Precious Brady-Davis is a highly lauded international public speaker and panelist whose mission is to create critical intersectional dialogue, foster empowerment and create solidarity that leads to positive self and social awareness. Precious challenges us all to examine our internalized bias regarding ability, faith, class, sexual orientation, race, and appearance. Through this awareness individuals, organizations, and institutions of higher learning are inspired to create brave spaces in their communities through the act of inclusion. 

Past Speaking Engagements:

Trans Equity Summit - Keynote Speaker- City of Minneapolis - Minneapolis, MN (2018)

Global Scholars Symposium - Keynote Speaker- University of Cambridge - Cambridge, UK (2017)

Martin Luther King Jr. Day Event - Keynote Speaker- Reed College - Portland, OR (2017)

Harvey Milk Dinner - Keynote Speaker- Indiana University- Purdue University Indianapolis - Indianapolis, IN (2017)

Trans Symposium - Keynote Speaker- Hampshire College - Amherst, MA (2017)

“The Building Blocks of Activism: Purpose. Action. Justice.” –  Keynote Speaker - Black Lives Matter Conference - Loyola University - Chicago (2016) 

Lavender Graduation & Chancellor’s Award Reception - Keynote Speaker - University of Nebraska- Lincoln, NE (2016)

“Who do you say that I am?” - Keynote Speaker- Center for Faith Studies - Omaha, NE (2016)

National Conference for Creating Change - Co Chair, National LGBTQ Taskforce – Chicago, IL(2016) - 

“Trans Lives Matter - Transforming the Globe”  – Moderator, Victory Institute – Las Vegas, NV (2015)

Trans Day of Remembrance – Keynote Speaker- James Madison University- Harrisonburg, VA (2015)

The Skew – Panelist for Zackary Drucker’s “The Skew”, Museum of Contemporary Art - Chicago, IL (2015) 

Queer in the City 225 – Panelist – Department of African American Studies, Department of Gender and Sexuality- Northwestern University, Chicago, IL (2015) 

The Trans 100 - Host -  Chicago, IL (2015)

 “Transmopolitan - Transgender Resilience” – Consultant, Keynote Speaker – Inaugural program “Out in Chicago”, Chicago History Museum, Chicago, IL (2015) 

“Black Lives Matter- Justice for Black Same Gender Loving and Transgender Communities” – Panelist, Aids Foundation of Chicago, Chicago, IL (2015) 

“Issues Affecting Transgender Youth”- Presenter, Illinois Department of Public Health Conference (2014), Center on Halsted, Springfield, IL

“Corn this Way” -The Nebraska LGBTQ Emerging Leaders Summit – Keynote Speaker, GLSEN Omaha, NE (2014) 

 “Race, Stonewall, and the Creation of the LGBTQ Movement”- Panelist, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL (2012)