordinator for LGBTA. What I like about working for LGBTQ* Services is being able to work to make this campus and this community a better place for LGBTQ* identified folx. Fun fact: I did Tae Kwon Do for over 12 years."