Though awareness of transgender (trans) people and the issues they face are becoming more common, transgender inclusion is still often left out of discussions of diversity and inclusion. Listen to a conversation between several advocates in the public garden field who are working to support trans inclusion in their gardens and take away strategies for addressing trans inclusion in your own organization.
Ali Kane, Development Manager, Tower Hill Botanic Garden
Trey Ramsey, Student, MPS in Horticulture – Public Garden Leadership, Cornell University
Al Valuch, Horticulture Apprentice, Allen Centennial Garden
Moderation by: Bryan Boccard, Senior Gardener, Kauffman Memorial Garden, Powell Gardens
Introductions by: Bailee Hopkins-Hensley, Professional Development Assistant, American Public Gardens Association
Video edited by: Caitlin Simkovich, Creative Projects Coordinator, American Public Gardens Association