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Gay-Straight Alliance (GSA)

Statement of Purpose/Organization Description: Gay-Straight Alliance (GSA) @ UTTyler is a student-run organization, which provides a safe place for students to meet, support each other, talk about issues related to sexual orientation and gender identity and expression, and work to end homophobia and transphobia. There are three typical functions of a GSA club: Support, Social, and Activist.

Organization Contacts:

Julia Bodiford, President

Jake Emerson, Secretary

Randi Hewit, Secretary

Brianna Kingston, Treasurer

Mary Shoemaker, Public Relations

Robin Kelly , Advisor

Spencer Acadia, Advisor

Organization e-mail address:

Organization phone number: 903.566.7061

Organization web site: