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RISD Queer Alumni Affinity Group

RISD Queer Alumni serves LGBTQIA+ members of the RISD community.


We strive to build an inclusive and connected community by highlighting queer artists and designers, their work and their stories. We seek to provide mentorship and support to students and alumni and increase dialogue and awareness for inclusion and social justice.

Group Leadership

Leslie Bostrom MFA 85 PT, Volunteer Leader
Richard Bradley 84 JM, Volunteer Leader
David Carroll BLA 70, Volunteer Leader
John Fazzino 86 CR, Volunteer Leader