Wendy Stuart and guest co-host Simone Kraus will be hosting TriVersity Talk! This Wednesday at 7 PM ET with featured guest Nicholas Lepper.
TriVersity Talk! is a weekly web series with featured guests discussing their lives, activism and pressing issues in the LGBTQ Community. With TriVersity Talk!, the goal is to laugh and learn.
TriVersity Talk! Is part of TriVersity’s ICARE Initiative. ICARE stands for Increasing Community Awareness through Relevant Education. ICARE Programs are generously funded by The Greater Pike Community Foundation.
Simone Kraus is the Vice President and Board Member of Triversity Center for Gender and Sexual Diversity, as well as a sought after panelist, most recently for Gender Equality NY (GENY) as well as working with Morris County Pride. Simone’s journey of finding her truth was profiled in the documentary “Rainbow Ending” by Alan Kaplan. A fourth degree Black Belt in laido and a first degree in Laido, she was a former pipe fitter for 40 years and has been married for 39.
Nicholas Lepperis a 29-year-old LGBTQ+ identified person who uses he, him, his pronouns.
Nicholas is the Community Engagement Coordinator for EDGE New Jersey. He facilitates Cultural Humility Trainings for the broader community on current LGBTQ+ culture and competencies. In 2020 Nicholas was awarded an Adaptive Leadership Scholarship to NYU. He holds a bachelor’s degree in psychology and a master’s degree in Social Work from College of Staten Island.
Nicholas believes that education is a vital tool to achieve real, positive change in both professional settings and social networks.
He is a passionate and proud LGBTQ+ advocate and has been working professionally in the LGBTQ+ community since 2015.
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The official website for the TriVersity Center may be found at https://www.triversitycenter.org