2pm – 3pm
Jax Jacki Brown
Jax Jacki Brown (they/them) is a disability and LGBTIQA+ rights activist, writer, and educator. Jax works as senior advisor in disability for a large health organisation as well as running their own business in LGBTIQA+ disability rights and inclusion where they provide guest speaking, education and workshops and training. They are a member of the Victorian Disability Advisory Council and the LGBTI Taskforce Health and Human Services Working Group where they advocate for LGBTIQA+ disability communities. Jax is interested in how we can build resilience, pride and community for people with disabilities. Check them out here!
7 – 8 pm
Jordan (they/them) is a role model to young LGBTQIA+ people by living a genuine life, openly and publicly and being an outspoken campaigner for progress and understanding as well as an advocate for mental health causes.
They came out as transgender in February 2016 with an online video titled “What’s Happened to Jordan’s Beard?” The video went viral and has clocked up almost 400,000 views on You Tube. Check them out here
Jordan has created content for, performed and spoke at many events during the marriage equality debate of 2017. They are proud to be an ambassador for Twenty 10 and Wear it Purple Day. They were a parade ambassador for the Sydney Gay and Lesbian Mardi Gras in 2017.