Amanda Goad, Esq. is a Los Angeles-based Staff Attorney with the national American Civil Liberties Union’s LGBT & AIDS Project. At the ACLU, Amanda has advocated for transgender and gender-nonconforming youth from Georgia to Idaho, in addition to working on a range of other issues on behalf of queer, trans*, and HIV-positive people. Amanda is an alum of Rice University, Harvard Law School, and Teach for America.
Joey Hernandez [he, him] is the Community Engagement & Policy Advocate at the ACLU of Southern California, working primarily on the LGBTQ Student Rights Project. Joey has educated over 10,000 people, empowering the community through education about their rights. Joey also works on Economic Justice, Criminal Justice Reform, and Immigration Reform.