Past event
Exclusive Policy Roundtable with Conversion Therapy Survivor Mathew Shurka
OVERVIEW

Join us for our second Out Leadership speakers series event on March 10th as we welcome Mathew Shurka of Born Perfect; Activist, Conversion Therapy Survivor to talk about his efforts to end conversation therapy in the United States and the role of the private sector.

Tuesday, 10 March

  • 12.00 Doors open
  • 12.15 Discussion & lunch
  • 1:30 Hard stop

Location

  • The Chocolate Factory – 3rd Floor (Conference room 3A)
  • 636 11th Avenue, New York, NY 10036

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About Mathew Shurka:
Mathew Shurka is an advocate for ending conversion therapy and strategist for the #BornPerfect Campaign. Driven to prevent others from being subjected to the therapeutic abuse he received, he posted his personal story on YouTube in 2012. As a result, organizations nationwide sought Shurka’s support to protect LGBTQ youth. His work has passed legislation in twelve states and more than 35 municipalities, including Washington DC. Additionally, he has introduced federal legislation, created new policy for medical and corporate organizations, and consulted for film and media companies, all to further educate and help create inclusion for all people.