The world is beginning to catch up to the necessity of incorporating Black, Brown and Queer culture in the fabric of business, education, art, leadership and institutions. Blaque/OUT Consulting, Public Speaking , Workshops & Lectures will help you to increase representation, equity and diversity through a QTPOC & Black Lives Matter Lens. Allow us to sit down with you to access where you are and design a plan to get you where you strive to be.
Bringing 10yrs+ experience in Public Relations and nearly 20yrs of advocacy and activism work in Black Equity, Queer/Trans People of Color (QTPOC) and LGBTQ+ Rights. Former Director of Operations and Public Relations for Out Alliance, Special Projects Coordinator for the City of Rochester and CEO of Roc Candy Media, Leigh has learned the art of evaluating existing systems and carefully constructing a blueprint to create change using a Black Lives Matter & QTPOC lens. Gifted public speaker, activist and educator, Ms. Leigh changes the game when it comes to Inclusion and Diversity work.
Leigh offers consultant services to evaluate and create a plan to improve Equity & Inclusion in every aspect of your business or organization from physical environment to staffing and marketing material. She also is available to conduct workshops, speaking engagements and instructional classes on the topics of Black Lives Matter, QTPOC Culture, Anti-Racist Ideology, Creating An Inclusive Environment, LGBTQ Safe Spaces, LGBTQ+ Youth, Intersectionality, The Black & Brown Impact on the LGBTQ Rights Movement and many more.
Organizer of Trayvon Martin March 2012, Co-Chair Rochester Black Pride 2016-2018, First Pride Was A Riot Rally and March 2020, Organizer or speaker Innumerable Actions for Black Lives. Speaker at Rochester Slut Walk 2015. Youth & Activism, SUNY Brockport. Panelist, "Rainbow Dialogues" 2018 & 2019. Keynote Pulse Memorial Night of Remembrance 2019. U of R Ted Talks Series 2020 (https://youtu.be/azNS4Uxtia8), Co-Host of Brunchin' w Dee & Tee and The Situation on WAYO 104.3 FM.
Founder of Next Generation Men of Transition, gifted public speaker and dedicated Trans and BLM activist, Hardgers has dedicated his life to advocacy and education. Appearing on The Run Down with Raqui B on the Beat 105.5FM, The Situation on WAYO 104.3FM, Rochester Free Radio 106.3FM WRFZ, and countless BLM rallies and marches. Brittan was featured on the cover and NGMT was featured as the Cover Story February 2020 and on the cover of the final issue of the magazine, July 2020. Brittan was honored as the 2018 Rochester Black Pride Trans Advocate of the Year and speaks regularly at schools and in the media to educate on Transgender rights issues.
Brittan can offer keynote, workshops, and talks on the topics of: Trans Rights, ALL Black Lives Matter, BLM, Being a Transman in America, Religion and Acceptance within the LGBTQ+ Community, Creating a Safe Environment for the Trans Community, Safe Spaces, Violence and the Threat to Black Trans Lives in America. He also offers programming, support groups and mentorship through NGMT.
Next Generation Men of Transition: www.NGMT18.com
All Speakers, Workshops, and Consultation Services are offered in person or via zoom for both individuals and groups. We travel worldwide.
Every Program, Lecture, Training and Transformation Curriculum is designed specifically for each client.
To schedule a consultation with Tamara Leigh or to book one of the team members for speaking engagement or training, Email: email@example.com or Call (585)354-3752.