Katie Sgarro is a writer, social entrepreneur and LGBTQ advocate. She is Co-Founder & President of AsylumConnect, a nonprofit startup creating the first online resource database for LGBTQ asylum seekers in the U.S. In addition to the HuffPost, her work has been published and featured in The Advocate, Out Magazine, Philadelphia Magazine, Forbes.com, The Seattle Times, and other media outlets. She received her B.A. cum laude with distinction in Health & Societies from the University of Pennsylvania and her M.S. in Management Studies from Northwestern University's Kellogg School of Management. To learn more about Katie, visit her personal website at: www.katiesgarro.com.