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Deanna Gao – RYSE

Deanna Gao has several years of experience in youth organizing working previously at Chinese Progressive Association SF, Forward Together, and currently at the RYSE Center. She is deeply passionate about supporting youth of color in accessing healing justice in their own lives and combining this with their political development. She is inspired by the intersectional and embodied labors of queer women of color organizing and is particularly committed to practices of transformative justice in her own life and work.