Pidgeon is an intersex person and the Inter/Act Youth Leadership Coordinator and Communications & Operations Manager. They have a M.A in Gender Studies (DePaul) and are a recent “30 under 30” award winner by The Windy City Times—a renowned voice in journalism that highlights emerging leaders around LGBTQI issues. Since 2006, they have made an effort to expand the visibility of issues related to the intersex/DSD communities.
They’ve participated at the most recent ILGA International Intersex Forums and testified in 2013 at a hearing on Intersex Human Rights, sponsored by the Inter-American Commission on Human Rights (IACHR) in Washington, D.C., a part of the Organization of American States (OAS). Pidgeon hopes that you will sign up for AIC’s email list