Stephanie Alvarado is a queer Afro-Indigena Latina feminista born and raised in the Bronx, NY by way of Guayaquil, Ecuador. Since becoming politicized in her early adolescence around the power of community organizing, cultural and art activism, Stephanie has worked at the intersections of youth organizing, reproductive justice, immigrant rights, racial justice, and queer liberation. Stephanie is a poet and a multidisciplinary artist. Stephanie holds a BA in Psychology and Latino Studies from New York University and a MA in Women, Gender, and Sexuality Studies from Emory University.