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Our Team

Zahara Green

Pronouns: She/Her/Hers They/Them☆

Co-Founder & Executive Director

Zahara was born and raised in southwest  Atlanta, Georgia. She is currently studying Pre-law at Clayton State University. Zahara started her advocacy for transgender rights while incarcerated, since her incarceration she has been an advocate in the transgender community for over 10 years.  Zahara is the Board President of Black & Pink, Inc. As an consultant, Zahara works with the National PREA Resource Center to end sexual abuse in confinement. Zahara spends most of her time working towards the liberation of her people. 

Dionne Kettl

Pronouns: ​She/Her/Hers☆

Co-Founder & Deputy Director

 

Dionne was born and raised in Beaumont, Texas, and Lafayette, LA. Dionne is currently studying Human Resource Management at Western Governors University. She has a background in Finance and Administration. She has been an advocate & activist in the Transgender community for over 5 years and has certifications in; HIV Fundamentals from ETR’s Community Impact Solutions, “RAPID” HIV Testing, RESPECT - HIV Counseling Support, and HIV Navigation Services from the Center for Disease Control. Erin is a certified Career Coach through IAP Career College.

Keidera Asejuwa

Pronouns: Ze/Zemme/Zirs 

Director of Programs

 

Keidera (ze/zemme/zirs) is a black femme, gender-expansive full-spectrum reproductive justice doula. Ze has been actively engaged in birth work and reproductive justice since 2008. Keidera is committed to creating safe, pleasurable birthing, and reproductive experiences for black gender diverse people. Ze ensures LGBTQIA folx know both their sensuality and sexuality are welcome in the space. Ze is currently working with other queer birth workers to build a collective that creates a movement to support LGBTQIA folks in these sacred moments in our lives.

Being directly impacted from the work we do gift us with the passion, knowledge, and expertise to effectively serve our community.

La’Tavia was born and raised in Atlanta, Georgia and has an Associates Degree of Science in Health Information Management Technology which she has obtained from Atlanta Technical College. She also holds certifications in; HIV Fundamentals from ETR's Community Impact Solutions, “RAPID” HIV Testing, RESPECT - HIV Counseling Support, and HIV Navigation Services from the Center for Disease Control. La’Tavia is a member of the HIV De-criminalization Subgroup of the National LGBT & HIV Criminal Justice Working Group.

La'Tavia Tomar Weaver

Pronouns: She/Her/Hers☆

     Community Organizer

 

Our Partners

"Lives Changed and  a Community Uplifted"

TRANScending Barriers Atlanta, Inc

Info@transcendingbarriersatl.org

1755 The Exchange Suite 115

Atlanta, Georgia 30339

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