Meet Kye

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Kye Allums is a 25-year-old queer fluid trans* artist, and athlete. In 2011, they graduated with a bachelors degree in Fine Arts from The George Washington University. During Kye’s time at GW they also played Division I basketball for the women’s team. In 2010, Kye publicly came out and became the first Division I openly transgender athlete in NCAA history. After graduating, they decided to focus on LGBTQ activism full time and since then has traveled to over 32 colleges, and universities sharing their trans* athlete experience.

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