Melanin Stories Matter is focused on our Mission of elevating and amplifying BIPOC voices. Our Advisory Board is comprised of BIPOC members representing diverse communities, Indigenous nations, and areas of expertise. Our Board helps us ask and answer, "Who isn't in the room?" for each aspect of MSM.
Ly is an LGBTQ+ Asian American and MSM Alumna. She's a registered bedside nurse on the front lines of the COVID-19 pandemic.
Kristina is Latina/ Hispana/ Indigena/ Negra and an MSM alumna. She is a storyteller, photographer, and creative marketing specialist based in Puerto Rico.