Student, University of Connecticut
Owen Logios is a 20-year-old senior at the University of Connecticut studying Math, Statistics, and Women’s, Gender, and Sexuality Studies. He serves as a campus ambassador for GLAAD, the largest LGBTQ+ media organization in America, as well as a Youth Ambassador for the Tyler Clementi Foundation. Owen has worked to support The National Equality March, New York City Heritage of Pride, The True Colors Organization, and The March Against Revenge Porn. At his university, Owen is the Trans and Nonbinary Initiative Coordinator for UConn's Rainbow Center.
Owen’s true passion lies in advocating for young queer people, where he has assisted in research at UConn regarding the safety of transgender and gender non-conforming people on campus. He has also worked closely with the Tyler Clementi Foundation to develop its Youth Ambassador program, which works to prevent bullying and create a culture of kindness in our communities.