ALLISON KENNY

Blogger and Co-Founder, Spotlight: Girls

Allison Kenny is a blogger, author, entrepreneur and performer. Known for her heartfelt, empowering stories, Allison was honored as a BlogHer Voice of the Year in 2016 and is now a featured writer with SheKnows Experts Among Us. Her blog, Raising a Go Girl, was celebrated by Healthline as one of the best LGBT Parenting Blogs of 2016. Allison writes about her multicultural, queer family who came together through foster adoption in Oakland, CA. Allison writes children's books that star girls of all shapes, sizes and colors so they can see themselves and know their stories matter. In 2002, Allison and her wife co-founded Spotlight: Girls. Together, they produce Go Girls! Camp in the San Francisco Bay Area. This well-loved program activates girls and women to take center stage in their lives. Allison thrives on stage as a Playback Theater artist, moving audiences with improvised performances of their real life stories.

See Allison at Storytelling Your Way to Healing and Support in the Heart & Soul track on Friday, June 23, 2017 from 9:45am - 11:00am.