Ash Beckham

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Ash Beckham
Alma materSylvania Northview High
Home townSylvania
  • Bill Beckham (father)
  • Maryann Beckham (mother)

Ash Beckham[1] is a LGBTQ rights advocate.[2]

Personal Life[edit | hide all | hide | edit source]

Beckham is a lesbian activist and an LGBTQ rights advocate[2], born in Sylvania, Ohio. She completed her graduation in 1991 from Sylvania Northview High.[3]

Career[edit | hide | edit source]

She works as a waitress in a cafe in Boulder.[3]

Achievements[edit | hide | edit source]

She delivered a speech in TEDxBoulder in 2013.[4][5] Her video “Coming Out of the Closet”[6][7][8] went viral with over 3 million views[9][10]. She was called to deliver a speech in Ignite Boulder 20, a volunteer run, geek event.[11]

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  2. 2.0 2.1 "LGBT Advocate Ash Beckham Takes Back The Word 'Gay,' Calls For Societal Change (VIDEO)". Huffington Post. 2013-03-05. Retrieved 2017-12-18.
  3. 3.0 3.1 "Northview grad's talk about being gay goes viral". The Blade. 2013-11-30. Retrieved 2017-12-18.
  4. Press, Europa (2015-08-15). "Las 3 charlas que debes ver antes de tomar una decisión importante". (in Spanish). Retrieved 2017-12-18.
  5. "Why I'm an out, bisexual dad". Salon. 2014-04-10. Retrieved 2017-12-18.
  6. "National Coming Out Day 2014". Pride Source. Retrieved 2017-12-18.
  7. "What to Listen to on the LGBT Day of Silence". E! Online. Retrieved 2017-12-18.
  8. "When the walls come down". Harvard Gazette. 2014-01-31. Retrieved 2017-12-18.
  9. "WATCH: Here's Why Even Straight People Need To Come Out Of The Closet". Huffington Post India. 2013-11-12. Retrieved 2017-12-18.
  10. "Não se esconda. Saia do armário, solte a franga" (in Portuguese). 4 June 2014. Retrieved 2017-12-18.
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