The Stonewall Sports Summit is an equal component of our national tournament each year. This year's summit, 23 Chapters -- One Mission -- One Goal: Creating an Inclusive and Safe Space Through Community, will focus on diversity, equity, and inclusion in the LGBTIA+ community.

 

Participants will have the opportunity to network and reflect with others during the event and throughout the weekend. Breakfast and lunch is included. For more information, contact either of the summit organizers shown below. 

The summit is FREE to all registered Stonewall participants and community partners! 

Summit Schedule

8:00am-9:00am    

Continental Breakfast & Check-in

9:00am-9:15am    

Welcome & Framing

9:15am-9:45am    

Networking Session and Activity

9:45am-11:45am    

General Session: Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion in the LGBTQ Community

  • Keynote Speaker 

  • Break 

  • Panel Discussion 

11:45am-12:00pm    

Announcements

12:00pm-1:00pm    

Lunch

1:00pm-1:55pm    

Breakout Sessions*

  • LGBTQ Wellness 

  • Difficult Conversations in Stonewall Chapters

  • Supporting Trans, non-binary (ENBY), and gender non-conforming (GNC) folx 

  • Access & Resources for the LGBTQ Community

*Breakout session topics are subject to change

1:55pm-2:00pm    

2:00pm-3:00pm    

Break

Reflective Circles: What We’ve Learned & Next Steps

3:00pm-3:45pm    

Closing & State of Stonewall

LEADERSHIP

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Brian Heath

Role: Summit Co-Director

Pronouns: He/Him

Fun Fact: “I used to be a music teacher and have a doctoral degree in education.”

Location: Raleigh, NC

Email: John.Heath@stonewallsports.org

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Gabe Marenco-Garcia

Role: Summit Co-Director

Pronouns: He/Him/él 

Fun Fact: “Not a day goes by that I DON'T have an avocado. Will I bring some to the tournament? Trust and believe, I will. And, I WILL eat it straight off the peel with a spoon.”

Location: Philadelphia, PA

Email: Gabe.Marenco@stonewallsports.org