LGBTQ+ Educational Consultant
Amari McGee, LLC

Amari “Mari” McGee is an LGBTQ+ professional speaker, educator, activist, consultant, and content creator. A sincere, engaging, and informative speaker, Mari’s information is vital to anyone who wants to learn more about the LGBTQ+ community. In 2018, shortly after coming out as transgender, Mari founded To Better Understand, Inc. TBU was established to assist individuals who have a lack of knowledge or understanding of the LGBTQ+ community by providing a research-based educational organization that serves to help individuals perceive and comprehend the community from a variety of perspectives. Alongside running his non-profit, Mari has assisted over 200+ transgender individuals from ages 13-25 with their gender transitions. In addition to his successful work with his non-profit and coaching business, Mari has been recognized for his sought-after speeches and presentations. Mari’s classes/workshops are highly acclaimed and set a new standard for LGBTQ+ education. Using his hands-on, interactive speeches, and workshops, clients experience real breakthrough moments and ways that improve their allyship and knowledge. During his professional career, Mari has been featured in Canva, USA Today, PinkNews, and other media outlets for his work within the LGBTQ+ community. Currently, Mari focuses strictly on his consulting business delivering educational and inspirational presentations on allyship, workplace inclusivity, LGBTQ+ history, and community acceptance.‚Äč

Summits Attended: 2022 Pride, 2022 SF

Diverse representation is a priority for us. We're proud to say that our Summit speakers are 80% queer women, 50% women of color, 25% Black & Latinx, and 15% transgender and gender nonconforming.