Rachel Stevenson, Publisher
Rachel Stevenson is an award-winning entreprenuer, speaker, author, diversity consultant, and LGBT non-profit leader.
In 2017, she moved from Pennsylvania to Florida and created the LGBTQ media platform OUTCOAST.com and has since redeveloped the site to promote the Gulf Coast as an LGBTQ-inclusive destination partnering with companies like Olivia Cruises, IGLTA, the Don Cesar, and more!
Rachel is also an avid event photographer, capturing photos for LGBTQ organizations around the world, including the IGLTA, NGLCC, NLGJA, and Out & Equal, and a corporate diversity consultant to an international manufacturing company.
Rachel lives with her wife, Margaret, along with a puppy, bunny, and chicken. Together, Rachel and Margaret enjoy boating, gardening, trying new local restaurants, and living the dream! “Work hard, play harder” is Rachel’s motto.
Audrey Pitcher, Contributor
Audrey Pitcher is a Media and Communications Studies major at Ursinus College. They are a board member of the Ursinus Gender and Sexuality Alliance. Audrey also works as a writing fellow in the Center for Writing and Speaking, where she helps fellow students improve their writing skills.
As a member of the Ursinus GSA, Audrey engages in discussions on a wide variety of issues the LGBTQ+ community faces today. They participates in outreach events that allow them to share experiences with others and promote understanding and acceptance of the LGBTQ+ community.
Audrey loves examining LGBTQ+ themes from a variety of angles in their work, and was recently featured at Ursinus’ Celebration Of Student Achievement for an essay on the mapping of femininity onto gay men in late 20th century theater.
In their free time, Audrey hosts their own radio show, The Witching Hour, on the campus station.
Allison Brannen, Administrative Coordinator
Allison Brannen has worked in various administrative rolls for over 20 years. With her additional skills in marketing, client services, event planning, IT, and office operations, her job description is often “whatever no one else does”. She is very knowledgeable in all things internet related, having been active online since the days when it was all text only, including creating one of the earliest official websites for a celebrity.
Having grown up with an out and proud brother and many LGBTQ+ friends, Allison has always been a vocal ally for the LGBT community and for HIV/AIDS awareness and education. She met Rachel while volunteering for a LGBT non-profit, including being the committee chair for their large annual fundraising gala.
Allison lives in Phoenixville, PA, with her daughter and several very spoiled rescue animals. In her free time, Allison enjoys computer games, dining out, and taking her pups to the dog park.
Maggie Romigh, Freelance Writer
Maggie Romigh is a resident of St. Petersburg, Florida and is the CEO of OutWrite LLC, which offers consulting services in writing, editing, and proofreading. Maggie has published works that include poetry, fiction, creative non-fiction, and scholarly essays. She has been teaching university writing courses for seventeen years, and its currently teaching at the University of South Florida in Tampa. Maggie can be reached by email at firstname.lastname@example.org or at email@example.com, or you can visit her website at maggieromigh.com.
Robin Gow, Social Media Manager & Contributor
Robin Gow is an English major at Ursinus College with minors in Spanish, Creative Writing and Gender and Women’s Studies.
He run’s the college’s LGBTQ+ resource center and serves on the Gender and Sexuality Alliance board. He runs his own poetry blog and also works as the Editor of the Lantern literary magazine.
He is an out and proud bisexual transman.