Ileana Jiménez is a distinguished author, feminist advocate, and social justice educator. With a very distinguished career, of which you can view at her blog, Ileana Jiménez has been the voice of social justice education for 15 years. Part of her work has been to help high school students develop a social justice and feminist education that can transform the barriers of oppression held for gender, race, sexual orientation and economic differences. Ileana Jiménez brings many years of educational and academic experience to the fight against social inequalities, helping to further inspire programs and conferences to create positive societal growth.
Ms. Jiménez's keynote will be at 3:00 p.m. and is titled "Opening Closets, Opening Schools: Supporting LGBT Youth Globally."