Like many of us, Kersha Deibel left Ohio to see the world. Like many of us, she’s returned.
The 32-year-old queer New Philadelphia native and University of Cincinnati graduate was hired in February as the new president and CEO of Planned Parenthood’s Southwest Ohio operations, which include seven centers in Cincinnati, Dayton, Hamilton, Springfield and Springdale.
Selina Thompson has a lot of questions about race—1,000, to be exact. And she’s tired of always being asked for the answers.
“As a queer black woman, I am often expected to educate people on race, class and gender,” she told a journalist in her native U.K. a couple years back. “Enough! Time for you to think for yourself.”