Alicia Roth Weigel Nick Zielke (He/Him) Jahni Leggett (She/They)

Trans and Intersex Solidarity with Alicia Roth Weigel | Panel Discussion

A Talk by Alicia Roth Weigel (She/They) , Nick Zielke (He/Him) and Jahni Leggett (She/They)

About this Talk

Alicia's session will give a brief overview of what it means to be intersex, as well as a quick survey of the current status of intersex rights in the United States, while building the case for cross-movement coalition-building in trans and intersex activism.

About Alicia Roth Weigel//

Alicia Roth Weigel is a Forbes and New York Times published change agent, working to improve the political and social landscape for marginalized populations in the South and around the world. As a partner for the Pride Fund, Alicia raises and invests capital to grow LGBTQIA-led companies. As a Human Rights Commissioner for the City of Austin, she has contributed to legislation to reduce sexual assault and human trafficking, mandate paid sick leave and abortion funding, and target other social determinants of health. Most notably, Alicia continually advocates for the rights of intersex people like her, for which she was awarded the Ceci Gratias Guardian Award by the Austin LGBT Chamber of Commerce in 2019. Her work will be featured in a film directed by Julie Cohen (of the RBG documentary) and a book published by Harper Collins, both to release in 2023.

October 25, 2023, 12:30 AM

12:30 AM - 02:00 AM

About The Speakers

Alicia Roth Weigel

Alicia Roth Weigel (She/They)

Forbes & New York Times published author and advocate


Nick Zielke (He/Him)

Nick Zielke (He/Him)

LMSW, WPATH

Nicholas J. Zielke, LMSW, WPATH


Jahni Leggett (She/They)

Jahni Leggett (She/They)

Communications and Outreach Specialist

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