Meet Kye

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Kye Allums is a 25-year-old artist, writer, and activist who promotes healthy, positive, and creative self-care practices as powerful tools for personal resilience and transformation. Kye is a former Division I basketball player who graduated with a bachelors degree in Fine Arts from George Washington University. In 2010 he publicly came out, and became the first Division I openly transgender athlete in NCAA history. After graduating Kye decided to become an LGBTQ activist, and since then has traveled to over 32 colleges, and university sharing his trans* athlete experience while encouraging, and inspiring others to love, and embrace who they are.

Kye Allums is a proud member of the Brown Boi Project, he is on the All Star board for GO! Athletes, and he is apart of this years 100 to watch list for the National Black Justice Coalition