Asher Maxey is a 19-year-old youth advocate and sophomore at Virginia Tech majoring in Statistics. Asher champions empathy and transparency in his advocacy for equitable policy reform for the LGBTQ+ community. In his spare time, Asher enjoys listening to music and playing basketball.
We are nearly through the first semester, with Thanksgiving break around the corner. This year, Virginia students and teachers have had to bear in mind new policies – policies that have divided communities. Unfortunately, barriers and biases against transgender and nonbinary youth have persisted in the ongoing debate as to whether they have a right […]