“If I didn’t define myself for myself, I would be crunched into other people’s fantasies for me and eaten alive.”

― Audre Lorde

Vee has a background in Community Organizing with Color of Change, BYP100, CTWO, and Bay Area Black Worker Center. Their passion for DEI, advocacy, and centering Black LGBTQ people shines through in her jewelry and in whatever she puts her mind to.

Vee has done interviews with Huff Post and See Change Mag on racial equity, speaking engagements with the Women’s Jewelry Association on Deconstructing Gender in Jewelry at its intersections, and presented research with Ethel’s Club. Vee is a published researcher featured in the Journal of Gay & Lesbian Social Services.

Vee is available for Speaking Engagements, Academic Research, LGBTQ Competency Training, and Interviews .