Nitasha George (they/them pronouns) is the Director of Anti Violence Services with In Our Own Voices. Their
background is in Psychology and Human Development & Family Sciences, and they have been doing anti-violence work for the past 7 years. Their commitment to anti-violence work has allowed them to advocate for survivors of sexual and domestic violence in legal, medical and educational systems. In their current role, they oversee a team of LGBT+ DV/SA Advocates, support grant writing, provide training and technical assistance to service providers, and elevate the needs of LGBT+ Black, Indigenous Survivors of Color in the Capital Region of New York. When they’re not at work, Nitasha loves to host dinner parties for their loved ones and go on meandering walks with their dog Natalie.