Kirsten is an activist, community educator and queer, black mom. Kirsten has been building movements for change and healing for 20 years. She is active in the #BlocktheBunker and #NoNewYouthJail movements for police accountability and ending incarceration. She was also a founding board member of Surge Reproductive Justice & a founding circle member of Black & Tan Hall. Kirsten is running for State Representative in the Seattle #southend 37th District to bring her advocacy and her neighbor's solutions to the halls of Olympia.