Our Staff

Maria Trumpler (she/her)

Director
A85B, Office of LGBTQ Resources, 135 Prospect St

Common office hours topics include: Coming out challenges, family issues, navigating Yale, teaching and advising issues, ideas for programs and initiatives, gender identity, queer activism, wellness, especially around food.

Andrew Dowe

Andrew Dowe (he/him)

Associate Director
A85A, Office of LGBTQ Resources, 135 Prospect St

Common office hours topics include: Racial, ethnic and cultural identities, immigrant and first-generation identities and communities, coming out challenges, navigating Yale, ideas for programs and initiatives, queer activism.

Seth Wallace (he/him)

Assistant Director
A85B, Office of LGBTQ Resources, 135 Prospect St

Common office hours topics include: Gender transitions, non-binary and genderqueer identities, family issues, coming out challenges, connecting with New Haven’s queer community, queer emotional intelligence and wellbeing.

Karis Slattery (she/her)

Graduate Programs Coordinator

Common office hours topics include: Faith, spirituality and religious identity, healthy relationships, queer activism, unpacking queer intersectionality, mindfulness, stress-reduction.

Matthew Ellis (He/Him/His)

GSAS Professional Experience Fellow

Common office hours topics include: Yale Graduate and Professional School LBGTQI+ Advocacy. If you have thoughts, suggestions, or recommendations for ways you would like to see the G&P Community grow at Yale, please feel free to reach out and introduce yourself!