Roxanne Anderson

Artist, Neighborhood and Community Relations
Neighborhood & Community Relations, Minneapolis
Minneapolis, Minnesota

Roxanne Anderson is a 2018 Bush Fellow. Rox is a community activist who’s been working in social service for 30 years.  Rox has been honored with the 2017 Beautiful Humans Award for BIPOC LGBTQI2S Media, 2016 Twin Cities Pride Grand Marshal, University of Minnesota’s Community Excellence Award, Lavender Magazine’s 100 Fab Community Organizer Award, Twin Cities Black Pride Community Service Award for Diversity & Inclusion and featured in Curve Magazine for community leadership. Roxanne is the Director of the Minnesota Transgender Health Coalition, the co-founder/managing director of RARE Productions a multimedia arts and entertainment company focusing on producing and promoting queer artists of color.  Roxanne is a broadcast journalist/on air DJ with KFAI and KRSM radio stations and is a published contributing writer for Gay/Queer Scene Magazine. Rox is a skilled and highly sought facilitator, topics of expertise include LGBTQ identities, Cultural Competency, Transgender Awareness, ally-ship, Strategic Planning, Organizational Development.