Ryan M. Roemerman

Executive Director, LGBTQ Institute

Ryan wears multiple hats at The Center, connecting academics and advocates to advance LGBTQ equity through research and education focused on the American South as well as helping to refine The Center’s efforts to become a locally grounded, globally relevant voice on civil and human rights through leadership programs that focus on advocacy, diversity, equity and inclusion.

Ryan also co-chairs the Mayor’s LGBTQ Advisory Board and serves as an Advisory Board Member for the Alliance Theatre.