The Rainbow Street Team
Founder, EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR
Kevin is the founder and executive director of Rainbow Street. Kevin is fascinated by the languages and cultures of the MENA region and has received multiple grants from the US State Department to pursue his language studies in Jordan and Morocco. A long-time advocate for underrepresented communities, Kevin served as a campus leader in the LGBT community at USC until he graduated in 2013 with his BA in Linguistics and Middle Eastern Studies.
By day, Kevin is a program manager at the a Bay Area tech company. By night, he works from his home in Berkeley to connect queer and transgender people around the world to the community and resources that can help them thrive. His interests include yoga, birdwatching, and rising his bike. He's from the Pacific Northwest.
Field Director - Amman, Jordan
Hasan is a professional human rights advocate and local LGBT activist in Amman, Jordan. As Field Director, Hasan drives Rainbow Street’s intake program and manages a team of volunteer caseworkers in Amman and Beirut. Hasan has been with Rainbow Street from the beginning and has played a crucial role in the development of Rainbow Street’s culturally contextualized approach to support.
Co-founder, Development Director
Clara is the co-founder and current adviser on all things fundraising at Rainbow Street and she is thrilled to commit her time to Rainbow Street's important mission. Clara received her B.A. in International Relations from the University of Southern California, and her M.S. in Nonprofit Leadership from the University of Pennsylvania. She is an avid traveler, knitter, foodie, and activist, and lives in Oakland, CA.