Anthony Michael Kreis

Doctoral candidate, University of Georgia; Political Committee Co-Chair, HRC-Atlanta Steering Committee

Anthony Michael Kreis is a doctoral student at the University of Georgia's School of Public and International Affairs, specializing in sexual orientation, public policy, social change, and the law.

Since 2010, he's worked with a national cohort of law faculty on religious liberty issues in proposed same-sex marriage legislation. He is currently authoring a series of articles and a book on marriage equality in the legislative process, a topic which he has lectured on at a number of universities including the University of Virginia, Emory University, and the University of Georgia. His academic work has been published or is forthcoming in top academic journals and legal scholar forums, including the Yale Law Journal, the Journal of Law & Inequality, the N.Y.U. Review of Law & Social Change, and SCOTUSblog.

He is also a political co-chair for the Human Rights Campaign's Atlanta Steering Committee.

Mr. Kreis holds his law degree from Washington & Lee University School of Law and an undergraduate degree from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.