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1120 Adele H. Stamp Student Union
University of Maryland
College Park, MD 20742


LGBTQ Involvement Staff

Collin Vernay (he/him/his) is a first-generation college student from Fort Lauderdale in South Florida. He received a B.S. in Psychology and a B.A. in Sociology, with a Minor in Women's Studies, at the University of Florida before joining the University of Maryland. Now a doctoral student in counseling psychology, Collin works to promote mental wellness among college and community clientele in the immediate DMV area, particularly among queer and trans folks. Collin began his work as Graduate Coordinator for LGBTQ+ Student Involvement and Advocacy in 2017 and currently serves as advisor for Pride Alliance and Theta Pi Sigma, organizes the Creating Change Scholarship Fund, serves on the selection committee for the Lorde-O'Leary Award, and otherwise organizes and hosts LGBTQ+ student programming on campus, including Maryland's annual Pride Month.

If you have any questions, please contact Collin Vernay,