Meet AJ Adams

Rural & Small Town 2SLGBTQIA+ Advocate

AJ Adams (he/him) is a communications professional and a social change advocate with a passion and focus on 2SLGBTQIA+ advocacy. 

He holds a Diploma in Public Relations (Algonquin College) and a Bachelor of Arts in Community Leadership and Equity, Diversity & Human Rights (Laurentian University). During his undergrad, he conducted a research study on the importance of pride in rural Ontario which has led him in becoming a voice and leader for rural 2SLGBTQIA+ and diversity issues.

AJ provides his knowledge, skills and lived experience to community organizations including as president/board chair of Stratford-Perth Pride, board member of Stratford-Perth ShelterLink, Destination Stratford’s Welcoming Community Project and a community member of the Stratford Police Board’s Community Equity Action Team (CEAT).

Looking for a Speaker? I Love Talking About:


2SLGBTQIA+ Experiences in Rural Communities
How to Avoid Rainbow-Washing
The Importance of Pride in Rural Communities

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Work may have included presentations, panels, advisement, consultation and more. 


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