CEO and Co-founder of Everyone Is Gay. Host and producer of PBS Digital's First Person. Author of This is a Book for Parents of Gay Kids. Was once fired for being an absentee camp counselor at age 17 (absence related to falling in love with a girl for the first time). IS NOW BACK WITH A VENGEANCE.
Marni Kellison, Camp Director
Founding Co-Director of A-Camp and proud member of the A-Camp Family Band, gearing up for the 2016 one-night-only reunion tour. Spent some time in feminist academia and the non-profit sector before veering into the trades and finally landing in diplomacy. Proud Canadian, aspiring breadbaker, bourbon enthusiast. Started in the comments now she's here.
Riese Bernard, Founder & CEO Of Camp Ideas
CEO and Editor-in-Chief of Autostraddle. Award-winning blogger, writer, editor and video-maker. Work appears in nine books, magazines like marie claire and curve, and online including jezebel and emily books. Trivia enthusiast, passionate panelist, collage pro, total weirdo.
Sarah Sarwar, Director of Design & Sponsorships
Sarah is a biracial femme designer who spent eight years in corporate advertising before being ricocheted into the world of Autostraddle. She's in charge of designing merch and all things advertising–including getting cool sponsors for camp! Into taking her shoes off in the rain, bubble bath soaks, and being enthusiastic on the dance floor. Wants to take photos of you with your favorite A-Camp swag!
Carly Usdin, Special Programming Director
Carly Usdin is an award-winning filmmaker with experience creating content of all kinds for screens of all sizes. She has created promos, music videos, short-form, branded content and events. Her first feature, the no-budget indie comedy “Suicide Kale,” won the Audience Award for Best First U.S. Feature at Outfest 2016 and is currently on the festival circuit. Carly is a proud member of Film Fatales, the Alliance of Women Directors and the Academy of Magical Arts.