Éirénne Carroll is the Chief Executive Officer for TENI and she has a wealth of experience in launching and leading non-profit initiatives across the globe before joining our team. She has worked extensively in LGBTQ+ rights as the previous Director of Marketing and Development at the LGBT Center of Raleigh where she focused on sustainable funding, and amplifying the voices of the LGBTQ+ community while also overseeing the city of Raleigh’s Pride initiatives and events. She has written for The Huff Post as a guest writer on transgender discrimination and experiences. She was also a founder of The Trans Love Project, an organisation that exists to spread funds to smaller, underfunded trans non-profits in the US that support advocacy and youth programming, you may have even seen Jazz Jennings, Gavin Grimm, and Danica Roem rocking her shirts.
Her work as the CEO of TENI seeks to improve conditions and advance the rights and equality of trans people and their families. She is responsible for overseeing TENI’s strategic plan and for ensuring the voice of the community is at the forefront of the work and can be seen delivering training, presenting at seminars, and in media appearances.
Outside of work she enjoys making art, designing cosplay, reading DC comics, and skating.