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Joy Chia

Astraea Foundation Names Joy Chia As Next Executive Director

When the Astraea Lesbian Foundation for Justice launched its search […]
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Kierra Johnson

Kierra Johnson Redefines the Movement for the National LGBTQ Task Force

Kierra Johnson credits Washington, D.C. as the place “where she […]
August 1, 2014

SMYAL Names Sultan Shakir New Executive Director

Mike Schwartz, chair of the SMYAL Board of Directors, announced the appointment of Sultan Shakir as the organization’s new Executive Director, effective August 4. SMYAL supports and empowers lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and questioning (LGBTQ) youth in the Washington, D.C. metropolitan region.