Erik Roldan (he/him) comes to Astraea after 20 years of working with and for LGBTQI+ communities in various capacities as a communications professional. Prior to joining Astraea, Erik helmed internal and external communications for Howard Brown Health, the midwest’s largest healthcare organization serving the queer community. He also worked as a Public Information Officer in the Midwest Regional Office for Lambda Legal, supporting marriage equality and transgender rights in state and federal courts. He has also worked as a DJ, radio host, and sound designer. Erik is deeply passionate about working collaboratively towards a future guided by justice and intersectional feminism. He lives in Chicago with his two tiny dogs, and has a passion for music, art, and fashion.