Krishna Pattisapu (she/her/hers)
Krishna Pattisapu earned her PhD in Culture and Communication in 2014 from the University of Denver. Her research and activism center around the lived experiences of queer and trans people of color. Krishna works as Director of Diversity Recruitment and Retention in the School of Education at the University of Colorado Boulder. Krishna loves to volunteer with LGBTQIA youth. She has taught and supported first-generation students, LGBTQIA students, and students of color for almost seven years. Born and raised in southern Illinois, Krishna spends her spare time seeking opportunities to interact with cats, make art, and learn new things.