George True Simpson serves as Communications Manager, using traditional and new media to tell the story of the Pride Agenda and the people behind it.
George grew up in Orchard Park, NY, where his parents still live. Before his tenure at the Pride Agenda, he worked as Online Communications Associate for Equality California and played a key role in the new media, email and web strategy of the NO on Proposition 8 campaign.
Graduating cum laude and with honors from Occidental College in Los Angeles, he majored in Diplomacy and World Affairs, minored in film and served as president of Oxy OUT, spearheading efforts to secure gender neutral campus housing. During his studies he interned in the Department of Public Information of the United Nations Secretariat in New York City. George has also studied or done research in Argentina, China, Japan and Morocco.
He lives in Brooklyn, NY.