Staff

MEET OUR TEAM

Scott Fearing

Executive Director
Scott Fearing has been the Executive Director of the Gay Alliance since October of 2013. He joined The Gay Alliance as the Program Director in 2007 where he was primarily responsible for the Education and Training Program. He moved to Rochester in 2006 from Minneapolis where he worked for nearly 15 years as the Senior Director for OutFront Minnesota, a statewide LGBT organization. A graduate of St Cloud State University with a program focus on Inter-cultural Communications and adult education, Fearing has provided consultation and training to many public and private sector organizations around the country, his ...

Jeff Myers

Alliance Managing Director

Joshua L Stapf

Development Director
Joshua Stapf is the Development Director for the Gay Alliance. He grew up in a small town outside of Niagara Falls, NY and attended Rochester Institute of Technology, where he received a Bachelor’s of Science in Museum ...

Jeanne Gainsburg

Education Director
Jeanne Gainsburg received her Bachelor’s Degree in Psychology from Brown University in 1985 and her Master’s Degree in Social Work from Bryn Mawr College in 1992. In 2003, inspired by the suffragettes in Not For Ourselves Alone, Jeanne ...

Susan Jordan

Empty Closet Editor
Susan Jordan grew up on the Jersey shore and has a masters in library science. ...

Jim Anderson

Graphic Designer

Rowan Collins

Education Coordinator
Rowan Collins is the Education Coordinator of the LGBTQ Academy at the Gay Alliance. An ...

Kat Wiggall

Database Administrator
Kat Wiggall is the Database Administrator at the Gay Alliance, where she started working in ...

Staff: Scott Fearing, Jeanne Gainsburg, Susan Jordan, Jim Anderson, Rowan Collins, Kat Wiggall, Jeff Myers, Josh Stapf