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James Eidel

Communications & Development

James Eidle has joined us as Manager of Community Outreach & Events.  James is a well-known face in our LGBTQ+ community and was a key player in our 2020’s Art for Change Stream-a-thon event. James has worked as design director/brand strategist with companies including GAP, Barneys, and Walt Disney. He has also lent this talents to ACTUP NY, the LA Gay & Lesbian Center and the Columbiana County Humane Society & Animal Rescue. James, who openly identifies as queer, brings his passion for the arts along with a vast wealth of creativity and ideas about how Persad can engage with all of our various communities. He will also be working on how Persad can be a more welcoming and inclusive space for everyone.

James can be reached:

jeidel@persadcenter.org