Jessie Sheffield

Jessie Sheffield

Jessie Sheffield is a queer, non-binary trans activist working at the Washington Peace Center and studying healing work at Potomac Massage Training Institute. Jessie has co-facilitated discussions on trans competency and inclusion for the DC Trainers’ Network and for the Human Rights Campaign. Through the DC chapter of Showing Up for Racial Justice (SURJ), Jessie co-facilitates discussions on talking with family members about anti-black racism. During their four years at HRC, Jessie was a founding member of two employee resource groups (trans/gender-expansive and bi/queer/pan/fluid).