Yaz Mendez Nuñez is a 25-year-old organizer based in Durham, North Carolina. As a Queer Brown Southerner from a military town, Yaz lives, loves, and hustles in the legacy of their Borinken and Quisqueyan ancestors by practicing music and offering spiritual accompaniment to other community organizers through the seasons of our lives. They serve as the Director of Programs and Communications for Soulforce, an LGBTQI organization sabotaging Christian Supremacy to end spiritual violence against all marginalized people. Their political and spiritual commitments are to enthusiasm, integrity, joy, and authenticity.
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