Andy Marra possesses fifteen years of communications experience working with LGBTQI organizations worldwide. Prior to coming to the Arcus Foundation, she was the public relations manager at GLSEN. Previously, she was co‐director of Nodutdol for Korean Community Development and a senior media strategist at GLAAD. Andy currently serves as board chair of Freedom for All Americans Education Fund and on the board of Just Detention International. She is a past recipient of the National Center for Transgender Equality Julie Johnson’s Founders Award; GLSEN Pathfinder Award, the National LGBTQ Task Force’s Creating Change Award, the National Queer Asian Pacific Islander Alliance’s Community Catalyst Award, and the Colin Higgins Foundation Courage Award.