Matthew Jeffries, Ph.D.
Director for the Gender Identity/Expression and Sexual Orientation Resource Center
Washington State University
Matthew Jeffries (he, him, his) serves as the director for the Gender Identity/Expression and Sexual Orientation Resource Center at Washington State University. In this role, he supports system-level change and six campuses in their creation and implementation of LGBTQ+ affirming policies and procedures. Additionally, he supports students and channels their energy for activism into tangible, material change. Prior to this role, he worked in academic advising, new student programs, and residence life. Matthew’s NASPA volunteer experience began at the regional level where he served as the MultiRacial KC (MRKC) regional representative. This role led to roles as chair of the Region V Scholarship Committee, Region V KC Co-Coordinator, Gender and Sexuality KC regional representative, and MRKC Co-Chair.