Department of Gender and Sexuality Concerns

Laura Evelyn is a rising senior at the University at Albany studying Criminal Justice and Psychology. Laura has been an active student and student leader beginning her freshman year. Laura was the President of the Pride Alliance, the LGBTQ+ student organization on campus, from May 2016-May 2018. In May of 2016 she became the secretary of the performing arts group Phenomenal Voices; she became president of the organization in May of 2017 and continues to serve that position. Laura has been involved in numerous student-faculty committees such as the MLK Celebration Committee 2017-2018, the LGBTQ Advisory Board 2017-2018, and the Student Health Committee 2018. Laura is excited to continue the crucial work as the Director for Gender and Sexuality Concerns by hosting programs, providing a network of resources to students, and advocating for students with concerns and questions in regards to gender and sexuality.

Laura, along with her strong team, is always happy to meet with students and faculty! Should you wish to meet with Laura, please either stop into the office (CC B84) and make an appointment, or e-mail her at

Laura Evelyn
Director of Gender and sexuality